Public Comment on Proposed Rules

The public is invited to provide input on proposed rules and regulations. Details about proposals currently open for formal public comment will be listed here. You may submit comments via email, U.S. Post, or at a public hearing.

Note about publicly available information: ALL COMMENTS received before the close of the comment period are available for viewing by the public, including any personally identifiable, and/or confidential information that is included in a comment.

RULE title subject/ Action status public hearing PUBLIC comments
Emergency Rule Governing the Prescribing of Opioids for Pain Emergency Rule Update Adopted Not Applicable No Comment period.
Radiological Health Rule Rule Amendment LCAR

July 20, 2018 / 2:00 PM / 108 Cherry St. / Burlington, VT 05401

LCAR hearing January 24, 2019

Contact: David Englander

Response Summary
Rule Governing the Prescribing of Opioids for Pain Rule Amendment LCAR

November 2, 2018 / 2:00 PM / 108 Cherry St. / Burlington, VT 05401

LCAR hearing January 17, 2019

Contact: Shayla Livingston

Response Summary

Advanced Directives for Health Care Rule Rule Amendment Public comment period January 11, 2019 / 3:00 PM / 108 Cherry St. / Burlington, VT 05401

Contact: Shayla Livingston

Deadline: January 18, 2019

Reportable and Communicable Diseases Rule Rule Amendment Public comment period January 11, 2019 / 11:00 AM / 108 Cherry St. / Burlington, VT 05401

Contact: Shayla Livingston

Deadline: January 18, 2019

Newborn Screening Rule Rule Amendment Public comment period January 11, 2019 / 10:00 AM / 108 Cherry St. / Burlington, VT 05401

Contact: Shayla Livingston

Deadline: January 18, 2019

Impaired Driver Rehabilitation Program Rule Amendment Public comment period January 11, 2019 / 1:00 PM / 108 Cherry St. / Burlington, VT 05401

Contact: Shayla Livingston

Deadline: January 18, 2019

Board of Health Hearing Rule New Rule Public comment period March 1, 2019 / 11:00 AM / 108 Cherry St. / Burlington, VT 05401

Contact: Brendan Atwood

Deadline: March 8, 2019

Chemicals of High Concern in Children's Products Rule Amendment Public comment period

NEW DATE:

February 1, 2019 / 10:00 AM / 108 Cherry St. / Burlington, VT 05401

Contact: Brendan Atwood

Deadline: February 8, 2019

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During Public Comment Period

Email Comments to: AHS.VDHRules@vermont.gov

Mail comments to:
Staff contact (see specific proposal above for name)
Vermont Department of Health
PO Box 70
108 Cherry Street
Burlington, VT 05402
ATTN: Public Comment

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