Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing [18 VAC 90 ‑ 19]
Clarification of 90-day authorization to practice
Action 5058 / Stage 8294
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 12/19/2018  11:06 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 5/21/2018    
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/25/2018    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 6/4/2018    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 8/22/2018    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/12/2018   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 5/21/2018
Review Completed: 5/25/2018
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/2/2018
Review Completed: 6/20/2018
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 9/5/2018
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/12/2018
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/12/2018
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/7/2019    Volume: 35  Issue: 10
Comment Period Ended 2/6/2019
Effective Date 2/21/2019
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 5058:
Clarification of 90-day authorization to practice
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8294) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/21/2019.
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