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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Hearing Aid Specialists and Opticians
Hearing Aid Specialists Regulations [18 VAC 80 ‑ 20]
HAS Fee Adjustment 2019
Action 5274 / Stage 9912
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 3/22/2023  7:24 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 1/20/2023    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 1/20/2023    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 2/21/2023   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 1/20/2023
Review Completed: 2/8/2023
Secretary Review Secretary of Labor Review Completed: 2/13/2023
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 2/21/2023
Governor Review Completed: 2/21/2023
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 2/22/2023
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 3/27/2023    Volume: 39  Issue: 16
Comment Period Ended 4/26/2023
Effective Date 5/1/2023
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kelley Smith  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-8590    FAX: (866)245-9693    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5274:
HAS Fee Adjustment 2019
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8607) Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/19/2020.
Proposed   (9051) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/01/2022.
Final   (9912) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/01/2023.
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