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Regulations Governing Educational Services for Gifted Students [8 VAC 20 ‑ 40]
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Revision of regulations school divisions must meet in their gifted education ...
Action 1933 / Stage 5074
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 6/15/2010  2:20 pm  
pdf Agency Statement 3/27/2009   (modified 6/15/2010)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 4/28/2009    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/28/2009   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 4/10/2009
Review Completed: 4/28/2009
Result: Certified
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/4/2010
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 2/1/2010    Volume: 26  Issue: 11
Comment Period Ended 3/3/2010
Suspended This stage has been suspended on 3/4/10
Reason: The final stage is suspended pursuant to Section 2.2-4007 of the Code of Virginia. The agency will hold an additional 30-day comment period beginning on March 29, 2010, and ending on April 28, 2010. Written comment may be subitted by US mail, e-mail, or fax to: Dr. Donna Poland, Virginia Department of Education, P.O. Box 2120, Richmond, VA 23218;; Fax: 804/ 225-2524.

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Readoption Decision: Waiting for the Board's final decision.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ms. Emily V. Webb  / Director for Board Relations
Address: James Monroe Bldg.
101 N. 14th St., 25th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:,
Telephone: (804)225-2924    FAX: (804)225-2524    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this agency.

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Action 1933:
Revision of regulations school divisions must meet in their gifted education programs, K - 12
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (3490) Stage withdrawn on 9/27/2006 after the comment period had ended.
NOIRA   (3839) Stage complete. Comment period ended 2/23/2007.
Proposed   (4193) Stage complete. Comment period ended 9/26/2008.
Final   (5074) Suspended (3/4/2010). Suspension comment forum ended . Awaiting final decision of the board.
Final   (5559) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/21/2010.
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