Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations Governing Virginia Newborn Screening Services [12 VAC 5 ‑ 71]
Expansion of newborn screening services.
Action 1842
General Information
Action Summary Expansion of newborn screening services, as required by Virginia law.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 12 VAC 5-71 Regulations Governing Virginia Newborn Screening Services Promulgate New Regulation
Other chapters
  12 VAC 5 - 70 Regulations Governing the Newborn Screening and Treatment Program
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
3331 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
3576 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 04/25/2006 before DPB completed its review.
3648 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/23/2006.
3923 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/04/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Michael Capps  / Sr. Policy Analyst
Address: James Madison Building
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804) 864-7190    FAX: (804)864-7022    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.