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Requests for permission to use any materials beyond the scope of permitted uses must be submitted to VAPPA at firstname.lastname@example.org. Such requests must include a copy of the materials that will be used, and a detailed explanation of where and for what purpose the materials will be used. Contact information, including name, phone number, fax number, and email must also be provided in such requests. VAPPA reserves the right to deny or restrict any permission for use of any VAPPA materials if such use is deemed to be inconsistent with the mission and goals of VAPPA.
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Effective Date: August 2022.