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Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Regulations Governing the Practice of Marriage and Family Therapy [18 VAC 115 ‑ 50]
Response to petition for rule-making
Action 2259 / Stage 5026
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 7/28/2009  11:34 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 2/20/2009    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/14/2009   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 2/23/2009
Review Completed: 3/9/2009
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 3/27/2009
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/14/2009
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/15/2009
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/3/2009    Volume: 25  Issue: 24
Comment Period Ended 9/2/2009
Effective Date 9/2/2009
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 2259:
Response to petition for rule-making
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (3971) Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/11/2007.
Proposed   (4351) Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/26/2008.
Final   (5026) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/02/2009.
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