Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations of the Board of Nursing [18 VAC 90 ‑ 20]    (Repealed)
Provisional licensure as a registered nurse
Action 3577
General Information
Action Summary Chapter 712 (Senate Bill 1245) of the 2011 Acts of the Assembly authorizes the Board of Nursing to revise its regulations to provide for provisional licensure for applicants as registered nurses to obtain supervised clinical experience if their educational programs lacked the requisite number of hours.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002989]
Associated Mandates Provisional licensure in nursing
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
6031 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
6780 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/24/2014.
7106 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/08/2015.
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.