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Department of Health Professions
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Board of Nursing


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Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing [18 VAC 90 ‑ 19]
Guidance Documents   Periodic Reviews
Chapter Information
Description This chapter sets out the requirements for licensure, renewal, and practice of registered nurses and practical nurses.
State Authority Sections 54.1-2400 and Chapter 30 of Title of Title 54.1
Federal Authority none
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 None entered
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay P. Douglas, R.N.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: jay.douglas@dhp.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-4520    FAX: (804)527-4455    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendment to name tag requirement Final Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
Waiver of CGFNS and TOEFL Fast-Track Stage complete. Becomes effective on 12/28/2017.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Reduction in late fee for inactive licensure
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 5/31/2017.
Renewal fee reduction
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 5/3/2017.
Promulgate New Chapters 19 and 27 and Repeal Chapter 20 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/24/2017.