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Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling [18 VAC 115 ‑ 20]
Acceptance of doctoral practicum/internship hours towards residency requirements
Action 4829 / Stage 8140
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/24/2018  8:26 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 11/27/2017    
pdf Attorney General Certification 12/7/2017    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 1/18/2018    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 7/17/2018    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/17/2018   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 11/27/2017
Review Completed: 12/7/2017
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 12/7/2017
Review Completed: 1/18/2018
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 5/9/2018
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/17/2018
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/17/2018
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/6/2018    Volume: 34  Issue: 25
Public Hearings

08/17/2018 9:00 AM

Comment Period Ended 10/5/2018
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 4829:
Acceptance of doctoral practicum/internship hours towards residency requirements
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7945) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/04/2017.
Proposed   (8140) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/05/2018.
Final   (8516) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/16/2019.
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