Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Permanency Services - Prevention, Foster Care, Adoption, and Independent Living [22 VAC 40 ‑ 201]
Establish New Permanency Services Regulation
Action 2508 / Stage 5545
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 10/9/2012  9:49 am  
pdf Agency Background Document (modified 5/27/2010)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 6/2/2010    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 9/4/2012   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 5/25/2010
Review Completed: 6/2/2010
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/17/2010
Review Completed: 7/1/2010
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 7/27/2010
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 9/4/2012
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 9/4/2012
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 9/24/2012    Volume: 29  Issue: 2
Comment Period Ended 10/31/2012
Effective Date 11/1/2012
Contact Information
Name / Title: Phyl Parrish  / Policy Team Leader
Address: Division of Family Services
801 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7926    FAX: (804)726-7895    TDD: (800)828-1120


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Action 2508:
Establish New Permanency Services Regulation
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (4376) Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/20/2008.
Proposed   (4565) Stage withdrawn on 06/17/2009 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
Proposed   (5148) Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/22/2010.
Final   (5545) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/01/2012.
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