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Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing [18 VAC 90 ‑ 19]
Registration of clinical nurse specialists
Action 5306 / Stage 9023
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 1/27/2021  7:55 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 7/23/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 1/1/2021   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 7/23/2020
Review Completed: 8/13/2020
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 8/31/2020
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 1/1/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/1/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 2/1/2021    Volume: 37  Issue: 12
Comment Period Ended 3/3/2021
Effective Date 3/3/2021
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 5306:
Registration of clinical nurse specialists
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8655) Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/21/2019.
Proposed   (8765) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/20/2020.
Final   (9023) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/03/2021.
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