Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Physician Assistants [18 VAC 85 ‑ 50]
Elimination of specific requirement for supervising physician to see patients ...
Action 3385 / Stage 5821
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 3/8/2011  9:18 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/8/2011    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/15/2011    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 4/29/2011    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 5/3/2011    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 10/22/2012   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/8/2011
Review Completed: 3/15/2011
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 3/15/2011
Review Completed: 4/29/2011
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 8/18/2011
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 10/22/2012
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 10/22/2012
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 11/19/2012    Volume: 29  Issue: 6
Public Hearings

12/06/2012 8:30 AM

Comment Period Ended 1/18/2013
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Barrett  / Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Address: Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4688    FAX: (804)915-0382    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 3385:
Elimination of specific requirement for supervising physician to see patients on 4th visit
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (5706) Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/05/2011.
Proposed   (5821) Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/18/2013.
Final   (6476) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/03/2013.
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