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Department of Education
State Board of Education
Licensure Regulations for School Personnel [Repealed] [8 VAC 20 ‑ 22]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Amend the Licensure Regulations for School Personnel to Conform to HB1295 and SB679
General Information
Action Summary House Bill 1295 and Senate Bill 679 passed by the 2012 General Assembly eliminated § 2 of Chapter 814 of the Acts of Assembly of 2010. The legislation passed by the 2012 General Assembly stated: § 51.5-89. Placement of blind persons in vacancies by Department; vending stands in Capitol; regulations. …2. That § 2 of the first enactment of Chapter 814 of the Acts of Assembly of 2010 is repealed. The action of the 2012 General Assembly, therefore, repealed the following language: § 2. That the Board of Education shall amend its regulations to require any individual seeking renewal of a license with an endorsement in early/primary preK-3, elementary education preK-6, middle education 6-8, history and social sciences, history, or political science to complete study of the structures, function, and powers of state and local government of Virginia and the importance of citizen participation in the political process in state and local government of Virginia. The study may be satisfactorily completed using any applicable option described in the Virginia Licensure Renewal Manual. This requirement shall be met one time for the individual's next renewal after July 1, 2012. The Licensure Regulations for School Personnel must be amended to eliminate the language repealed by the 2012 General Assembly.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: § 2.2-4006
RIS Project Yes  [003479]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6376 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/16/2013.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Patty S. Pitts  / Assistant Superintendent for Teacher Education and
Address: P. O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-2522    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-