Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Genetic Counselors [18 VAC 85 ‑ 170]
Implementation of 2022 Periodic Review for Chapter 170
Action 6114 / Stage 9833
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 5/3/2023  3:42 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/6/2022   (modified 5/3/2023)    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 10/10/2022    
pdf Attorney General Certification 4/21/2023    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 6/5/2023    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 8/4/2023    

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/6/2022
Review Completed: 4/21/2023
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 4/24/2023
Review Completed: 6/5/2023
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.  Day 407
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
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Effective Date Not yet determined
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Barrett  / Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Address: Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4688    FAX: (804)915-0382    TDD: ()-
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Action 6114:
Implementation of 2022 Periodic Review for Chapter 170
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Fast-Track   (9833) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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