Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program [22 VAC 40 ‑ 601]
Restructure and rename program to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Action 2978 / Stage 5040
Notice of Intended Regulatory Action (NOIRA)  
Preliminary Draft Text None submitted  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/6/2009    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/11/2009   

DPB Review
Submitted on 3/6/2009
Review Completed: 3/13/2009
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 4/22/2009
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 5/11/2009
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/13/2009
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/8/2009    Volume: 25  Issue: 20
Comment Period Ended 7/8/2009
Contact Information
Name / Title: Celestine Jackson  / Program Consultant
Address: Division of Benefit Programs
7 North 8th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7376    FAX: (804)726-7356    TDD: (800)828-1120


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Action 2978:
Restructure and rename program to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (5040) Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/08/2009.
Proposed   (5218) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/05/2010.
Final   (5549) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2011.
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