Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Petition 317
Petition Information
Petition Title Requirement for maintenance of professional credential for renewal of licensure
Date Filed 2/26/2020    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner Virginia Society of Radiologic Technologists 
Petitioner's Request

To amend sections on renewal, reinstatement, or reactivation to require a licensee to hold current ARRT and/or NMTCB credentials in good standing for biennial renewal, reinstatement, or reactivation of one\'s license under the Board of Medicine.

Agency's Plan

In accordance with Virginia law, the petition will be filed with the Register of Regulations and published on March 30, 2020 and posted on the Virginia Regulatory Townhall at Comment on the petition will be requested until April 29, 2020 and may be posted on the Townhall or sent to the Board.


Following receipt of all comments on the petition to amend regulations, the matter will be considered by the Advisory Board on Radiologic Technology and by the full Board at their meetings in June of 2020.


Comment Period Began 3/30/2020    Ended 4/29/2020
Virginia Register Announcement Submitted on 2/26/2020
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Published on: 3/30/2020     Volume: 36  Issue: 15
Agency Decision Take no action [Transmittal Sheet]    
Response Date 11/6/2020
Decision Publication Date Published on: 12/7/2020     Volume: 37  Issue: 8
Agency Decision Summary

The meeting of the Advisory Board on Radiologic Technology scheduled for June of 2020 was cancelled, so the matter was on the agenda for its meeting on October 7, 2020. At that time, the Advisory Board considered the pros and cons of amending its regulations and recommended that the Board of Medicine take no action on the petition at this time. The Advisory Board would like to gather additional information and continue the discussion of the merits of the petition.


Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
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