Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Regulations for the Funeral Service Intern Program [18 VAC 65 ‑ 40]
Oversight of funeral intern program
Action 4895
[Withdrawn 2/1/2019]
General Information
Action Summary The Board intends to: 1) Amend 18VAC65-40-130 (A) to indicate training should be completed within not less than 18 months nor more than 60 months, and that the Board would only consider extensions for extenuating circumstances; 2) Reduce initial intern supervisor application fee to $25 but institute a yearly renewal fee of $25 to allow the Board to track active supervisors and make sure supervisors are in good standing; and 3) Add a regulation requiring that interns be identified to the public as interns in titles, correspondence, and communications with the public.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005595]
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
8038 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 01/24/2018 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
8183 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 02/01/2019 after the comment period had ended.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Corie Tillman-Wolf  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4424    FAX: (804)527-4637    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.