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secretary Administration
Department of General Services
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Regulations Banning Concealed Firearms in Offices Occupied by Executive Branch Agencies
Action: Promulgation of new regulation banning concealed firearms in executive branch agency offices
Stage: Final

 Closes: 1/25/17
54 comments
Last comment: 1/20/17 12:17 am
secretary Commerce and Trade
Department of Labor and Industry
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Amendment to Public Participation Guidelines, 16VAC15-11-50
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/8/17
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Safety and Health Codes Board
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Administrative Regulation for the Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Program
Action: Administrative Regulations for the Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Program
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/17/17
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Virginia Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) [Under Development]
Action: Virginia Voluntary Protection Program (VPP)
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/17/17
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Rules and Regulations
Action: Amendments to Barbering and Cosmetology Regulations 2012
Stage: Final

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Esthetics Regulations
Action: General Review 2014
Stage: Final

 Closes: 2/1/17
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Cemetery Board
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Amend PPGs to Comply with Chapter 795 of the 2012 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Common Interest Community Board
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Common Interest Community Manager Regulations
Action: Amendment to Training Program Provisions
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/10/17
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Board for Hearing Aid Specialists and Opticians
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Board for Hearing Aid Specialists Regulations
Action: General Review 2014
Stage: Final

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Real Estate Appraiser Board
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Public Participation Guidelines
Action: Amend PPGs to Comply with Chapter 795 of the 2012 Acts of Assembly
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Board for Waste Management Facility Operators
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Waste Management Facility Operators Regulations
Action: Addition of license class
Stage: Final

 Closes: 1/25/17
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secretary Finance
Department of Taxation
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Income Tax Withholding
Action: Amend Income Tax Withholding Regulation to Conform to Law Changes and Existing Policy
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 1/27/17
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Aircraft Sales and Use Tax
Action: Amend Aircraft Sales and Use Tax Regulation to Remove Outdated References to Retail Sales Tax Rate
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/10/17
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Estate Tax
Action: Repeal Virginia Estate Tax Regulation As It Provides No Guidance Beyond the Plain Meaning of Statute
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/10/17
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Tax on Wills and Administration
Action: To amend the Tax on Wills and Administration regulation to reflect a recodified citation
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 3/10/17
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secretary Health and Human Resources
State Board of Health
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Regulations for Physician Assistant Scholarships
Action: Promulgate Regulations for Physician Assistant Scholarship Program
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 1/27/17
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Waterworks Operation Fee  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 11/7/17
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Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Administration of Medical Assistance Services
Action: Reconsideration of Final Agency Decision
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: LDCT Lung Cancer Screening
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Waivered Services
Action: No Coverage of Overtime Hours for CD Personal Assistance, Respite, and Companion Services
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Medicare-Medicaid Demonstration Waivers [Under Development]
Action: Commonwealth Coordinated Care
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 1/27/17
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Demonstration Waivers
Action: Governor's Access Plan Demonstration Waiver for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness (PROPOSED)
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/24/17
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Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS)Plan
Action: FAMIS and FAMIS MOMS Periodic Review
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 2/8/17
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Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
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Provision of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Action: Regulatory Review
Stage: Final

 Closes: 2/8/17
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Auxiliary Grants Program
Action: CH 0080 Adding supportive housing to Auxiliary Grant Program
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA

 Closes: 2/9/17
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State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
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Regulations to Assure the Rights of Individuals Receiving Services from Providers Licensed, Funded, or Operated by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Action: Streamline administrative process; improve program efficiencies; and eliminate redundancies.
Stage: Final

 Closes: 2/8/17
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State Board of Social Services
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Standards for Licensed Family Day Homes
Action: Amend Standards for Licensed Family Day Homes to Address Federal Health and Safety Requirements
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/24/17
1 comments
Last comment: 1/3/17 9:30 pm
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Appeals of Financial Sanctions for Local Departments of Social Services [under development]
Action: Promulgation of New Regulation Regarding the Appeals of Financial Sanctions
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 1/27/17
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Board of Dentistry
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Action: Credit for volunteer hours and extension of time for CE
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Action: Administration of nitrous oxide only
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 1/25/17
1 comments
Last comment: 12/31/16 3:08 pm
Department of Health Professions
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Regulations Governing the Prescription Monitoring Program
Action: Updating reporting format and additional data elements
Stage: Final

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Board of Nursing
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Regulations of the Board of Nursing
Action: Continued competency for reinstatement and reactivation within one renewal cycle
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 1/25/17
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Regulations of the Board of Nursing
Action: Promulgate New Chapters 19 and 27 and Repeal Chapter 20
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/8/17
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Board of Pharmacy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Prohibition against incentives to transfer prescriptions
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/10/17
1 comments
Last comment: 1/18/17 5:28 pm
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Addressing hours of continuous work by pharmacists
Stage: Final

 Closes: 2/8/17
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Board of Physical Therapy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy
Action: Practice of dry needling
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/24/17
78 comments
Last comment: 1/19/17 8:09 pm
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Physical Therapy  Petition for Rulemaking

 Closes: 2/8/17
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Board of Counseling
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
Action: Fee increase
Stage: Final

 Closes: 2/8/17
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Board of Veterinary Medicine
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 2/24/17
6 comments
Last comment: 1/18/17 8:04 pm
secretary Natural Resources
Air Pollution Control Board
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Permits for Stationary Sources
Action: Title V Program Fees (Revision K16)
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 2/8/17
0 comments
State Water Control Board
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Vehicle Wash Facilities and Laundry Facilities
Action: 25-194 Amend Regulation and Reissue General Permit
Stage: Proposed   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 3/10/17
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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Potable Water Treatment Plants
Action: Potable Water Treatment Plant GP Amendment and Reissuance
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 2/8/17
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secretary Public Safety and Homeland Security
Criminal Justice Services Board
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2017 Proposed Revisions to Minimum Training Standards  General Notice

 Closes: 3/16/17
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Crime Prevention Specialists
Action: Amending 6VAC20-180 Crime Prevention Specialists Correction of Citations Clarifying Language
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 2/10/17
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Department (Board) of Juvenile Justice
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Regulations Governing Juvenile Record Information and the Virginia Juvenile Justice Information System
Action: Comprehensive Review of 6VAC35-160
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 3/10/17
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