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Regulations Governing the Practice of Behavior Analysis [18 VAC 85 ‑ 150]
Public Comment Forum

On this Periodic Review

Review Announcement

Pursuant to Executive Order 17 (2014) and ยงยง 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Board of Medicine is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of 18VAC85-150-10 et seq., Regulations Governing the Practice of Behavior Analysis.

The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 17 (2014).

The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to this regulation, including whether the regulation (i) is necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimizes the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) is clearly written and easily understandable.

The comment period begins May 28, 2018, and ends on June 27, 2018.

Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at Comments may also be sent to Elaine Yeatts, Senior Policy Analyst, 9960 Mayland Drive, Henrico, VA 23233 Telephone: (804) 367-4688, FAX: (804) 527-4434; email address:

Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency. Following the close of the public comment period, a report of both reviews will be posted on the Town Hall and a report of the small business impact review will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.

CLOSED     Opened on 5/28/2018 and Ended on 6/27/2018

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 Comment Title  Commenter
Add a provision Megan Kokx, Paragon Autism Services  6/27/18  11:34 pm
Add a pprovision Heather Niemiec  6/27/18  2:44 pm
Comment for consideration Eleni Meister, Paragon Autism Services  6/27/18  2:44 pm
Add a Provision Yohana Asfaha, Paragon Autism Services  6/27/18  1:51 pm
Add A Provision Sydni Davis  6/27/18  1:49 pm
Comment for your consideration Whitney Sandlin, Paragon Autism Services  6/27/18  1:21 pm
Please add a provision Katrina Bialecki, Paragon Autism Services  6/27/18  12:48 pm
Comment for consideration Emily Jett, Paragon Autism Services  6/27/18  12:30 pm
Add a provision Adja B. Charlot  6/27/18  12:11 pm
Add a provision Amber Boozer  6/27/18  11:50 am
Add a provision Sarah Treacy, Paragon Autism Services  6/27/18  10:47 am
Comment for your consideration Tressa Tomei  6/27/18  9:53 am
Comment for consideration Nicole Jinier  6/27/18  9:41 am
Request to add a provision to current regulations Joshua Farrow, Paragon Autism Services  6/27/18  9:39 am
For your consideration Keith Richardson  6/25/18  7:16 pm
Comment on Behavior Analysis Regulations Justin Creech  6/25/18  8:53 am
Comment for Consideration CHRISTINA MACOMBER  6/24/18  4:58 pm
Considerations for review Kristina Turner  6/20/18  3:45 pm
Behavior Analysis Regs Comments Christine D. Evanko  6/19/18  2:17 pm

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