Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Genetic Counselors [18 VAC 85 ‑ 170]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Conforming to Code - grandfathering date
Action 4847 / Stage 7968
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 9/1/2017  3:44 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/29/2017    
pdf Attorney General Certification 8/7/2017    

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/29/2017
Review Completed: 8/7/2017
Result: Certified
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 8/7/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 9/4/2017    Volume: 34  Issue: 1
Comment Period No comment period held for this exempt action/stage.
Effective Date 10/4/2017
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Barrett  / Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Address: Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4688    FAX: (804)915-0382    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 4847:
Conforming to Code - grandfathering date
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Final   (7968) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/04/2017.
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