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Investigation of Child Abuse and Neglect in Out of Family Complaints [22 VAC 40 ‑ 730]
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Description This regulation establishes policy for investigations of child abuse and neglect in out of family complaints. It establishes, by definition, out of family situations that are appropriate for such investigation.
State Authority ,63.2-217 63.2-1500 et seq et seq.
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation Increase collaboration with other regulatory agencies to conduct joint child abuse and neglect investigations.

Reduce child abuse and neglect in out of family settings.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Treina Owen  / Board Liaison
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: treina.owen@dss.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)726-7903    FAX: (804)726-7906    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Review and Amend Investigation of Child Abuse and Neglect in Out of Family Complaints Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2014.
Clarify 2005 Legislative Intent Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/8/2005.
Amend regulation of comply with provisions of the Code of Virginia Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/2/2005.
2003 Legislative Requirements Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2004.
Implement Joint Investigations Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/20/2002.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Implement Joint Investigations NOIRA Stage withdrawn before DPB completed its review.