Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Locality Groupings [22 VAC 40 ‑ 293]
Establish regulation for changing locality groupings
Action 1244 / Stage 2172
Emergency Stage  
pdf Emergency Text   3/27/2003  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/6/2003    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/7/2003    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/8/2003   

Emergency Authority 2002 Appropriations Act, item, 353, Paragraph F (Chapter 899, 2002 Acts of Assembly)
Attorney General Review Review Completed: 3/7/2003
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 3/7/2003
Review Completed: 3/27/2003
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 4/3/2003
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 5/8/2003
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/9/2003
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/2/2003    Volume: 19  Issue: 19
Comment Period Comment periods are not required for emergency regulations. If efforts are made to make this regulation permanent, then public comment periods will be established.
Effective Date 4/1/2003
Expiration Date 3/31/2003

Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mark L. Golden  / TANF Manager
Address: Virginia Department of Social Services
7 North Eighth Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7385    FAX: (804)726-7356    TDD: (800)828-1120


close window 
After uploading your memo document, don't forget to submit your review
Submit Review
close window 
Action 1244:
Establish regulation for changing locality groupings
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (2171) Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/02/2003.
Emergency   (2172) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (2403) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/26/2004.
Final   (2694) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/28/2004.
close window 
Place On Hold Pending External Action
Enter a reason up to 300 characters. Will be viewable only on the Governor's Pending List.

and return to view the Pending List
A stage can be placed "On Hold" only once. When there are major issues with a stage, please consider asking the agency to withdraw the stage and submit a new stage when it is ready for review.