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Department of Health Professions
Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Regulations of the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers [18 VAC 65 ‑ 20]
This action is part of the regulatory reform initiative.
Regulatory reform changes
General Information
Action Summary The amendments are recommended as a result of a periodic review of Chapter 20 and are clarifying in nature or intended to make the requirements somewhat less restrictive. Amendments will: 1) require less time for submission of an application for a new establishment prior to opening; 2) eliminate the specific 40-hour a week requirement for a manager of record to be employed by an establishment; 3) clarify the requirement for compliance with OSHA standards; and 4) allow a first-aid kit to be kept either in a preparation room or immediately accessible to the room.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [003539]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Dated 10/16/2012
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6578 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/26/2013.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Corie Tillman Wolf  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4479    FAX: (804)527-4471    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.