Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Minimum Standards for Licensed Child Caring Institutions [22 VAC 40 ‑ 100]
Public Comment Forum

On this Periodic Review

Review Announcement

Pursuant to Executive Order Number 36 (2006), the Department of Social Services is currently reviewing 22VAC40-100, Minimum Standards For Licensed Child Caring Institutions, to determine if it should be terminated, amended, or retained in its current form. The review will be guided by the principles listed in Executive Order Number 36 (2006) and in the department’s Plan for Review of Existing Agency Regulations.

The department seeks public comment regarding the regulation’s interference in private enterprise and life, essential need of the regulations, less burdensome and intrusive alternatives to the regulations, specific and measurable goals that the regulation is intended to achieve, and whether the regulation is clearly written and easily understandable.

Written comments may be submitted until December 29, 2008, in care of Joni Baldwin, Program Development Consultant, Division of Licensing Programs, 7 North 8th Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219, by facsimile to (804) 726-7132, or by e-mail to

CLOSED     Opened on 12/8/2008 and Ended on 12/29/2008

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Comment Title Commenter
Re: Periodic Review of Regulations Dept. of Social Services Kimberly P Nolte, Courthouse Academy  12/29/08  7:58 pm
Whether the regulation is clearly written and easily understandable The Learning Center Preschool and Child Care  12/22/08  7:36 pm

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