Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Rules and Regulations for the Identification of Medically Underserved Areas in Virginia
[12 VAC 5 ‑ 540]
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 4/28/2019
Pursuant to Executive Order 14 (as amended July 16, 2018) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Department of Health is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of VAC citation: 12 VAC 5--540, title of regulation: Rules and Regulations Governing the Identification of Medically Underserved Areas in Virginia.
The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (as amended July 16, 2018). http://TownHall.Virginia.Gov/EO-14.pdf
The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to this regulation, including whether the regulation (i) is necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimizes the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) is clearly written and easily understandable.
The comment period begins 5/27/2019, and ends on 6/17/2019.
Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at http://www.townhall.virginia.gov/L/Forums.cfm. Comments may also be sent to Name: Olivette Burroughs, Title: Health Workforce Specialist, Address: Virginia Department of Health, 109 Governor Street, City: Richmond, State: Virginia, Zip: 23219, Telephone: (804)864-7431, Fax: (804)864-7440, email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency. Following the close of the public comment period, a report of both reviews will be posted on the Town Hall and a report of the small business impact review will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.
Name / Title:
Statewide Health Workforce Manager
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 5/27/2019
begins on the publication date and ends on 6/17/2019
Comments Received: 1
Amend the regulation
Action Implementing the Result
Not yet specified
Attorney General Certification
Result of Review: Certified
Governor's Office Review
Governor Review Pending