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Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine [18 VAC 150 ‑ 20]
Action:
Addition to grounds for finding of unprofessional conduct
 
General Information
Action Summary An amendment to regulations establishing grounds for unprofessional conduct (Section 140) is adopted to include “committing an act constituting fraud, deceit, or misrepresentation in dealing with the board or in the veterinarian-client-patient relationship.” An amendment to Section 172 on delegation of duties by a veterinarian is adopted to clarify that the delegation may occur by any means, either electronically, in writing or in person
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002760]
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5831 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/3/2013.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Leslie L. Knachel  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: leslie.knachel@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4468    FAX: (804)527-4471    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.