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Mandate 1032

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Family First Prevention Services Act; statutory alignment.
Purpose of legislation
Aligns the Code of Virginia with the federal Family First Prevention Services Act of 2018. The bill contains an emergency clause for provisions of the bill relating to background checks for employees of, volunteers at, and contractors providing services to juveniles at children's residential facilities.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 282 (2019)
Chap 688 (2019)
VAC chapters to be amended
22 vac 40 - 131 : Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agencies
22 vac 40 - 201 : Permanency Services - Prevention, Foster Care, Adoption, and Independent Living
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5318: Amend Permanency Regulation 2019
Latest Stage: Final
Action 5369: Amend Standards for Licensed Child-Placing Agencies
Latest Stage: NOIRA
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