Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Public Participation Guidelines [12 VAC 35 ‑ 12]
Revisions to include rulemaking processes undertaken by the Department and to change agency name
Action 3040
General Information
Action Summary Amends the current regulations to apply to the Department. Currently, these public participation guidelines apply only to the Board. The action also replaces the name of the Board consistent with Chapter 840 of the 2009 Virginia Acts of Assembly that will become effective on July 1, 2009.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [001900]
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
5133 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/15/2009.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ruth Anne Walker  / Director of Regulatory Affairs
Address: Jefferson Bldg.
1220 Bank St., 4th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)225-2252    FAX: (804)371-4609    TDD: (804)371-8977

This person is the primary contact for this board.