Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
2022 Child Care Licensing Regulatory Work Group

Meeting Details
Date / Time 5/24/2022  1:00 pm
Type Physical Location Only 
Location The meeting will be held in the 16th Floor Conference of the James Monroe Building, located at 101 N. 14th Street, Richmond, VA 23219.  
Board Website 
Agenda document agency has not posted
Minutes document agency has not posted
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
The Virginia Board of Education and Virginia Department of Education are in the process of conducting a comprehensive review of child care licensing regulations and is convening a series of work groups related to the Standards for Licensed Child Day Centers and Standards for Licensed Family Day Homes to inform the revised regulations. The work group will convene on May 24,2022 at 1 PM. The meeting will be held in the 16th Floor Conference of the James Monroe Building. The meeting is open to the public. The agenda for this meeting can be found at Based on CDC guidance, masks will be optional based on the transmission level of "low risk" for Richmond and the surrounding counties. Should this transmission level be elevated to "high risk," masks will be strongly encouraged. Please note the Security Protocols for the James Monroe Building. All visitors to the James Monroe Building must show Photo ID and sign in at the security desk on the first floor. When you arrive, please pass through the security screening, sign-in at the security desk and let them know you are attending the Board of Education meeting. All visitors must have an escort to and from the security desk to the meeting location. Please allow time for these security protocols. Security desk hours are from 8:00AM to 5:00PM. We appreciate your patience and commitment to ensuring the safety of all employees and guests.
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:
8 VAC 20-780 Standards for Licensed Child Day Centers
8 VAC 20-800 Standards for Licensed Family Day Homes

Contact Information
Name / Title: Alieyyah J. Lewis McKinley  / Coordinator I, Early Childhood Policy Analyst
Address: James Monroe Bldg.
101 N. 14th Street
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-7578    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-