5/2/2011 2:21 pm
Date / Time filed with the Register of Regulations
VA.R. Document Number: R____-______
Virginia Register Publication Information

Transmittal Sheet: Response to Petition for Rulemaking
Initial Agency Notice
Agency Decision
Promulgating Board: State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Regulatory Coordinator: Linda B. Grasewicz


Agency Contact: Linda B. Grasewicz

Regulatory Coordinator


Contact Address: Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

1220 Bank Street

Richmond, VA 23218-1797
Chapter Affected:
12 vac 35 - :
Statutory Authority: State:

Date Petition Received 12/06/2010
Petitioner Steven Shoon
 Petitioner's Request
Establish new regulations that mandate mental health consumers receiving inpatient hospitalization, outpatient treatment, or both; have access to meetings of the State Board; State Human Rights Committee (SHRC); and all Local Human Rights Committees (LHRCs) via electronic video/tele-conference pursuant to §2.2-3708 and §2.2-3708.1.
 Agency Plan
The Board will consider the petition and any comments received at its regularly scheduled meeting on April 28, 2011.
Publication Date 01/03/2011  (comment period will also begin on this date)
Comment End Date 01/24/2011
 Agency Decision
Take no action
Agency Response Date 05/02/2011
 Agency Decision Text
The Board's authority in 37.2-203 to adopt regulations does not permit the requested action.