Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Petition 111
Petition Information
Petition Title Amend 12 VAC 35-115 Section 60
Date Filed 4/8/2010    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner Steven Shoon 
Petitioner's Request

Amend 12 VAC 35-115-60 to only allow providers to return discharged individuals mail to senders when the providers do not have the discharged individuals address and the providers have made every attempt to ascertain the discharged individuals current address without success

Agency's Plan

The Board will consider the petition and public comments at the next scheduled meeting, which is June 25, 2010.

Comment Period Began 5/10/2010    Ended 5/31/2010
Agency Decision Take no action [Transmittal Sheet]    
Response Date 6/25/2010
Agency Decision Summary

The return of a discharged individual’s mail is best dealt with in the provider’s policy

Contact Information
Name / Title: Linda B. Grasewicz  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 1220 Bank Street
P. O. Box 1797
Richmond, 23218-1797
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-0040    FAX: (804)371-0092    TDD: ()-