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secretary Commerce and Trade
Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity
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Regulations to Govern the Certification of Small, Women- and Minority-Owned Businesses
Action: Regulations to Govern the Certification of Small, Women-Owned, and Minority-Owned Businesses
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 10/4/17
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Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors
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Virginia Asbestos Licensing Regulations
Action: Update regulations for asbestos labs and project monitors
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 11/3/17
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Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
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Board of Coal Mining Examiners Certification Requirements
Action: Clarifying amendments regarding underground and surface mine certifications
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 10/4/17
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Safety and Health Codes Board
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Boiler and Pressure Vessel Regulations
Action: Updating Documents Incorporated by Reference
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/22/17
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Administrative Regulation for the Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Program
Action: Procedures for the application of penalties for state and local government employers
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 11/3/17
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secretary Education
State Board of Education
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Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia
Action: Comprehensive review of the Standards of Accreditation
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 10/6/17
4 comments
Last comment: 9/22/17 4:04 am
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Regulations Governing Nutritional Guidelines for Competitive Foods Sold in Virginia Public Schools
Action: CH 740: To establish nutritional guidelines for all foods sold to students in the public schools during the regular school day
Stage: Final

 Closes: 10/18/17
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secretary Finance
Department of Taxation
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Bank Franchise Tax
Action: Amend Bank Franchise Regulation to Conform to Law Changes and Existing Policy
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 10/6/17
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Business, Professional and Occupational License Tax Regulation
Action: To Amend the BPOL Tax Regulation to Reflect a Recent Decision of the Virginia Supreme Court
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 9/22/17
1 comments
Last comment: 9/1/17 12:05 pm
secretary Health and Human Resources
Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Multiple Provider Manual Drafts for Stakeholder Input  General Notice

 Closes: 9/28/17
2 comments
Last comment: 9/2/17 5:24 pm
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Public Notice: DRAFT Durable Medical Equipment and Supplies (DME) Provider Manual for Stakeholder Input  General Notice

 Closes: 10/1/17
1 comments
Last comment: 9/21/17 5:20 pm
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Public Notice: DRAFT Residential Treatment Services, Psychiatric Services, and CMHRS Provider Manuals for Stakeholder Input  General Notice

 Closes: 10/7/17
2 comments
Last comment: 9/8/17 9:57 am
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Notice Regarding the Cancellation/Rescheduling of the September 11, 2017, Medicaid Appeals Workgroup  General Notice

 Closes: 9/22/17
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Public Notice: DRAFT New Opioid Treatment Services Supplement and Updates to the Addiction and Recovery Treatment Services Provider Manual and the Peer Services Supplement for Stakeholder Input  General Notice

 Closes: 10/15/17
5 comments
Last comment: 9/19/17 9:22 am
State Board of Health
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Virginia's Rules and Regulations Governing Cooperative Agreements
Action: Promulgate Regulations Governing Cooperative Agreements
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 10/4/17
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Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: EPSDT Behavioral Therapy Services
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/22/17
32 comments
Last comment: 9/20/17 5:56 pm
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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: LDCT Lung Cancer Screening
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/22/17
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Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care
Action: 2015 Long Term Services and Supports Screening Changes
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 11/3/17
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Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care
Action: Utilization Review Changes
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/22/17
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Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care
Action: Home Health Accrediting Organizations
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 10/4/17
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Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
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Auxiliary Grants Program
Action: Amend Auxiliary Grant (AG) Regulations
Stage: Final

 Closes: 10/4/17
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Adult Services Standards
Action: Establish Adult Services Standards
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 10/4/17
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State Board of Social Services
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Amend Public Participation Guidelines
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 10/18/17
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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Action: Income Exclusion for Legally Obligated Child Support Payments
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 10/22/17
2 comments
Last comment: 9/20/17 11:45 pm
Board of Medicine
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Regulations Governing Prescribing of Opioids and Buprenorphine
Action: Initial regulations
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA

 Closes: 10/18/17
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Board of Nursing
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Regulations of the Board of Nursing (Repealed)
Action: Amendment to name tag requirement
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/22/17
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Regulations Governing Nursing Education Programs
Action: Accreditation of RN Education programs
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/22/17
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Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing Home Administrators
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 10/22/17
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Board of Pharmacy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Response to petitions for rulemaking
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 11/3/17
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Board of Physical Therapy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy
Action: Recognition of oPTion assessment tool
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 10/22/17
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Board of Counseling
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
Action: Acceptance of doctoral practicum/internship hours towards residency requirements
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 10/4/17
1 comments
Last comment: 9/5/17 9:55 am
Board of Social Work
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
Action: Definition of clinical social work services and supervision of applicant for reinstatement/reactivatn
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/22/17
14 comments
Last comment: 9/21/17 11:40 am
Board of Veterinary Medicine
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
Action: Faculty and intern/resident license
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/22/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Final

 Closes: 10/4/17
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secretary Natural Resources
Department of Environmental Quality
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Fast-Track revisions to include changes needed as a result of Chapter 795 of the 2012 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 10/18/17
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Regulations for the Certification of Recycling Machinery and Equipment for Local Tax Exemption Purposes (formerly 9 VAC 20-140)  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 9/26/17
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State Water Control Board
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Fast-Track Revisions As A Result Of Chapter 795 of the 2012 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 10/18/17
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Discharges From Petroleum Contaminated Sites, Groundwater Remediation and Hydrostatic Tests
Action: Amend and Reissue Petroleum ...GP Regulation
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 10/20/17
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Non-Contact Cooling Water Discharges of 50,000 Gallons Per Day or Less
Action: Amend and Reissue Non-Contact Cooling Water VPDES GP Regulation
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 10/20/17
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Water Quality Standards
Action: Triennial Review Remaining Issues - BACH (Bacteria, Ammonia, Cadmium and Human Health Criteria)
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 11/17/17
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Potable Water Treatment Plants
Action: Potable Water Treatment Plant GP Amendment and Reissuance
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 10/20/17
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Virginia Stormwater Management Program (VSMP) Regulations (formerly 4VAC50-60)
Action: Appropriate Signing of Certain Documents
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 10/6/17
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secretary Technology
Identity Management Standards Advisory Council
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Certification of Trust Framework Operators Guidance Document  General Notice

 Closes: 10/24/17
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Trustmarks for Digital Identity Management Guidance Document  General Notice

 Closes: 10/24/17
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