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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: Proposed

 Closes: 10/21/16
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secretary Agriculture and Forestry
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
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Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Public and Private Animal Shelters[Under Development]
Action: Repeal 2 VAC 5-110 and replace it with a new regulation pertaining to public and private shelters
Stage: Final

 Closes: 8/24/16
1 comments
Last comment: 8/23/16 8:29 am
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Regulations Governing Pesticide Applicator Certification Under Authority of Virginia Pesticide Control Act
Action: Amendments to reflect current program practices.
Stage: Final

 Closes: 9/21/16
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secretary Commerce and Trade
Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity
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Regulations to Govern the Certification of Small, Women- and Minority-Owned Businesses
Action: CH 0020 Promulgate new regulation
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 9/7/16
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Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
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Certification Requirements for Mineral Miners
Action: Regulatory Amendments to Expand Opportunities for Certified Coal Mine Inspectors
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 9/7/16
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Safety and Health Codes Board
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Boiler and Pressure Vessel Regulations
Action: Updating Documents Incorporated by Reference
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 9/7/16
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
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Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Rules and Regulations
Action: Fee Decrease Barber/Cosmo 2016-18
Stage: Final   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 8/24/16
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Board for Contractors
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Board for Contractors Regulations
Action: Amendments to Improve Application Integrity
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 8/26/16
1 comments
Last comment: 8/11/16 3:22 pm
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Individual License and Certification Regulations
Action: Amendments to Improve Application Integrity
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 8/26/16
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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
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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: 8/24/16
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secretary Education
Library of Virginia (Library Board)
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Standards for Recorded Permanent Instruments
Action: Promulgate a new regulation governing Standards for Recorded Permanent Instruments
Stage: Final

 Closes: 8/24/16
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State Board of Education
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Regulations Governing the Employment of Professional Personnel
Action: Comprehensive Revision of the Regulations Governing the Employment of Professional Personnel
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 10/21/16
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secretary Finance
Department of Taxation
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Virginia Corn Excise Tax
Action: Amend Corn Excise Tax Regulation to Update the Tax Rate and Remove Language Repetitive of Statute
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 8/26/16
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Retail Sales and Use Tax
Action: Update Section 940 Regarding Medicines, Drugs, Eyeglasses and Related Items
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 8/26/16
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Retail Sales and Use Tax
Action: Amendment of the Retail Sales and Use Tax Chapter for Law Changes and Sourcing Rules
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 8/26/16
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secretary Health and Human Resources
Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
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Draft Report on Assistant Speech-Language Pathologists  General Notice

 Closes: 8/29/16
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Board of Pharmacy
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Scheduling chemicals in Schedule I  General Notice

 Closes: 9/1/16
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Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Notice of Rate Increase for Case Management for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities  General Notice

 Closes: 8/31/16
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State Board of Health
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Sewage Handling and Disposal Regulations
Action: Amend Regulations to establish requirements for gravelless material and drip dispersal
Stage: Final

 Closes: 8/24/16
1 comments
Last comment: 8/4/16 2:05 pm
Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: Plan First Family Planning Services (Optional Group)
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 8/26/16
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Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rate; Other Types of Care
Action: Reimbursement for Targeted Case Management
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 9/7/16
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State Board of Social Services
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Standards for Licensed Assisted Living Facilities
Action: Assisted Living Facility Liability Insurance Disclosure
Stage: Final

 Closes: 9/21/16
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Board of Dentistry
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Action: Qualifications for restricted or temporary licenses
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 8/24/16
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry
Action: Requirement for capnography for monitoring anesthesia or sedation
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 10/21/16
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Department of Health Professions
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Regulations Governing the Prescription Monitoring Program
Action: Updating reporting format and additional data elements
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/23/16
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Board of Medicine
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Regulations Governing the Licensure of Radiologic Technologists and Radiologic Technologists-Limited
Action: Clarification of licensure qualifications and practice consistent with certification
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 8/24/16
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Behavior Analysis
Action: increase in hours of CE
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 9/23/16
8 comments
Last comment: 8/23/16 4:08 pm
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Genetic Counselors [under development]
Action: Initial regulations for licensure
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 10/21/16
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Board of Pharmacy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy  Petition for Rulemaking

 Closes: 8/31/16
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Board of Counseling
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Final

 Closes: 8/24/16
2 comments
Last comment: 8/19/16 9:36 pm
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling
Action: Fee increase
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 10/21/16
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secretary Natural Resources
Board of Historic Resources
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Regulations Governing Permits for the Archaeological Removal of Human Remains
Action: Revision to regulations for archaeological removal of human remains
Stage: Final

 Closes: 9/7/16
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State Water Control Board
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Water Quality Standards
Action: Triennial Review
Stage: Final

 Closes: 9/21/16
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Ground Water Withdrawal Regulations
Action: Amendment to the Groundwater Withdrawal Regulations (Rev. A15)
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 9/7/16
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secretary Public Safety and Homeland Security
Criminal Justice Services Board
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Regulations Relating to Special Conservator of the Peace
Action: Amend Bond and Liability Insurance Requirements for Special Conservators of the Peace
Stage: Final

 Closes: 9/21/16
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secretary Technology
Identity Management Standards Advisory Council
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Proposed IMSAC Guidance Documents on Electronic Authentication and Authenticators & Lifecycle Management  General Notice

 Closes: 9/9/16
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