Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
[REPEALED] Rules and Regulations to Assure the Rights of Clients in Community Programs [12 VAC 35 ‑ 130]
|Description||This regulation protects the rights of all clients in community programs that are licensed or funded by the Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services|
|State Authority||Title Title 37.1-84.1|
|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||
To clearly articulate the human rights of every individual receiving care and treatment in community programs licensed by DMHMRSAS.
To clearly articulate the responsibilities of community programs in ensuring the rights of consumers.
To clearly articulate the complaint review and resolution process and to specify the procedures and time frames for the review of complaints of rights violations.
To minimize the costs and intrusiveness of human rights regulatory requirements and administrative procedures to consumers, families, and provider organizations.
|Name / Title:||Ruth Anne Walker / Director of Regulatory Affairs|
1220 Bank St., 11th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
|Telephone:||(804)225-2252 FAX: (804)786-8623 TDD: (804)371-8977|