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Petition Information
Petition Title Amend 12 VAC 35-115-250
Date Filed 9/14/2010    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner Steven Shoon 
Petitioner's Request

 

 

 

Amend 12 VAC 35-115-250 to remove the State Human Rights Director (SHRD) and all Human Rights Advocates from under the authority of the Commissioner

 
Agency's Plan

The Board anticipates it will consider public comments on this request at its November 30, 2010 meeting and will then determine what appropriate action is required.

 
Comment Period Ended 11/1/2010
0 comments
Agency Decision Take no action    
Response Date 11/30/2011
Agency Decision Summary

The State Human Rights Director and human rights advocates are part of the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services regulatory process to assure protection of the rights of individuals receiving services.   As department employees, these positions are under the authority of the DBHDS CommissionerMaking the requested change would require a change in the Code.


Contact Information
Name / Title: Linda B. Grasewicz  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 1220 Bank Street
Richmond, 23218-1797
Email Address: linda.grasewicz@dbhds.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)786-0040    FAX: (804)371-0092    TDD: ()-