Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors
Virginia Asbestos Licensing Regulations [18 VAC 15 ‑ 20]
Update regulations for asbestos labs and project monitors
Action 4625
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed action is to amend the regulations regarding asbestos analytical laboratories and their branch/firm locations; simplify the requirements for entities that change their organizational status; and clarify requirements for final clearance reporting by project monitors. The Board may make other changes it identifies as necessary during the regulatory review process.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004855]
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
7656 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/16/2016.
7925 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/03/2017.
8287 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/01/2019.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cameron Parris  / Regulatory Operations Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-9183    FAX: (866)350-5354    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.