Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Veterinary Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine [18 VAC 150 ‑ 20]
Acceptance of veterinary nurse degree
Action 5703 / Stage 9231
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 8/10/2021  9:45 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/16/2021    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/31/2021    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 5/5/2021    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 7/22/2021    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/22/2021   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/16/2021
Review Completed: 3/31/2021
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 3/31/2021
Review Completed: 5/6/2021
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 7/5/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/22/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/22/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/16/2021    Volume: 37  Issue: 26
Comment Period Ended 9/15/2021
Effective Date 10/1/2021
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kelli Moss  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)597-4133    FAX: (804)767-1011    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5703:
Acceptance of veterinary nurse degree
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Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (9231) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2021.
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