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Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations Governing Nursing Education Programs [18 VAC 90 ‑ 27]
Definition of full approval and timing of criminal background checks for ...
Action 4926 / Stage 8077
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/24/2018  8:29 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/2/2017    
pdf Attorney General Certification 10/17/2017    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 11/16/2017    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 11/16/2017    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/17/2018   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/2/2017
Review Completed: 10/17/2017
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 10/17/2017
Review Completed: 11/21/2017
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 3/15/2018
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/17/2018
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/17/2018
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/6/2018    Volume: 34  Issue: 25
Comment Period Ended 9/5/2018
Effective Date 9/20/2018
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay P. Douglas, R.N.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4520    FAX: (804)527-4455    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 4926:
Definition of full approval and timing of criminal background checks for nursing education programs
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Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8077) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/20/2018.
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