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Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors
Home Inspector Licensing Regulations [18 VAC 15 ‑ 40]
Establishment of New Construction Home Inspection Training Program (HB 2103)
Action 4370 / Stage 7385
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 3/17/2017  10:49 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 11/20/2015   (modified 7/6/2016)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/23/2015    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 1/7/2016    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 1/11/2016    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 6/17/2016   

Withdrawn 7/11/16
Reason: As a result of legislative changes during the 2016 General Assembly Session (HB 741 and SB 453), this regulation amendment will be incorporated into a new regulatory action slated to be effective July 1, 2017. This new regulatory action will 1) incorporate the language from this regulatory action that establishes the new training requirements for new residential structure inspections; and 2) include other amendments to convert the current voluntary certification program to a mandatory licensing program.
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 11/20/2015
Review Completed: 11/23/2015
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 11/23/2015
Review Completed: 1/7/2016
Secretary Review Secretary of Labor Review Completed: 2/17/2016
Governor's Review Review Completed: 6/17/2016
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/30/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Stage withdrawn on 07/11/2016 prior to publication in The Virginia Register.
Public Hearings

09/13/2016 10:00 AM    canceled

Comment Period No comment period will occur since the stage has been withdrawn.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Trisha L. Henshaw  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-8595    FAX: (866)350-5354    TDD: ()-
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Action 4370:
Establishment of New Construction Home Inspection Training Program (HB 2103)
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7239) Stage withdrawn on 07/11/2016 after the comment period had ended.
Proposed   (7385) Stage withdrawn on 07/11/2016 prior to publication in The Virginia Register.
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