Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Contractors
Board for Contractors Regulations [18 VAC 50 ‑ 22]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amendment of Prohibited Acts Pursuant to Chapter 685 (2020 Session)
Action 5560
General Information
Action Summary A prohibited act will be added to 18 VAC 50-22-260 B that will make it a violation of the regulations for a licensed contractor to inappropriately classify a worker as an employee or independent contractor. The addition of this prohibited act meets the mandate set forth in Chapter 685 of the 2020 Acts of the General Assembly.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006.A.4.a
RIS Project Yes  [006446]
Associated Mandates
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
9009 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 07/15/2020 prior to publication in The Virginia Register.
9011 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2020.
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.