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Board for Contractors


chapter
Board for Contractors Regulations [18 VAC 50 ‑ 22]
Guidance Documents   Periodic Reviews
Chapter Information
Description Regulations establishing entry requirements and standards of conduct for the Board for Contractors.
State Authority 54.1-201
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To protect the health, safey and welfare of the public by regulating the contractor profession in the least burdensome, costly and intrusive manner to the citizens of the Commonwealth.
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Eric L. Olson  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: contractors@dpor.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-2785    FAX: (866)430-1033    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Addition of remediation specialty Final Stage complete. Becomes effective on 1/1/2018.
Addition of Miscellaneous Specialty NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/29/2017.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Temporary Reduction of Contractor Renewal and Reinstatement Fees
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/1/2017.
Amendments to classifications and specialties Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/1/2016.
Addition of Commercial Building Classification Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2016.
Renewal and Reinstatement Fee Reduction
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/1/2015.
Residential Building Energy Analysts - Firms Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2016.
Reivew of Contract Provisions Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/1/2014.
Contractor Regulations - Regulatory Reform Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2016.
Temporary License Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2014.
Amending regulations to add/modify specialties Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2014.
General review Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/1/2012.
Fee adjustment to comply Section 54.1-113 of the Code of Virginia (Callahan Act). Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 4/1/2010.
Amendment to Board for Contractors Regulations to add education as a prerequisite to licensure as mandated by the General Assembly. Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/1/2008.
Amendment to the Board for Contractors regulations. Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/1/2006.
Amendment to Board for Contractors Regulations. Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/1/2005.
Amendment to Contractor and Tradesman Regulations to Increase Fees Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2003.
Amendment to Board for Contractor Regulations Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/1/2001.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendments to Improve Application Integrity Proposed Stage withdrawn on 2/16/2017 after the comment period had ended.
Amendment to the Board for Contractors Public Participation Guidelines -