3/20/2019 9:49 am
Date / Time filed with the Register of Regulations
VA.R. Document Number: R____-______
Virginia Register Publication Information

Transmittal Sheet: Response to Petition for Rulemaking
Initial Agency Notice
Agency Decision
Promulgating Board: Board of Medicine
Regulatory Coordinator: Elaine J. Yeatts


Agency Contact: William L. Harp, M.D.

Executive Director


Contact Address: Department of Health Professions

9960 Mayland Drive

Suite 300

Richmond, VA 23233
Chapter Affected:
18 vac 85 - 20: Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic
Statutory Authority: State: Chapter 29 of Title 54.1

Date Petition Received 03/20/2019
Petitioner Dr. Luke Vetti
 Petitioner's Request
To include the American Board of Podiatric Medicine in regulations for endorsement and informed consent for podiatrists.
 Agency Plan
In accordance with Virginia law, the petition has been filed with the Register of Regulations and will be published on April 15, 2019 and posted on the Virginia Regulatory Townhall at www.townhall.virginia.gov.  Comment on the petition will be requested until May 14, 2019 and may be posted on the Townhall or sent to the Board. Following receipt of all comments on the petition, the Board will decide whether to make any changes to its regulations. The matter will be considered by the full Board at its meeting on June 13, 2019.
Publication Date 04/15/2019  (comment period will also begin on this date)
Comment End Date 05/14/2019