Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Virginia Emergency Medical Services Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 31]
This action is part of the regulatory reform initiative.
Amendments to Conform to Statutory Changes Re Certification and Recertification of EMS Personnel
Action 4050
General Information
Action Summary Amends regulations to conform to 2013 legislative changes that removed requirements for EMS providers to take a written examination or obtain a test waiver from the relevant operational medical director in order to recertify their EMS certification.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003703]
Associated Mandates Recertification of EMS Providers
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
6699 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/01/2014.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ron Passmore  / Manager Regulation and Compliance Division
Address: 1001 Technology Park Drive
Glen Allen, VA 23059-4500
Email Address:
Phone: (804)888-9131    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.