Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Investigation of Child Abuse and Neglect in Out of Family Complaints [22 VAC 40 ‑ 730]
|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.
|Name / Title:||Sheila Lemon / Board Liaison|
801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
|Telephone:||(804)726-7683 FAX: (804)726-7015 TDD: ()-|