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Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Physical Therapy
Petition 252
Petition Information
Petition Title Addition of the Va. Occupational Therapy and American Occupational Therapy Associations as approved CE providers
Date Filed 12/13/2016    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner Peggy Belmont 
Petitioner's Request

to expand the list of Type I approved providers for continuing education to include the Virginia Occupational Therapy Association and the American Occupational Therapy Association.

Agency's Plan

The petition has been filed with the Register of Regulations and will be published on January 9, 2017.  Comment on the petition may be sent by email, regular mail or posted on the Virginia Regulatory Townhall at; comment will be requested until February 8, 2017.

 Following receipt of all comments on the petition to amend regulations, the Board will decide whether to make any changes to the regulatory language.  This matter will be on the Board’s agenda for its meeting scheduled for February 21, 2017, and the petitioner will be informed of the Board’s decision after that meeting.

Comment Period Began 1/9/2017    Ended 2/8/2017
Virginia Register Announcement Submitted on 12/13/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Published on: 1/9/2017     Volume: 33  Issue: 10
Agency Decision Take no action [Transmittal Sheet]    
Response Date 3/30/2017
Decision Publication Date Published on: 5/1/2017     Volume: 33  Issue: 18
Agency Decision Summary

The Virginia Board of Physical Therapy voted to take no action at this time but to refer the matter to the Legislative/Regulatory Committee for further review.  The Committee will be seeking additional information and will include this item on the agenda for its next meeting.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Corie Tillman Wolf  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, 23233
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