Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling [18 VAC 115 ‑ 20]
Exemption from CE requirement for new licensees
Action 4856 / Stage 7979
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 10/31/2017  3:27 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 7/13/2017    
pdf Attorney General Certification 8/9/2017    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 9/18/2017    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 10/16/2017    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 10/13/2017   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 7/13/2017
Review Completed: 8/9/2017
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 8/9/2017
Review Completed: 9/18/2017
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 9/28/2017
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 10/13/2017
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 10/16/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 11/13/2017    Volume: 34  Issue: 6
Comment Period Ended 12/13/2017
Effective Date 12/28/2017
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jaime Hoyle  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4406    FAX: (804)527-4435    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 4856:
Exemption from CE requirement for new licensees
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (7979) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/28/2017.
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