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Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling [18 VAC 115 ‑ 20]
Requirement for CACREP accreditation for educational programs
Action 4259 / Stage 7390
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 5/1/2017  10:50 am  
pdf Agency Statement 12/2/2015   (modified 3/23/2016)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 2/12/2016    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 3/27/2016   (modified 4/13/2017)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 6/1/2016    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 4/14/2017   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 12/2/2015
Review Completed: 2/12/2016
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 2/16/2016
Review Completed: 4/1/2016
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 6/8/2016
Governor's Review Review Completed: 4/14/2017
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 4/17/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 5/15/2017    Volume: 33  Issue: 19
Public Hearings

05/19/2017 9:30 AM

Comment Period Ended 7/14/2017
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.

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Action 4259:
Requirement for CACREP accreditation for educational programs
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7071) Stage complete. Comment period ended 7/1/2015.
Proposed   (7390) Stage complete. Comment period ended 7/14/2017.
Revised Proposed   (8032) Stage withdrawn on 11/3/2017 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
Revised Proposed   (8521) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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