Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Board of Health Regulations Governing Vital Records [12 VAC 5 ‑ 550]
Amendment in accordance with a recent court case
Action 2192 / Stage 4617
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 5/7/2008  9:40 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 5/7/2008   (modified 7/16/2008)    
ORM Economic Review Form Not yet submitted  
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/16/2008    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 6/12/2008    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 6/24/2009    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/19/2009   

Withdrawn 10/14/09
Reason: Action accomplished via a separate process
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 5/7/2008
Review Completed: 5/16/2008
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 5/16/2008
Review Completed: 6/26/2008
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 8/28/2008
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 5/19/2009
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Stage withdrawn on 10/14/2009 after the Governor's office completed its review.
Comment Period No comment period will occur since the stage has been withdrawn.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Seth Austin  / State Registrar of Vital Records
2001 Maywill Street, Suites 263 and 268
Richmond, VA 23230
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)662-6244    FAX: (804)662-7262    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 2192:
Amendment in accordance with a recent court case
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (3848) Stage withdrawn on 10/14/2009 after the comment period had ended.
Proposed   (4617) Stage withdrawn on 10/14/2009 after the Governor's office completed its review.
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