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]
Review 1057
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 9/7/2011
Notice of Periodic Review
Pursuant to Executive Order 14 (2010) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2.-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Board for Asbestos, Lead, Mold, and Home Inspectors is conducting a periodic review of 18 VAC 15-20-10 et seq., Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, Mold, and Home Inspectors Asbestos Licensing Regulations. The review of the regulations will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (2010) ( and § 2.2-4007.1 of the Code of Virginia ( The purpose of the review is to determine whether the regulations should be terminated, amended, or retained in their current form.

Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to the regulations, including whether the regulations (i) are necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimize the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) are clearly written and easily understandable.

The comment period begins September 26, 2011, and ends on October 17, 2011.

Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at Comments may also be sent to David E. Dick, Executive Director, Board for Asbestos, Lead, Mold, and Home Inspectors, Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400, Richmond, Virginia 23233. Telephone: (804) 367-8595, fax: (866) 350-5354, e-mail: Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency.

Following the close of the public comment period, a report of the periodic review will be posted on the Town Hall and published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 9/26/2011
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 10/17/2011

Comments Received: 2

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (11/22/2011)
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line