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Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic [18 VAC 85 ‑ 20]
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Action 5411 / Stage 8796
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 1/21/2020  10:57 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/21/2019   (modified 12/26/2019)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 10/25/2019    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 11/14/2019    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 12/20/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/20/2019   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/21/2019
Review Completed: 10/25/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 10/25/2019
Review Completed: 12/4/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 12/17/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/20/2019
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/20/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/20/2020    Volume: 36  Issue: 11
Comment Period Ended 2/19/2020
Effective Date 3/5/2020
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4621    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5411:
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Fast-Track   (8796) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/05/2020.
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