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Agency
Department of Social Services
Board
State Board of Social Services
chapter
General Relief Program [22 VAC 40 ‑ 411]
Action:
Repeal General Relief Program Adult Components
 
General Information
Action Summary Item 332 of the 2011 Appropriation Act eliminated funding for all General Relief (GR) components, with the exception of the unattached children component. Effective with local budget allocations for FY12, the adult components of the GR program were eliminated and only the GR unattached children component will continue. The adult components that have been eliminated include unemployed employable individuals, unemployable individuals, institutional care, ongoing medical, interim assistance, food credit authorization, shelter, emergency medical, transient, burial, and clothing assistance.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [002541]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5948 Emergency Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 7/1/2013.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mark Golden 
Address: Division of Benefit Programs
7 N. Eighth Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: mark.golden@dss.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)726-7385    FAX: (804)726-7356    TDD: (800)828-1120