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secretary Administration
Department of General Services
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Regulations Governing the Certification of Non-Commercial Environmental Laboratories
Action: Revise Regulation to Update Procedural and Fee Requirements
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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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
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Rules and Regulations Governing the Transportation of Horses
Action: Repeal of Rules and Regulations Governing the Transportation of Horses
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 8/10/16
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Regulations Governing the Cooling, Storing, Sampling and Transporting of Milk
Action: CH 0501 Amendments to regulations governing the cooling, storing, sampling and tra
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 8/10/16
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secretary Commerce and Trade
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: Addition of remediation specialty
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Board for Contractors Regulations
Action: Amendments to Improve Application Integrity
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 8/26/16
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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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Board for Waste Management Facility Operators
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Waste Management Facility Operators Regulations
Action: General Review 2013
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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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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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
State Board of Health
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Rules and Regulations Governing Campgrounds
Action: Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Sewage Handling and Disposal Regulations  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 8/1/16
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Last comment: 7/19/16 4:06 pm
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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
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Board of Medical Assistance Services
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Administration of Medical Assistance Services
Action: Appeal Regulation Updates
Stage: Final

 Closes: 8/10/16
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Groups Covered and Agencies Responsible for Eligibility Determination
Action: Hospital Presumptive Eligibility
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 8/10/16
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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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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: Mental Health Skill-building Services
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Last comment: 7/24/16 12:26 am
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Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services
Action: Dental Services for Pregnant Women
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care
Action: 2015 Pre-Admission Screening Changes
Stage: Emergency/NOIRA

 Closes: 8/10/16
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Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rate; Other Types of Care
Action: Enhanced Ambulatory Patient Group Out Patient Hospital Reimbursement Methodology
Stage: Final

 Closes: 8/10/16
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Waivered Services
Action: Mandatory Capitated Managed Care (Medallion 3.0)
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
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Regulations of the Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Action: Practice by assistant speech-language pathologists
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Regulations of the Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Action: Performance of cerumen management by audiologists
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Regulations of the Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Action: Promulgate Chapter 21 & repeal existing Chapter 20; reduction in number of CE hours
Stage: Final

 Closes: 8/10/16
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Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
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Public Participation Guidelines  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 8/1/16
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Provision of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Action: Regulatory Review
Stage: Proposed

 Closes: 8/12/16
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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  Petition for Rulemaking

 Closes: 8/10/16
42 comments
Last comment: 7/22/16 12:52 pm
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 Practice of Medicine, Osteopathy, Podiatry, and Chiropractic
Action: Requirements for office-based anesthesia
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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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
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Board of Nursing
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Regulations Governing the Certification of Massage Therapists
Action: Periodic review
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 8/10/16
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Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing Home Administrators  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 7/27/16
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Assisted Living Facility Administrators  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 7/27/16
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Board of Pharmacy
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Inclusion of diazepam rectal gel in emergency kits
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy
Action: Periodic review result of Chapters 20 and 50; Promulgation of Chapters 16 and 25
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 8/10/16
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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
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Board of Social Work
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Social Work
Action: Licensure requirements
Stage: Fast-Track

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Board of Veterinary Medicine
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
Action: Use of the term specialist
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
Action: Increase in CE hours for veterinary technicians
Stage: Final

 Closes: 8/10/16
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Regulations Governing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
Action: Elimination of restriction on practical training only in final year of veterinary school
Stage: Final

 Closes: 7/27/16
61 comments
Last comment: 7/25/16 1:25 am
secretary Natural Resources
State Water Control Board
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Notice of Public Comment - Draft 2016 Water Quality Assessment Guidance Manual  General Notice

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Virginia Waste Management Board
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Litter Receptacle Regulations  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 8/1/16
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State Water Control Board
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General VPDES Permit for Discharges of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (formerly Part XV, 4VAC50-60)
Action: Amend and Reissue the Small MS4 General Permit
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action   This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.

 Closes: 8/10/16
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secretary Public Safety and Homeland Security
Criminal Justice Services Board
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Rules Relating to Compulsory Minimum Training Standards for Jailors or Custodial Officers, Courthouse and Courtroom Security Officers and Process Service Officers  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 8/11/16
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Rules Relating to Compulsory Minimum Training Standards for Dispatchers
Action: Comprehensive Review of Dispatch Regulations
Stage: Notice of Intended Regulatory Action

 Closes: 7/27/16
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Last comment: 7/22/16 1:18 pm
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Crime Prevention Specialists  Periodic Review in progress
 Closes: 8/11/16
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