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66 Active Chapters and 38 Repealed and 9 Under Development 
VAC Citation Chapter Title Last Activity Date
12 VAC 5‑11   Public Participation Guidelines Periodic Review Completed 12/17/2019
12 VAC 5‑20   Regulations for the Conduct of Human Research Periodic Review Filed 3/10/2022
12 VAC 5‑31   Virginia Emergency Medical Services Regulations Fast-Track Stage Published 9/17/2018
12 VAC 5‑32  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
Virginia Emergency Medical Services Regulations
NOIRA Stage Published 5/15/2017
12 VAC 5‑50  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
12 VAC 5‑66   Regulations Governing Durable Do Not Resuscitate Orders Periodic Review Completed 7/22/2022
12 VAC 5‑67   Advance Health Care Directive Registry Periodic Review Completed 11/9/2017
12 VAC 5‑71   Regulations Governing Virginia Newborn Screening Services Final Stage Published 2/14/2022
12 VAC 5‑80   Virginia Hearing Impairment Identification and Monitoring System Periodic Review Completed 3/10/2022
12 VAC 5‑90   Regulations for Disease Reporting and Control Fast-Track Stage Withdrawn 4/7/2022
12 VAC 5‑100  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
Virginia Cancer Reporting Regulation
Proposed Stage Withdrawn 10/12/2018
12 VAC 5‑105   Rabies Regulations Periodic Review Completed 11/8/2019
12 VAC 5‑110   Regulations for the Immunization of School Children NOIRA Stage Published 4/25/2022
12 VAC 5‑115   Virginia Immunization Information System Regulations Final Stage Published 12/6/2021
12 VAC 5‑125   Regulations for Bedding and Upholstered Furniture Inspection Program Periodic Review Filed 7/13/2022
12 VAC 5‑135   Recreational Water Advisories Fast-Track Stage Published 8/19/2019
12 VAC 5‑150   Regulations for the Sanitary Control of Storing, Processing, Packing or Repacking of Oysters, Clams and Other Shellfish Periodic Review Filed 8/5/2022
12 VAC 5‑160   Regulations for the Sanitary Control of the Picking, Packing and Marketing of Crab Meat for Human Consumption Periodic Review Filed 8/5/2022
12 VAC 5‑165   Regulations for the Repacking of Crabmeat Periodic Review Completed 4/21/2021
12 VAC 5‑191   State Plan for the Children with Special Health Care Needs Program Periodic Review Filed 4/27/2022
12 VAC 5‑195  
All actions related to this chapter are exempt from the executive branch review process.
Virginia Women Infants and Children Program Regulations
Periodic Review Completed 7/14/2022
12 VAC 5‑200   Regulations Governing Eligibility Standards and Charges for Health Care Services to Individuals Periodic Review Filed 6/19/2019
12 VAC 5‑215   Rules and Regulations Governing Health Data Reporting Periodic Review Completed 12/17/2019
12 VAC 5‑216   Methodology to Measure Efficiency and Productivity of Health Care Institutions Periodic Review Filed 6/8/2019
12 VAC 5‑217   Regulations of the Patient Level Data System Emergency/NOIRA Stage Published 1/17/2022
12 VAC 5‑218   Rules and Regulations Governing Outpatient Data Reporting Periodic Review Filed 6/8/2019
12 VAC 5‑219  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
Prescription Drug Price Transparency Regulation
Emergency/NOIRA Stage Published 1/17/2022
12 VAC 5‑220   Virginia Medical Care Facilities Certificate of Public Need Rules and Regulations Fast-Track Stage Withdrawn 6/1/2022
12 VAC 5‑221   Virginia's Rules and Regulations Governing Cooperative Agreements Final Stage Published 10/15/2018
12 VAC 5‑230   State Medical Facilities Plan NOIRA Stage Withdrawn 4/7/2022
12 VAC 5‑371   Regulations for the Licensure of Nursing Facilities Final Stage Published 10/11/2021
12 VAC 5‑381   Home Care Organization Regulations NOIRA Stage Published 4/11/2022
12 VAC 5‑391   Regulations for the Licensure of Hospices Final Stage Published 3/15/2021
12 VAC 5‑402  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
Certification of Community Health Workers
NOIRA Stage Published 3/1/2021
12 VAC 5‑403   Certification of Doulas Final Stage Published 12/6/2021
12 VAC 5‑405   Rules Governing Private Review Agents Periodic Review Completed 10/2/2015
12 VAC 5‑407   Regulations for the Submission of Health Maintenance Organization Quality of Care Performance Information Periodic Review Filed 6/8/2019
12 VAC 5‑408   Regulation for the Certificate of Quality Assurance of Managed Care Health Insurance Plan (MCHIP) Licensees Fast-Track Stage Published 3/1/2021
12 VAC 5‑410   Regulations for the Licensure of Hospitals in Virginia NOIRA Stage Withdrawn 4/7/2022
12 VAC 5‑411  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
NOIRA Stage Withdrawn 9/5/2014
12 VAC 5‑416  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
Sexual Assault Survivor Treatment and Transfer Regulation
NOIRA Stage Published 3/1/2021
12 VAC 5‑421   Food Regulations Final Stage to be Published 10/24/2022
12 VAC 5‑431   Sanitary Regulations for Hotels Periodic Review Filed 2/23/2022
12 VAC 5‑440   Regulations for Summer Camps Periodic Review Completed 10/20/2021
12 VAC 5‑450   Rules and Regulations Governing Campgrounds Periodic Review Completed 10/20/2021
12 VAC 5‑460   Regulations Governing Tourist Establishment Swimming Pools and Other Public Pools NOIRA Stage Published 9/26/2022
12 VAC 5‑462   Swimming Pool Regulations Governing the Posting of Water Quality Results NOIRA Stage Published 9/26/2022
12 VAC 5‑475   Regulations Implementing the Virginia Organ and Tissue Donor Registry Periodic Review Completed 12/18/2018
12 VAC 5‑481   Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations Periodic Review Completed 8/11/2022
12 VAC 5‑490   Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations: Fee Schedule Periodic Review Completed 8/3/2022
12 VAC 5‑501   Rules and Regulations Governing the Construction of Migrant Labor Camps Periodic Review Completed 7/20/2022
12 VAC 5‑507   Guidelines for General Assembly Nursing Scholarships and Loan Repayment Program Requiring Service in a Long-Term-Care Facility Final Stage Published 6/13/2016
12 VAC 5‑508   Regulations Governing the Virginia Physician Loan Repayment Program Periodic Review Filed 4/28/2019
12 VAC 5‑510   Guidelines for General Assembly Nursing Scholarships Periodic Review Filed 4/28/2019
12 VAC 5‑520   Regulations Governing the State Dental Scholarship Program Proposed Stage Published 4/25/2022
12 VAC 5‑525   Regulations for Physician Assistant Scholarships Final Stage Published 1/17/2022
12 VAC 5‑530   Regulations Governing the Virginia Medical Scholarship Program Periodic Review Completed 5/9/2016
12 VAC 5‑540   Rules and Regulations for the Identification of Medically Underserved Areas in Virginia Periodic Review Filed 4/28/2019
12 VAC 5‑542   Rules and Regulations Governing the Virginia Nurse Practitioner/Nurse Midwife Scholarship Program Periodic Review Completed 9/15/2017
12 VAC 5‑545   Guidelines for the Nurse Educator Scholarship Periodic Review Completed 1/17/2017
12 VAC 5‑550   Board of Health Regulations Governing Vital Records Fast-Track Stage Withdrawn 5/24/2022
12 VAC 5‑560   [Reserved]    
12 VAC 5‑570   Commonwealth of Virginia Sanitary Regulations for Marinas and Boat Moorings Final Stage Published 11/16/2015
12 VAC 5‑590   Waterworks Regulations NOIRA Stage Published 2/14/2022
12 VAC 5‑600   Waterworks Operation Fee NOIRA Stage Published 1/31/2022
12 VAC 5‑610   Sewage Handling and Disposal Regulations Fast-Track Stage to be Published 10/10/2022
12 VAC 5‑611   Onsite Sewage Regulations NOIRA Stage Withdrawn 1/7/2016
12 VAC 5‑612  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
Proposed Stage Withdrawn 4/8/2022
12 VAC 5‑613   Regulations for Alternative Onsite Sewage Systems NOIRA Stage Withdrawn 4/14/2022
12 VAC 5‑615   Regulations for authorized onsite soil evaluators Final Stage Published 11/25/2019
12 VAC 5‑620   Regulations Governing Application Fees for Construction Permits for Onsite Sewage Disposal Systems and Private Wells Final Stage Published 1/11/2016
12 VAC 5‑630   Private Well Regulations Proposed Stage Published 1/17/2022
12 VAC 5‑635  
Regulatory change must be adopted before this chapter becomes effective.
Rainwater Harvesting Systems Regulations
NOIRA Stage Published 3/1/2021
12 VAC 5‑640   Alternative Discharging Sewage Treatment Regulations for Individual Single Family Dwellings Final Stage Published 11/16/2015
12 VAC 5‑650   Schedule of Civil Penalties Periodic Review Completed 9/13/2017