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State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
Regulations Governing the Certification of Certain Institutions to Confer Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates [8 VAC 40 ‑ 31]
Regulatory Language for Enrollment Agreement Legislation
Action 4821 / Stage 9200
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 1/26/2021  4:12 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/24/2021    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/21/2021   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 3/24/2021
Review Completed: 4/14/2021
Secretary Review Secretary of Education Review Completed: 4/20/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/21/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/27/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/17/2022    Volume: 38  Issue: 11
Comment Period Ended 2/17/2022
Effective Date 2/18/2022
Contact Information
Name / Title: Sandra Freeman  / SCHEV Associate Director
Address: 101 N. 14th Street, 9th Floor
Monroe Building
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-3862    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 4821:
Regulatory Language for Enrollment Agreement Legislation
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (7937) Stage withdrawn on 01/04/2018 before the Governor's office completed its review.
NOIRA   (8175) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/31/2018.
Proposed   (8684) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/14/2020.
Final   (9200) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/18/2022.
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