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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 16. Labor And Employment

16VAC20. Apprenticeship Council




The Apprenticeship Council determines standards for apprenticeship agreements; appoints the secretary of the Apprenticeship Council to act as secretary of each state joint apprenticeship committee; reviews decisions of local and state joint apprenticeship committees relating to apprenticeship disputes pursuant to subdivision C 3 of § 2.2-2047. The Council's authority is effective only as to persons voluntarily electing to be bound thereby. Code of Virginia, Title 2.2, Chapter 20.2.

Note: Chapters 624 and 625 of the 2023 Acts of Assembly transfer administration of apprenticeship programs from the Department of Labor and Industry to the Department of Workforce Development and Advancement.

Agency regulations may be accessed by means of:

(i)   the Virginia Legislative Information System website


(ii)  email at:;

(iii)                 regular mail from:

Department of Labor and Industry

Main Street Centre

600 East Main Street, Suite 207

Richmond, VA 23219-2430;

(iv) or in person at:

Department of Labor and Industry,

Main Street Centre,

600 East Main Street, 17 th Floor

Richmond, VA 23219-2430.

Rev. 7/2023

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