Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
2023 Child Care Licensing Regulatory Work Group

Meeting Details
Date / Time 2/28/2023  1:00 pm
Type Physical Location Only 
Location James Monroe Building
101 N. 14th St
Richmond, VA 23219 
Board Website 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 2/23/2023   (85k)
Minutes document agency has not posted
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? No
Purpose of the meeting
The Virginia Department of Education is in the process of conducting a comprehensive review of child care licensing regulations and 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 February 28, 2023 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 the bottom of this page under the heading of 2022. 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 Licensing Workgroup 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 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. We appreciate your patience and commitment to ensuring the safety of all employees and guest
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 Lewis  / Coordinator, Early Childhood Policy Analyst
Address: James Monroe Bldg.
101 N. 14th St., 25th Floor
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
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