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Regulations Governing Mental Health Services Transition Plans for Incarcerated Juveniles. [6 VAC 35 ‑ 180]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The regulation will ensure the planning and delivery of post-release mental health, substance abuse or other therapeutic services to incarcerated juveniles as they transition back into their communities.
State Authority The basis for this regulation is Virginia Code § The basis for this regulation is Virginia Code § 16.1-293.1
Federal Authority NA
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered
Meetings See all meetings (1) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Deron M. Phipps  / Acting Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 700 E. Franklin Street
PO Box 1110
Richmond, VA 23218-1110
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-6407    FAX: (804)371-0773   
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Promulgate regulations for the planning and provision of mental health, substance abuse, or other therapeutic treatment services for youths returning to the community following commitment to a juvenile correctional center or postdispositional detention. Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2008.

Past Periodic Reviews
Date Filed Status
9/26/2018 Amend