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Department of Health Professions
Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Regulations of the Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers [18 VAC 65 ‑ 20]
Licenses for funeral directors and embalmers
Action 5635 / Stage 9241
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 4/9/2021  6:02 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/9/2021    
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/4/2021    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 6/16/2021    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 8/18/2021    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/2/2021   

Changes to Text The proposed text has changed from that of the emergency stage.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 4/9/2021
Review Completed: 5/4/2021
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 5/4/2021
Review Completed: 6/16/2021
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 11/4/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/2/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/2/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/3/2022    Volume: 38  Issue: 10
Public Hearings

01/28/2022 9:05 AM    canceled

02/11/2022 9:05 AM

Comment Period Ended 3/4/2022
Contact Information
Name / Title: Corie Tillman Wolf  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4479    FAX: (804)527-4471    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5635:
Licenses for funeral directors and embalmers
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9107) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (9241) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/04/2022.
Final   (9599) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/07/2022.
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