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Board of Counseling
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Art Therapy (under development)
Action: New chapter for licensure
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Board of Dentistry
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Action: Training and supervision of digital scan technicians
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Action: Administration of sedation and anesthesia
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Last comment: 2/24/21 4:31 pm
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dental Assistants
Action: Training in infection control
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Last comment: 3/1/21 11:50 am
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dental Assistants
Action: Education and training for dental assistants II
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Board of Housing and Community Development
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Virginia Amusement Device Regulations
Action: Update the Virginia Amusement Device Regulations
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code
Action: Update the Statewide Fire Prevention Code
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code
Action: Update the Uniform Statewide Building Code
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Virginia Industrialized Building Safety Regulations
Action: Update the Industrialized Building Safety Regulations
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Enterprise Zone Grant Program Regulation
Action: Update Application Procedures
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
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Regulations Governing Delegation to an Agency Subordinate [under development]
Action: Replacement of section from Chapter 20 on delegation to an agency subordinate
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Assisted Living Facility Administrators
Action: Recommendations of RAP on qualifications for licensure
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Draft Local Education Agency Provider Manual
Draft Local Education Agency Provider Manual
 
 
 Closes: 3/7/21
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Last comment: 3/4/21 10:42 am
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Draft: CCC Plus Waiver Provider Manual
Draft: CCC Plus Waiver Provider Manual
 
 
 Closes: 3/11/21
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Draft: EPSDT Supplement Provider Manual
Draft: EPSDT Supplement Provider Manual
 
 
 Closes: 3/11/21
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Draft: Temporary Detention Order Supplement Provider Manual
Draft: Temporary Detention Order Supplement Provider Manual
 
 
 Closes: 3/18/21
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Public Comment: FAMIS MOMS Demonstration Amendment: 12 Months Postpartum Coverage
Public Comment: FAMIS MOMS Demonstration Amendment: 12 Months Postpartum Coverage
 
 
 Closes: 3/22/21
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Public Notice - Intent to Amend State Plan - Behavioral Health Enhancement
Public Notice - Intent to Amend State Plan - Behavioral Health Enhancement
 
 
 Closes: 3/24/21
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Public Notice - Intent to Amend State Plan - Tribal Health Clinic
Public Notice - Intent to Amend State Plan - Tribal Health Clinic
 
 
 Closes: 3/25/21
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Public Notice - Intent to Amend State Plan - Coverage of Mandatory Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Drugs
Public Notice - Intent to Amend State Plan - Coverage of Mandatory Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Drugs
 
 
 Closes: 3/25/21
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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: CMH and Peers Updates
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: Update to State Supplemental Drug Rebate Agreement
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care
Action: Service Authorization
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rate; Other Types of Care
Action: Incontinence Supplies
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rates for Long-Term Care
Action: Fair Rental Value for New and Renovated Nursing Facilities
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Waivered Services
Action: CCC Plus - Part 1
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Waivered Services
Action: Three Waivers (ID, DD, DS) Redesign
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Board of Medicine
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic
Action: Conversion therapy
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 4/16/21
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Physician Assistants
Action: Practice with patient care team physician
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Regulations Governing the Licensure of Surgical Assistants and Registration of Surgical Technologists
Action: Amendments for surgical assistants consistent with a licensed profession
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Board of Nursing
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing
Action: Unprofessional conduct - conversion therapy
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 4/16/21
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Regulations Governing Nursing Education Programs
Action: Use of simulation
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 4/30/21
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Regulations Governing the Licensure of Nurse Practitioners
Action: Unprofessional conduct/conversion therapy
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 4/16/21
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Board of Pharmacy
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Regulations Governing Pharmaceutical Processors
Action: Registered agents and wholesale distribution
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 4/30/21
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Regulations Governing Pharmaceutical Processors
Action: Response to petition for rulemaking
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulations Governing Pharmaceutical Processors
Action: Amendments resulting from SB976 of the 2020 General Assembly
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Board of Physical Therapy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Board of Social Work
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
Action: Changes to endorsement and reinstatement; standards of practice
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
Action: Unprofessional conduct/practice of conversion therapy
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
Allowances and extension for examination for LCSW
 
 
 Closes: 3/10/21
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Commission on the Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Program
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Ignition Interlock Regulations
Action: Amendments to Virginia's Ignition Interlock Regulations
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Remote Alcohol Monitoring Devices
Action: Promulgate new regulation governing remote alcohol monitoring devices
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Department (Board) of Juvenile Justice
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Minimum Standards for Research Involving Human Subjects or Records of the Department of Juvenile Justice
Action: Fast-track regulatory action to amend the process for approving data requests and research proposals
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulations Governing Youth Detained Pursuant to Federal Contracts [Under Development]
Action: Establish new regulations applicable to programs detaining youth pursuant to federal contracts
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired
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Regulations Governing Deaf-Blind Services
Action: Update agency name and add Code of Virginia, Virginia Administrative Code, and federal law citations.
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Regulations Governing Low Vision
Action: Update agency name and editing for clarity
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Department of Conservation and Recreation
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Virginia State Parks Regulations
Action: Amendments to the Virginia State Park Regulations
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 5/14/21
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Department of General Services
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Request for Comments on Revision to Fees for Drinking Water Laboratory Certification
Request for Comments on Revision to Fees for Drinking Water Laboratory Certification
 
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Forensic Science Board
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Regulations for Breath Alcohol Testing
 
 
 Closes: 3/22/21
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Regulations for the Approval of Field Tests for Detection of Drugs
 
 
 Closes: 3/22/21
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Regulations for the Implementation of the Law Permitting DNA Analysis Upon Arrest for All Violent Felonies and Certain Burglaries
 
 
 Closes: 3/22/21
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Regulations for the Approval of Marijuana Field Tests for Detection of Marijuana Plant Material
 
 
 Closes: 3/22/21
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DNA Data Bank Regulations
 
 
 Closes: 3/22/21
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Motor Vehicle Dealer Board
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Maximum Civil Penalty for Unlicensed Salesperson per Administrative Action
Maximum Civil Penalty for Unlicensed Salesperson per Administrative Action
 
 
 Closes: 4/30/21
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State Board of Education
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Licensure Regulations for School Personnel
Action: Fast-Track Revisions to the Licensure Regulations for School Personnel to Comport with Legislation
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia
Action: Amendments to Graduation Requirements in the SOA to Comport with 2020 Legislation
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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State Board of Health
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State Medical Facilities Plan
Action: Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulations for the Licensure of Nursing Facilities
Action: Amend regulations to revise construction standards for nursing facilities
Stage: Final
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulations for the Licensure of Hospices
Action: Amend Regulation Following Periodic Review
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Certification of Community Health Workers [Under Development]
Action: Adopt regulations setting forth the requirements for community health worker certification
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulation for the Certificate of Quality Assurance of Managed Care Health Insurance Plan (MCHIP) Licensees
Action: Amend regulations to conform to Ch.703 of the 2018 Acts of Assembly and changes related to Provider Credentialing
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Regulations for the Licensure of Hospitals in Virginia
Action: Amend Regulations to Conform to Ch. 433 of the 2019 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Sexual Assault Survivor Treatment and Transfer Regulation [Under Development]
Action: Promulgation of New Regulation to Implement Chapter 725 of the 2020 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Waterworks Operation Fee
 
 
 Closes: 3/17/21
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Last comment: 2/25/21 10:12 am
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Rainwater Harvesting Systems Regulations [Under Development]
Action: Rainwater Harvesting Regulations
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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State Board of Social Services
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Voluntary Registration of Family Day Homes - Requirements for Providers [under development]
Action: Repeal existing regulation and adopt new Standards for Voluntary Registration of Family Day Homes
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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Fraud Reduction/Elimination Effort
Action: Rename Program & Modify Local Reimbursement Formula
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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State Response When A Local Department of Social Services Fails To Provide Services [Under Development]
Action: Establish Regulation for State Oversight of Local Departments of Social Services
Stage: Proposed
 
 Closes: 3/19/21
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Last comment: 2/25/21 2:22 pm
 
State Water Control Board
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Water Quality Standards
Action: Triennial Review Rulemaking to Adopt New, Update or Cancel Existing Water Quality Standards (2020)
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 3/31/21
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Watershed Permit Regulation for Total Nitrogen and Total Phosphorus Discharges and Nutrient Trading in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed in Virginia
Action: 2021 Amendment and Reissuance of General Permit Regulation
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 4/30/21
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Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Designation and Management Regulations (formerly 4VAC50-90)
Action: Amendment to incorporate coastal resilience and adaptation to sea-level rise and climate change into existing criteria.
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 5/3/21
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Last comment: 2/26/21 11:52 am
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Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Designation and Management Regulations (formerly 4VAC50-90)
Action: Amendment to incorporate additional requirements related to preservation of mature trees and replanting of trees into existing criteria.
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
 
 Closes: 5/3/21
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Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board
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Impounding Structure Regulations
Action: Requiring Use of Dam Safety Inventory System (DSIS)
Stage: Fast-Track
 
 Closes: 4/14/21
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Virginia Waste Management Board
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Solid Waste Management Regulations
Action: Amendment 9
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action
 
 Closes: 4/16/21
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