Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Juvenile Justice
Department (Board) of Juvenile Justice
Regulations Governing the Certification Process [6 VAC 35 ‑ 20]
Simplify the regulation, allowing greater administrative flexibility in conducting, reviewing and acting upon certification and monitoring visits to residential and non-residential programs.
Action 393
General Information
Action Summary This regulation governs the process for monitoring compliance with substantive standards by programs in Virginia's juvenile justice system. The provcess includes audits and unscheduled visits; administrative review of findings; an appeals process; and the issuance of a variance when a particular standard is inappropriate for a given program. Revisions are sought to simplify the procedural steps in the process.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
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
540 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/26/2000.
840 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 10/25/2000 before DPB completed its review.
1210 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/25/2002.
2133 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/01/2003.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ken Davis  / Regulatory Affairs Coordinator
Address: 600 East Main Street, 20th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)807-0486    FAX: (804)371-6497    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.