Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
Child Day-Care Council
Background Checks for Licensed Child Day Centers [22 VAC 15 ‑ 51]
Changes to conform with Code of Virginia
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed action is to promulgate a new regulation that applies only to licensed child day centers, conforms to the Code of Virginia, provides more protection for children in care, is less intrusive and burdensome for providers, and clarifies the language
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 22 VAC 15-51 Background Checks for Licensed Child Day Centers Promulgate New Regulation
Other chapters
  22 VAC 15 - 50 [REPEALED] Regulation for Criminal Record Checks for Child Welfare Agencies
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2029 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/29/2003.
2358 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/02/2004.
2714 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Wenda Singer  / Program Development Consultant
Address: Virginia Department of Social Services
730 East Broad Street, 7th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)692-2201    FAX: (804)692-2370    TDD: (800)828-1120