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Accountancy, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
To amend provisions about CPE & other topics. Chap 291 (2003)

Aging and Rehabilitative Services, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Auxiliary grants; supportive housing providers Chap 567 (2016) 4637 / Emergency/NOIRA

Agriculture and Consumer Services, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Private Animal Shelter Purpose Chap 319 (2016) 4622 / NOIRA

Air Pollution Control Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Air Emissions Control - CAIR and CAMR Chap 867 (2006), Chap 920 (2006) 1809 / NOIRA

Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Improving customer expectations and agency customer service Chap 412 (2015)
Limited distiller's license Chap 695 (2015)

Architects, Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, Certified Interior Designers, and Landscape Architects, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4675 / Fast-Track

Asbestos, Lead and Home Inspectors, Virginia Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
EPA Renovation, Repair and Painting Program Chap 819 (2009) 3086 / Proposed
Mandatory Licensure of Home Inspectors Chap 161 (2016), Chap 436 (2016)
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4645 / Fast-Track

Auctioneers Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4676 / Fast-Track

Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
CE credit for volunteer work Chap 82 (2016) 4655 / Fast-Track

Barbers and Cosmetology, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4639 / Fast-Track

Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Compensation to Individuals Involuntarily Sterilized Pursuant to the Virginia Eugenical Sterilization Act Item 307 (2015) 4414 / Emergency/NOIRA
Certification of Peer Support Specialists Chap 780 (2016), Item 311 (2016)

Cemetery Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4718 / Fast-Track

Conservation and Development of Public Beaches, Board on
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Public Beach Grant Regulations Chap 79 (2003), Chap 89 (2003), Chap 844 (2001), Chap 656 (1989)

Contractors, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Specialty for Clean-up of Former Meth Lab Sites Chap 527 (2016) 4540 / NOIRA

Counseling, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
CE credit for volunteer work Chap 82 (2016) 4630 / Fast-Track

Criminal Justice Services, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
2012 Legislation to Establish Minimum Training Standards for Juvenile Corrections Officers Chap 140 (2012) 4304 / NOIRA
Private investigators; personal protection specialist; independent contractors Chap 202 (2015) 4457 / Proposed
2016 Budget Approval of a New Regional Criminal Justice Academy Item 398 (2016) 4564 / Final
Licensure of Private Security Services; Waiver of Certain Prohibitions Chap 561 (2016)
Special Conservators of the Peace; Registration and Appointment Requirements Chap 551 (2016)

Dentistry, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Remote supervision of dental hygienists Chap 497 (2016)
Exemption from registration for certain mobile dental clinics Chap 78 (2016)
Allowance for volunteer practice to count as continuing education hours Chap 82 (2016) 4597 / Fast-Track

Education, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Nutritional guideline; Board and VDH to develop for all competitive foods in public schools, report. Chap 0718 (2010), Chap 568 (2015) 3377 / Proposed
Licensure requirements for teachers who teach only online courses Chap 365 (2012) 3831 / Proposed
Student Growth Indicators Chap 640 (2013), Chap 672 (2013), Chap 692 (2013) 4019 / NOIRA
Revisions to teacher and administrator evaluation, probationary period, and grievance procedure Chap 650 (2013) 3833 / Proposed
Use of seclusion and restraint in public schools Chap 142 (2015), Chap 147 (2015) 4336 / NOIRA
Review of Accreditation Status Chap 566 (2015)
Posession and Administration of Epinephrine in Private Schools for Students with Disabilities Chap 387 (2015)
Policies related to FERPA Chap 139 (2015)
Child Day Programs Chap 442 (2016)
Profile of a Graduate Chap 750 (2016), Chap 720 (2016)
Profile of a Graduate Chap 750 (2016), Chap 720 (2016) 4019 / NOIRA
Mixed-Delivery Preschool programs Chap 738 (2016)
Provisional License for Veterans Chap 389 (2016)
3 Year License for CTE teachers Chap 651 (2016)
Waiver of Teacher Licensure Requirements Chap 435 (2016)
Dyslexia training as licensure requirement Chap 649 (2016)

Environmental Quality, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Small Renewble (Water Related) Energy Projects; DEQ to develop procedure permitting construction and operation - SEE PURPOSE NOTE Chap 808 (2009), Chap 854 (2009)

Forensic Science, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Amending DNA Data Bank Regulation Chap 193 (2015)

Funeral Directors and Embalmers, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
CE credit for volunteer work Chap 82 (2016) 4700 / Fast-Track

Health Professions, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Definition of dietitian or nutritionist - repeal of 18VAC75-30 Chap 91 (2016)

Health Professions, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
24-hour reporting to Prescription Monitoring Program Chap 309 (2016)

Health, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Continuing Care Retirement Communities; Admission to Nursing Home Beds Chap 433 (2013)
Implementation of Voluntary Electronic Monitoring in Nursing Home Residents' Rooms Chap 674 (2013), Chap 682 (2013)
COPN - Transfer of nursing facility beds and CCRC open admission periods Chap 515 (2013)
COPN - Amendments to Conditions of Existing Certificates Chap 460 (2013)
Hospital Stillbirth Policies Chap 661 (2015) 4499 / NOIRA
Cooperative Agreements Chap 741 (2015) 4439 / Emergency/NOIRA
Hospital Regulations - Estimate of Payment Amount for Which Patient will be Responsible Chap 49 (2016)
Nursing Home Regulations - Refund of Unexpended Patient Funds Chap 85 (2016)
Registration Fee for Private Inspectors of Xray Devices Chap 685 (2016) 4601 / NOIRA
Audio-Visual Recording of Nursing Home Residents Chap 600 (2016)

Hearing Aid Specialists, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4640 / Fast-Track

Housing and Community Development, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Christmas Tree Fire Safety Chap 138 (2004) 1512 / Emergency

Long-Term Care Administrators, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
CE credit for volunteer work Chap 82 (2016) 4669 / Fast-Track

Medical Assistance Services, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Limits on Indirect/Direct Care Inflation Adjstmnt Item 325 (2003) 1285 / Emergency
Freeze the CPI Adjustment for Medically Needy and Item 325 (2003) 1291 / Emergency
Addition of Stretcher Vans to Transportation Cover Item 322 (2003) 1292 / Emergency
Coverage of School-Based Transportation Item 324 (2003)
Independence Plus Waiver Modification Item 325 (2003)
Inflation Factor for Inpatient Hospital Reimburse Item 325 (2003) 1286 / Emergency
Prior Auth. for CAT, MRI and PET Scans Item 325 (2003) 1294 / Emergency
Freeze Freestanding Psych Hospitals Rates Item 326 (2004) 1532 / Emergency/NOIRA
Increase Reimb to Physicians for Emergency Proc Item 326 (2004) 1565 / Emergency/NOIRA
Modification of Indirect Medical Education Payment Chap 951 (2005) 1798 / Emergency/NOIRA
Pediatric Dental Program Chap 951 (2005), Item 322 (2005) 1685 / Emergency/NOIRA
Personal Maintenance Allowance Increase Chap 302 (2006), Item MM (2006)
Optional Family Planning Services and Group Item 297 (2011) 3480 / Final
Freestanding Birthing Centers Item 297 (2011)
Commonwealth Coordinated Care Chap 806 (2013) 4016 / Proposed
Modify Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Methodology Chap (2014), Item 301 (2014) 4396 / Fast-Track
Annual RBRVS Update Chap 2 (2014), Item 301 (2014)
FY15 MCO Capitation Rates Chap 2 (2014), Item 301 (2014)
Levels A-B--C Psychiatric Services Item 301 (2015)
2015 Pre-Admission Screening Changes Item 301 (2015) 4342 / Emergency/NOIRA
Pharmacy Fee-For-Service Reimbursement Item 301 (2015), Item 306 (2016)
Excluding from reportable income compensation from Sterilization Fund Item 307 (2015) 4339 / Proposed
Consumer Directed Services Facilitators Item 307 (2012), Item 307 (2013) 4046 / Emergency/NOIRA
2016 Non-Institutional Provider Reimbursement Changes Item 306 (2016)
GAP-SMI Item 306 (2016) 4252 / Emergency
Managed Long-Term Services and Supports Item 306 (2106)
Addiction and Recovery Treatment Services (ARTS) Item 306 (2016) 4692 / Fast-Track
Three Waiver Redesign Item 306 (2016) 4500 / Emergency/NOIRA
Institutions for Mental Disease Reimbursement Changes Item 307 (2012), Item 307 (2013) 3968 / Final
LDCT Lung Cancer Screening Item 306 (2016) 4693 / Emergency/NOIRA
Reconsideration of Final Agency Decision Chap 694 (2016) 4610 / Emergency/NOIRA
No Coverage of Overtime Hours for CD Personal Assistance, Respite, and Companion Services Item 306 (2016) 4634 / NOIRA
Governor's Access Plan for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness Item 301 (2015), Item 306 (2016) 4642 / Proposed

Medicine, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Licensure of genetic counselors Chap 10 (2014), Chap 266 (2014) 4254 / Proposed
CE credit for volunteer work Chap 82 (2016) 4705 / Fast-Track
4704 / Fast-Track
4703 / Fast-Track
4702 / Fast-Track

Office of the State Inspector General
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Reward Fund (2009) Chap 340 (2009) 4264 / Emergency/NOIRA
Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Protection Act; applicability to Virginia citizens (2014) Chap 403 (2014) 4264 / Emergency/NOIRA
Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Reward Fund; amount of reward; duties of the State Inspector General (2013) Chap 572 (2013), Chap 690 (2013) 4264 / Emergency/NOIRA
Office of the State Inspector General (2011) Chap 798 (2011), Chap 871 (2011) 4264 / Emergency/NOIRA

Optometry, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
CE credit for volunteer work Chap 82 (2016) 4683 / Fast-Track

Pharmacy, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Permits for outsourcing facilities Chap 300 (2015) 4452 / Proposed
Permits for physicians selling drugs Chap 117 (2015) 4451 / Proposed
Permits for pharmaceutical processor of cannabidiol oil Chap 577 (2016)
Permits for non-resident medical equipment suppliers Chap 88 (2016)
Requirements for third-party logistics providers; wholesale distributors Chap 221 (2016)

Professional Soil Scientists, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4677 / Fast-Track

Psychology, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
CE credit for volunteer work Chap 82 (2016) 4690 / Fast-Track

Real Estate Appraiser Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4717 / Fast-Track

Real Estate Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4708 / Fast-Track

Safety and Health Codes Board
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Virginia Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Chap 339 (2015), Item (2015) 4406 / Proposed
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4661 / Fast-Track
Safety and health program for public employees. Chap 526 (2016) 4681 / NOIRA

Social Services, State Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Kinship Foster Care Placements Chap 568 (2012) 3822 / NOIRA
Eligibilty for State Pool Funds Chap 0005 (2013) 3962 / Final
Child Abuse Investigations- Employees of School Divisions Chap 0506 (2013) 3902 / Final
Independent Living Services-foster children committed to DJJ Chap 0564 (2013), Chap 0362 (2013) 3962 / Final
Foster Care-time to conduct hearings, etc. Chap 0130 (2013) 3962 / Final
Child abuse and neglect investigations-time limit for reports Chap 0340 (2013) 3902 / Final
Code of Virginia Citation Change Chap 758 (2015), Chap 770 (2015) 4438 / Fast-Track
Child Welfare Mandates Chap 631 (2016)
Kinship Foster Care; Removal of Child from Physical Custody of Kinship Foster Parent Chap 257 (2014)

Social Work, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
CE credit for volunteer work Chap 82 (2016) 4698 / Fast-Track

Soil and Water Conservation Board, Virginia
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Nutrient Trading Certification Chap 748 (2012) 3760 / Proposed

State Board of Elections
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
SAVE Program Citizenship Database Chap 686 (2013)
Split Precincts Chap 264 (1971)

Taxation, Department of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Amended Returns Chap 234 (2006) 4558 / Fast-Track
Exemptions for certain farm animals' medicines Chap 331 (2006), Chap 361 (2006)
Exemption for Medicines and Drugs for Hospitals Chap 217 (2006) 2194 / NOIRA
Personal Exemption Amount Increased Chap 67 (2005), Chap 3 (2004)
Exemptions, Exclusions, Subtractions, and Additions Chap 3 (2004)
Extension for Filing Income Tax Returns Chap 100 (2005)
Gift Sales for Nonresidents and Bad Debt Accountin Chap 355 (2005) 2195 / NOIRA
Exemption for Transfers to Partnerships and LLCs Chap 93 (2005)
Qualified Equity and Subordinated Debt Investments Tax Credit Chap 614 (2004), Chap 853 (2009)
Individual Income Tax Returns Chap 544 (2004)
Intangible Holding Company Addback Chap 3 (2004) 2327 / NOIRA
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Bad debt Chap 3 (2004)
Credit for sales taxes paid to other states Chap 3 (2004)
Fuels for domestic consumption Chap 3 (2004)
Manufacturing and Processing Chap 3 (2004) 2239 / NOIRA
Printing Chap 821 (2004) 2198 / NOIRA
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Returned goods Chap 3 (2004)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Schools and colleges Chap 536 (2004)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Telephone calling card Chap 60 (2004)
Additional tax paid by grantor Chap 626 (2004)
Filing Threshold and Personal Exemption Amounts for Individual Income Tax Chap 527 (2007), Chap 543 (2007)
Recordation Exemptions for Merging LLCs Chap 639 (2007), Chap 233 (2007)
Qualified Equity and Subordinated Debt Investments Tax Credit; Qualified Businesses Chap 853 (2009)
Qualify Disposition of Real Property Chap 508 (2009)
Foodstuff Fabrication Chap 36 (2009) 2243 / NOIRA
Retail Sales and Use Tax: Contractors Respecting Real Estate Chap 119 (2010)
Cigarette Tax: Affixing of Stamps by Stamping Agent Chap 701 (2010)

Transportation Board, Commonwealth
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Establish guidelines consistent with Commonwealth Transportation Board regulations to permit mobile food vending in VDOT-owned commuter parking lots. Chap 765 (2016)

Veterinary Medicine, Board of
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Licensure of faculty and residents at veterinary college Chap 306 (2016) 4616 / NOIRA

Waste Management Board, Virginia
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Removal of Mercury Switches in Motor Vehicles - Repeal Chap 311 (2011) 4591 / Fast-Track

Water Control Board, State
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Confined Animal Feeding Operations - VPA Program Chap 0375 (2003) 1649 / Fast-Track
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VPDES) Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VPA) Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (Ground Water withdrawal) Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VWP) Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution Chap 557 (2008), Chap 276 (2008)
Flow Rate Capacity and Velocity Requiremetns for Erosion and Sediment Control Plans Chap 66 (2016)
Nutrient Credit Certification - Timeline for Consideration and Certification of Credits Outside Chesapeake Bay Watershed Chap 653 (2016) 3760 / Proposed
Acquisition of Nutrient Offset Credits Chap 377 (2016), Chap 137 (2016) 4319 / Proposed

Waterworks and Wastewater Works Operators, Board for
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Right to counsel in rule-making proceedings Chap 795 (2012) 4644 / Fast-Track

Workers' Compensation Commission
Title Legislation ActionID / Latest Stage
Determining number & geographic areas of "communities" across Virginia Chap 456 (2015) 4470 / Emergency/NOIRA
Workers' Compensation Electronic Medical Billing Chap 621 (2015) 4522 / NOIRA
Workers' compensation medical fee schedules Chap 279 (2016)