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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Regulations to Assure the Protection of Participants in Human Research [12 VAC 35 ‑ 180]
Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
Action 5158 / Stage 8430
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 1/21/2020  10:54 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/10/2018   (modified 6/5/2019)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/2/2018    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 12/12/2018   (modified 12/18/2018)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 12/18/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/17/2019   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/10/2018
Review Completed: 11/2/2018
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 11/2/2018
Review Completed: 12/12/2018
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 4/14/2019
Governor's Review Review Completed: 12/17/2019
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/18/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/20/2020    Volume: 36  Issue: 11
Comment Period Ended 2/19/2020
Effective Date 3/15/2020
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ruth Anne Walker  / Director of Regulatory Affairs
Address: Jefferson Bldg.
1220 Bank St., 4th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2252    FAX: (804)371-4609    TDD: (804)371-8977
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5158:
Amend Regulations Following Periodic Review
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Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8430) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/15/2020.
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