Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
 Electronic Access 
Regular State Board Meeting

Meeting Details
Date / Time 3/30/2022  9:30 am
Type Both Physical and Electronic 
Location Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
13th Floor Conference Room, Jefferson Building, 1220 Bank Street, Richmond, VA 23219
See note below. 
Electronic Access This will be posted with the meeting packet. 
Board Website Address is to long to list here; see note above. 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 3/21/2022   (1322k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 7/18/2022   (247k)       FINAL
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
NOTE: Committee meetings will be held from 8:30 a.m. - 9:25 a.m. before the start of the regular board meeting on March 30th. The Policy and Evaluation Committee has a separate log in as noted in the packet. Regulatory Business: 1. Initiate Periodic Review: Regulations for Children’s Residential Facilities, 12VAC35-46. 2. Request to Initiate Proposed Stage re Action to Align 12VAC35-46 with the Family First Prevention and Services Act. 3. HOLD UNTIL BUDGET APPROVED BY GENERAL ASSEMBLY: Emergency Regulation per General Assembly Mandate: Operation of the Individual and Family Support Program, 12 VAC 35-230 (see pending 2022 Appropriation Act Item 313.PP.). This will also be a periodic review. • Verbal public comment will be received early in the meeting (see agenda for specific time). It is preferred that persons wishing to give comment submit an email to no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 29, 2022, indicating that they wish to provide a brief verbal comment. As the names of these individuals are announced at the beginning of the public comment period, three minutes of comment may be offered. Instructions for calling into the meeting are included above on this page and in the meeting packet on page 2. • Written public comment may be sent by email to no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 29, 2022. • Public comment will not be accepted on petitions for rulemaking or regulatory actions in which the comment period has closed.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
The agency plans to discuss the following regulations at this meeting:
12 VAC 35-46 Regulations for Children's Residential Facilities
12 VAC 35-230 Operation of the Individual and Family Support Program

Contact Information
Name / Title: Ruth Anne Walker  / Director of Regulator Affairs, State Board Liaison
Address: Jefferson Bldg.
1220 Bank St., 4th Floor
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2252    FAX: (804)786-8623    TDD: (804)371-8977