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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 8. Education
Agency 40. State Council of Higher Education For Virginia
Chapter 31. Regulations Governing Certification of Certain Institutions to Confer Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates

8VAC40-31-80. Role of the council.

A. Pursuant to § 23-276.9 of the Code of Virginia, the council may establish fees for services and the methods for collecting such fees.

B. Pursuant to § 23-276.3 E of the Code of Virginia and unless otherwise indicated, the council delegates authority for administering the requirements of Chapter 21.1 (§ 23-276.1 et seq.) of Title 23 of the Code of Virginia and this chapter to the executive director.

C. Pursuant to § 23-276.3 of the Code of Virginia, the council shall adopt certification criteria for the operation of postsecondary schools in Virginia.

D. Only the council may refuse to grant certification, or revoke or suspend certification. In these instances, the council will be responsible for ensuring due process and compliance with the Administrative Process Act (§ 2.2-4000 et seq. of the Code of Virginia).

Statutory Authority

§ 23-276.3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 22, Issue 23, eff. August 24, 2006.

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