Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Cemetery Board
Cemetery Board Regulations [18 VAC 47 ‑ 20]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
2022 Temporary Fee Reduction
General Information
Action Summary The Cemetery Board (Board) adopted a reduction in renewal fees for cemetery company licenses and sales personnel registrations that expire after May 1, 2022, and before May 1, 2024. The purpose of the fee reductions is to reduce an accumulated budget surplus and remain in compliance with the Callahan Act (§ 54.1-113 of the Code of Virginia). At the close of each biennium, the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation is required to review each board’s financial position to determine whether fees need to be adjusted to ensure that revenues are sufficient, but not excessive, to cover the board’s operating expenses.
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)(6)
RIS Project Yes  [7099]
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
9553 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/01/2022.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Anika Coleman  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-8552    FAX: (866)826-8863    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.