Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Regulations of the Board of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology [18 VAC 30 ‑ 20]    (Repealed)
Practice by assistant speech-language pathologists
Action 4258
General Information
Action Summary Chapter 661 (HB764) of the 2014 General Assembly authorizes a person “who has met the qualifications prescribed by the Board” to practice as an assistant speech-language pathologist under the supervision of a licensed speech-language pathologist. The purpose of the proposed regulatory action is to set out the qualifications for such a person, the scope of his practice, and the responsibilities of the licensed supervisor.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004179]
Associated Mandates Qualifications for assistant speech-language pathologists
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
7070 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/28/2015.
7172 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/29/2016.
7463 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/27/2016.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Leslie L. Knachel  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4630    FAX: (804)527-4413    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.