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Board of Psychology
Regulations Governing the Practice of Psychology [18 VAC 125 ‑ 20]
Unprofessional conduct/conversion therapy
Action 5218 / Stage 8802
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 11/18/2019  3:14 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/30/2019   (modified 12/17/2019)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/18/2019    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 12/19/2019    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 2/25/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 8/6/2020   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/30/2019
Review Completed: 11/18/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 11/18/2019
Review Completed: 12/19/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 5/29/2020
Governor's Review Review Completed: 8/6/2020
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 8/6/2020
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/31/2020    Volume: 37  Issue: 1
Public Hearings

10/27/2020 9:45 AM

Comment Period Ended 10/30/2020
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)327-4435    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5218:
Unprofessional conduct/conversion therapy
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8522) Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/07/2019.
Proposed   (8802) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/30/2020.
Final   (9221) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/18/2021.
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