Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Mandate 1209

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Deletion of conscience clause
Purpose of legislation
To implement legislation that deleted the conscience clause in law for genetic counselors
Legislation mandating a change Chap 240 (2021)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 85 - 170 : Regulations Governing the Practice of Genetic Counselors
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5764: Conforming to 2021 legislation - repeal of conscience clause
Latest Stage: Final
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