Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Juvenile Justice
Department (Board) of Juvenile Justice
Regulation Governing Juvenile Correctional Centers [6 VAC 35 ‑ 71]
Combines in single document provisions applicable to juvenile correctional centers.
Action 2975
[Withdrawn 2/26/2009]
General Information
Action Summary To develop a comprehensive regulation containing the minimum standards for juvenile correctional centers covering program operations, health care, personnel, facility safety, and physical environment. It will contain additional provisions for secure custody facilities, boot camps, work camps, juvenile industries, and independent living programs. The current requirements for these facilities are contained in 6VAC35-51 and 6VAC35-140. This regulation will incorporate those provisions deemed appropriate and necessary after a comprehensive review.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 6 VAC 35-71 Regulation Governing Juvenile Correctional Centers Promulgate New Regulation
Other chapters
  6 VAC 35 - 101 Regulation Governing Juvenile Secure Detention Centers
  6 VAC 35 - 51 Standards for the Interim Regulations of Children's Residential Facilities
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [001818]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Kristen Peterson  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: P.O. Box 1110
Richmond, VA 23218-1110
Email Address:
Phone: (804)773-0180    FAX: (804)371-6497    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.