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Accountancy, Board for
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
To amend provisions about CPE & other topics. 2003 4/6/2004

Air Pollution Control Board
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Air Emissions Control - CAIR and CAMR 2006 1809 / NOIRA
Reserved for future mandate
Reserved for future mandate

Alcoholic Beverage Control Board
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Happy hours, gifts, containers, and the storage and sale of premixed alcoholic beverages, etc. 2015
Improving customer expectations and agency customer service 2015
Limited distiller's license 2015

Asbestos, Lead and Home Inspectors, Virginia Board for
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
EPA Renovation, Repair and Painting Program 2009 3086 / Proposed
Requirements for New Home Inspections 2015 4370 / NOIRA

Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Qualifications for cerumen management by audiologists 2014 1/1/2015 4257 / Proposed
Qualifications for assistant speech-language pathologists 2014 4258 / Proposed

Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, State Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Compensation to Individuals Involuntarily Sterilized Pursuant to the Virginia Eugenical Sterilization Act 2015 12/26/2015 4414 / Emergency/NOIRA
Early intervention services system 2013 4106 / Fast-Track

Cemetery Board
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Special interments of human remains & pets of deceased humans 2014 4223 / Proposed

Charitable Gaming, Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Network Bingo 2013 4078 / Proposed

Common Interest Community Board
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Registation of Time-Share Resellers 2012 3904 / Final
Alternative purchases 2014 3904 / Final

Conservation and Development of Public Beaches, Board on
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Public Beach Grant Regulations 1989,2001,2003

Counseling, Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Registry of supervisors for counseling 2013

Criminal Justice Services, Department of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Special Conservators of the Peace bond and liability requirements 2015 4213 / Proposed
2012 Legislation to Establish Minimum Training Standards for Juvenile Corrections Officers 2012 4304 / NOIRA
Private investigators; personal protection specialist; independent contractors 2015 4457 / NOIRA

Education, State Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Nutritional guideline; Board and VDH to develop for all competitive foods in public schools, report. 2010,2015 3377 / Proposed
Licensure requirements for teachers who teach only online courses 2012
Student Growth Indicators 2013 4019 / NOIRA
Revisions to teacher and administrator evaluation, probationary period, and grievance procedure 2013 3833 / NOIRA
Changes to Grievance Procedures 2013,2014 4027 / Proposed
Use of seclusion and restraint in public schools 2015 4336 / NOIRA
Review of Accreditation Status 2015
Severe Weather Conditions 2015
Posession and Administration of Epinephrine in Private Schools for Students with Disabilities 2015
Policies related to FERPA 2015
School Bus Sale or Transfer 2015

Environmental Quality, Department of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Small Renewble (Water Related) Energy Projects; DEQ to develop procedure permitting construction and operation - determination made that no permit by rule was necessary 2009

Forensic Science, Department of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Amending DNA Data Bank Regulation 2015 7/1/2015

General Services, Department of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Environmental Laboratory Certification Program 2003 3726 / Proposed

Health, State Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Physician Loan Repayment Program 2013 9/16/2013
Non-gravel effluent drain systems 2013 9/16/2013 4083 / Proposed
Continuing Care Retirement Communities; Admission to Nursing Home Beds 2013 8/1/2013
Implementation of Voluntary Electronic Monitoring in Nursing Home Residents' Rooms 2013 1/8/2013
COPN - Transfer of nursing facility beds and CCRC open admission periods 2013 1/8/2013
Newborn Screening Regulations 2014 12/31/2014 4262 / Proposed
COPN - Amendments to Conditions of Existing Certificates 2013
Food Allergen Awareness and Safety 2015
Reporting deaths of hospice patients 2015
Hospital Stillbirth Policies 2015 4499 / NOIRA
Hospital Discharge Planning Requirements 2015
Cooperative Agreements 2015 1/15/2016 4439 / Emergency/NOIRA

Historic Resources, Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Proceedings for the removal and relocation of human remains 2014 4152 / Proposed

Housing and Community Development, Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Christmas Tree Fire Safety 2004 1512 / Emergency

Lottery Department, State
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Virginia Lottery 2014 Legislative Mandate 2014

Medical Assistance Services, Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Increase Medicaid copayment for brand name drugs 2003 7/1/2003
Rebasing Inpatient Hospital Rates 2003 7/1/2003
Limits on Indirect/Direct Care Inflation Adjstmnt 2003 7/1/2003 1285 / Emergency
Rate Increase for Private Inpatient Hosp. 2003 7/1/2003
Freeze the CPI Adjustment for Medically Needy and 2003 7/1/2003 1291 / Emergency
Expand Case Management Services 2003 7/1/2003
Expanded Mental Health Services for FAMIS 2003 7/1/2003
Addition of Stretcher Vans to Transportation Cover 2003 7/1/2003 1292 / Emergency
Coverage of School-Based Transportation 2003 7/1/2003
Coverage of School -Based Transportation 2003 7/1/2003
Prior Auth. for Home Health, Rehab and Psych. 2003 7/1/2003
Chronic Care Conditions Waiver 2003
Cut Transitional Coverage Under Welfare Reform 2003 7/1/2003
Independence Plus Waiver Modification 2003
Prior Auth. for Home Health and OutPt. Psych/Rehab 2003 7/1/2003
Inflation Factor for Inpatient Hospital Reimburse 2003 7/1/2003 1286 / Emergency
Prior Auth. for CAT, MRI and PET Scans 2003 7/1/2003 1294 / Emergency
CBC Services for Persons with MR 2004 1/4/2005
Freeze Freestanding Psych Hospitals Rates 2004 1/4/2005 1532 / Emergency/NOIRA
Increase Reimb to Physicians for Emergency Proc 2004 1/4/2005 1565 / Emergency/NOIRA
Modification of Indirect Medical Education Payment 2005
Pediatric Dental Program 2005 1685 / Emergency/NOIRA
Personal Maintenance Allowance Increase 2006
School Division reimbursement 2006
Medicaid Buy-In Program 2006
Medicaid Buy-In Program 2006
Discontinue Inflation Adjustment for NF Operating, Ceilings, Special Care Rates 2009 7/1/2009
Reduce Home Health Inflation Adjustment 2009 7/1/2009
Reduce Type II Hospitals Capital Reimbursement to 75% of Costs 2009 7/1/2009
Reimburse Free Standing Psychiatric Hospitals 2009 7/1/2009
Reduce Long Stay Hospital Reimbursement 2009 2/1/2010
Reduce Long Stay Hosp Reimb & Prosp Reimb for Rehab Agencies 2009 7/1/2009
Reduce Long Stay Hosp Reimb & Prosp Reimb for Rehab Agencies 2009 7/1/2009
Reduce Home Health Inflation Adjustment 2009 7/1/2009
Federal MR Waiver Changes 2009 1/10/2009
Optional Family Planning Services and Group 2011 1/10/2011 3480 / NOIRA
Freestanding Birthing Centers 2011 10/1/2011
Freestanding Birthing Centers 2011 10/1/2011
Commonwealth Coordinated Care 2013 1/1/2014 4016 / NOIRA
Implement APR-DRG Reimbursement Methodology 2014 7/1/2014 4324 / Fast-Track
Modify Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Methodology 2014 1/9/2014
Eliminate inflation for inpatient hospital operating, GME, and IME payments. 2014 9/1/2014
Update EAPG rates for outpatient hospital services. 2014 7/1/2015
Reduce Funding at UVA and VCU for Prior Year Inflation Reductions 2014 9/1/2014
Rebase for Nursing Facility Services 2014 9/1/2014
Annual RBRVS Update 2014 9/1/2014
Reduce Clinical Laboratory Fees 2014 9/1/2014
Reduce Durable Medical Equipment (DME) Rates to Medicare Competitive Bid Rates 2014 9/1/2014
Rehab Agency Inflation Reduction 2014 9/1/2014
Home Health Agency Inflation Reduction 2014 9/1/2014
Supplemental Payments for Hospital Partners of Type One Hospitals 2014 9/1/2014
Supplemental Payments for EVMS Physicians 2014 9/1/2014
Supplemental Payments for Government Owned Nursing Facilities 2014 9/1/2014
FY15 MCO Capitation Rates 2014 9/1/2014
Mandatory Capitated Managed Care (Medallion 3.0) 2014 2/1/2015 4248 / Proposed
Levels A-B--C Psychiatric Services 2014 1/4/2016
2014 Mandatory Managed Care - Medallion 3.0 2014 1/1/2015 4248 / Proposed
2015 Pre-Admission Screening Changes 2015 12/30/2015
New Pharmacy Reimbursement Methodology 2015 1/1/2016
Excluding from reportable income compensation from Sterilization Fund 2015 4339 / Emergency/NOIRA
Consumer Directed Services Facilitators 2012,2013 4046 / Emergency/NOIRA

Medicine, Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Licensure of genetic counselors 2014 4254 / NOIRA

Office of the State Inspector General
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Reward Fund (2009) 2009 4264 / Emergency/NOIRA
Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Protection Act; applicability to Virginia citizens (2014) 2014 4264 / Emergency/NOIRA
Fraud and Abuse Whistle Blower Reward Fund; amount of reward; duties of the State Inspector General (2013) 2013 4264 / Emergency/NOIRA
Office of the State Inspector General (2011) 2011 4264 / Emergency/NOIRA

Pharmacy, Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Permits for outsourcing facilities 2015 12/21/2015 4452 / Emergency/NOIRA
Permits for physicians selling drugs 2015 12/22/2015 4451 / Emergency/NOIRA
Repackaging for PACE facilites 2015

Professional and Occupational Regulation, Department of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Regulations for Natural Gas Motor Vehicle Mechanics and Technicians 2014 4167 / Proposed

Safety and Health Codes Board
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Virginia Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) 2015 4406 / NOIRA

Social Services, State Board of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Kinship Foster Care Placements 2012 3822 / NOIRA
Notice of Liability Coverage for Assisted Living Facilities 2013 4099 / Proposed
Eligibilty for State Pool Funds 2013 3962 / Proposed
Child Abuse Investigations- Employees of School Divisions 2013 3902 / Proposed
Independent Living Services-foster children committed to DJJ 2013 3962 / Proposed
Foster care and adoption-decisions regarding federal benefits, right to appeal 2013 4037 / Proposed
Foster Care-time to conduct hearings, etc. 2013 3962 / Proposed
Child abuse and neglect investigations-time limit for reports 2013 3902 / Proposed
Code of Virginia Citation Change 2015 4438 / Fast-Track

Soil and Water Conservation Board, Virginia
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Nutrient Trading Certification 2012 3760 / Proposed

State Board of Elections
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Voter Identification 2013 1/7/2014
SAVE Program Citizenship Status Database for Voter Registration List Maintenance 2013 11/1/2011
Split Precincts 1971 11/1/2013
Residency for Voter Registration 2009 10/13/2011

State Police, Department of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Motor Carrier Safety Regulations 1996,1997,2002,2004
STANDARDS AND SPECIFICATIONS FOR THE STICKERS OR DECALS USED BY CITIES, COUNTIES AND TOWNS IN LIEU OF LICENSE PLATES 1989,1997
MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY INSPECTION RULES AND REGULATIONS 1960,1970,1989
REGULATIONS RELATING TO SPECIFICATIONS OF THE DESCRIPTION TO BE OBTAINED BY PAWNBROKERS OF PERSONS PAWNING OR PLEDGING GOODS 1998,2001,2003

Taxation, Department of
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Gratuities or Service Charges on Meals 2006
Amended Returns 2006
Conformity of Terms to IRC 2006,2010
Exemptions for certain farm animals' medicines 2006
Sales Tax Exemption Criteria for Nonprofits 2006
Exemption for Medicines and Drugs for Hospitals 2006 2194 / NOIRA
Date for Personal Exemption Increase Advanced 2005
Salary Subtraction for Federal and State Employees 2005
Part-year Residents 2004
Net operating losses 2004
Exemptions and exclusions 2004
Virginia taxable income; additions 2004
Virginia Taxable Income; deductions 2004
Taxable income of nonresidents 2004
Extension for Filing Income Tax Returns 2005
Gift Sales for Nonresidents and Bad Debt Accountin 2005 2195 / NOIRA
Manufactured Signs-Reclassified 2005
Exemption for Transfers to Partnerships and LLCs 2005
Subordinate Debt Investment Tax Credit; Definition 2004
Subordinated debt investment tax credit; application 2004
Subordinated Debt Investment Tax Credit; general 2004
Subordinated Debt Investments Tax Credit 2004
Subordinated Debt Investments Tax Credit; holding period 2004
When, where and how taxes payable/collectible 2004
Corporate Income Tax; definitions 2004
Corporate Income Tax; Imposition of tax 2004
Corporate Income Tax; exemption & exclusions 2004
Virginia taxable income; additions 2004 2327 / NOIRA
Subtraction for Military Death Gratuity Payments 2003
Subtractions for Gains from Peanut Quota Program 2003
Returns of Affiliated Corporations 2003
Expansion for Nonprofit Sales Tax Exemption 2003
Imposition of Tire Recycling Fee 2003
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Bad debt 2004
Credit for sales taxes paid to other states 2004
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Dealer Responsibility 2004
Fuels for domestic consumption 2004
Manufacturing and Processing 2004 2239 / NOIRA
Noprofit organizations; exempt transactions 2004
Nonprofit organizations; sales by nonprofits 2004
Printing 2004 2198 / NOIRA
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Returned goods 2004
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Schools and colleges 2004
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Services 2004
Retail Sales and Use Tax; Telephone calling card 2004
Additional tax paid by grantor 2004
When supplemental writings not taxable 2004
Property located in more than one jurisdiction 2004
Pass-Through Entities 2004
Withholding Tax for Pass-Through Entities 2007
Filing Threshold and Personal Exemption Amounts for Individual Income Tax 2007
Sales Tax Holiday: Amend Collection of tax by dealers to allow for absorption 2007
Exemption for Certain Aircraft 2007
Recordation Exemptions for Merging LLCs 2007
Shareholders of S Corporations Subject to the Bank Franchise Tax 2007
College Textbook 23VAC10-210-4020 2008
Launch Services Income Tax Credit 2008
Land Preservation Tax Credit - Administrative Provisions 2008
Occasional Sales Definition Broadened for Certain Nonprofit Sales 2009
Qualified Equity and Subordinated Debt Investments Tax Credit; Qualified Businesses 2009
Apportionment for Manufacturers 2009
Qualify Disposition of Real Property 2009
Foodstuff Fabrication 2009 2243 / NOIRA
Digital Media Fee 2009
Motor Vehicle Sales Tax on Dealers 2009
Retail Sales and Use Tax: Dealers Discount 2010
Retail Sales and Use Tax: Contractors Respecting Real Estate 2010
Cigarette Tax: Affixing of Stamps by Stamping Agent 2010

Water Control Board, State
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Confined Animal Feeding Operations - VPA Program 2003 4/18/2005
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VPDES) 2008
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VPA) 2008
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (Ground Water withdrawal) 2008
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution (VWP) 2008
Authority to issue and enforce permits, etc. related to air and water pollution 2008
Registration of Private Wells Located in Ground Water Management Areas 2015

Workers' Compensation Commission
Title Year Needed By ActionID / Latest Stage
Determining number & geographic areas of "communities" across Virginia 2015 4470 / Emergency/NOIRA