After being signed into law by Gov. Ralph Northam in March of 2018, House Bill 883 created a pilot program to reduce regulations in both the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and the Department of Criminal Justice Services by 25 percent by 2021.
This bipartisan law has made Virginia the leader in red-tape rollbacks nationwide. That’s great news for Virginians because:
Because red tape is being cut in occupational licensing and criminal justice regulations, people across the commonwealth can better realize their full potential and improve their communities.