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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 6476
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 5/21/2013  9:20 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 2/22/2013    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/8/2013   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 2/22/2013
Review Completed: 3/1/2013
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 3/12/2013
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 5/8/2013
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/8/2013
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/3/2013    Volume: 29  Issue: 20
Comment Period Ended 7/3/2013
Effective Date 7/3/2013
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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