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Regulations for Licensure of Occupational Therapists [18 VAC 85 ‑ 80]
NBCOT certification as option for CE
Action 4461 / Stage 7756
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 11/1/2016  3:18 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 11/1/2016   (modified 12/14/2016)    
ORM Economic Impact Document Not yet submitted  
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/2/2016    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 12/8/2016   (modified 12/15/2016)    
Agency Response to EIA Not yet submitted  

Withdrawn 6/28/17
Reason: Chapter 411 of the 2017 General Assembly prohibits acceptance of NBCOT certification as evidence of completion of continuing education. The Board will resubmit an action with the remaining amendments.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 11/1/2016
Review Completed: 11/2/2016
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 11/2/2016
Review Completed: 12/16/2016
Secretary Review Stage withdrawn on 06/28/2017 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period No comment period will occur since the stage has been withdrawn.
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4558    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 4461:
NBCOT certification as option for CE
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (7363) Comment period complete, but objections were filed.
Proposed   (7756) Stage withdrawn on 06/28/2017 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
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