Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Regulations of the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers [18 VAC 65 ‑ 20]
Results of periodic review
Action 5165
General Information
Action Summary Pursuant to a periodic review, the Board intends to amend its regulations governing the practice of funeral services by clarifying certain provisions, updating regulations, and strengthening rules for surface transportation and removal and courtesy cards.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005988]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 4/18/2018
New Periodic Review This action will be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8445 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/26/2019.
8704 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/20/2020.
9020 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/03/2021.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Corie Tillman Wolf  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4479    FAX: (804)527-4471    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.