Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Massage Therapists [18 VAC 90 ‑ 50]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Conforming regulation to licensure
Action 4606 / Stage 7632
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 8/11/2016  10:43 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 7/21/2016    
pdf Attorney General Certification 7/27/2016    

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 7/21/2016
Review Completed: 7/27/2016
Result: Certified
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/27/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/22/2016    Volume: 32  Issue: 26
Comment Period No comment period held for this exempt action/stage.
Effective Date 9/21/2016
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay P. Douglas, R.N.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Sutie 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4520    FAX: (804)527-4455    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


close window 
After uploading your memo document, don't forget to submit your review
Submit Review
close window 
Action 4606:
Conforming regulation to licensure
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Final   (7632) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/21/2016.
close window 
Place On Hold Pending External Action
Enter a reason up to 300 characters. Will be viewable only on the Governor's Pending List.

and return to view the Pending List
A stage can be placed "On Hold" only once. When there are major issues with a stage, please consider asking the agency to withdraw the stage and submit a new stage when it is ready for review.