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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Petition Information
Petition Title Amend existing regulations regarding protection of human rights request H
Date Filed 9/15/2009   
Petitioner Steven Shoon 
Petitioner's Request

Regulation should be amended to require the Commissioner to specify the section codes and provisions as apart of the written exemptions for suspending the applicability of the Human Rights Regulation to people on forensic status and civilly committed as sexually violent predators.

Agency's Plan

The Board will consider the petition and any comments received at its regularly scheduled meeting on December 8, 2009.

Comment Period Ended 11/9/2009
Agency Decision Take no action [Transmittal Sheet]    
Response Date 12/8/2009
Agency Decision Summary

The Board determined that the subject of this petition is adequately addressed in Departmental policy guidance and does not require regulatory action.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Linda B. Grasewicz  / Senior Planner
Address: 1220 Bank Street
Richmond, 2318-1797
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-0040    FAX: (804)371-0092    TDD: (804)371-8977