Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations of the Board of Nursing [18 VAC 90 ‑ 20]    (Repealed)
Delegation of nursing tasks to unlicensed persons
Action 13
General Information
Action Summary Amendments are proposed pursuant to changes in the Code of Virginia made in Chapter 458 of the 1998 Acts of the Assembly which required the Board to promulgate regulations for the delegation of certain nursing tasks and procedures to unlicensed persons. In accordance with the second enactment clause, the Board promulgated emergency regulations that became effective on January 26, 1999. These proposed regulations replace the emergency regulations and are intended to establish those criteria which are necessary to protect the public health and safety in the delegation of patient care to unlicensed persons.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
19 Emergency Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
21 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/17/1999.
22 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/03/1999.
356 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/25/1999.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay P. Douglas, R.N.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4520    FAX: (804)527-4455    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.