Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Public Participation Guidelines [18 VAC 60 ‑ 11]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Establishes guidelines for the involvement of the public in the promulgation of regulations.
State Authority 2.2-4007.02
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To standardize the public participation process so that interested members of the public know how and when to comment and/or participate in various topics of interest.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Jamie Sacksteder  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4581    FAX: (804)698-4266    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Conforming to Code Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/15/2016.
Initial regulations
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/12/2008.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
2/9/2024 Filed Pending
11/29/2018 Agency Completed Retain As Is