Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Board
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
chapter
Regulations to Assure the Rights of Individuals Receiving Services from Providers Licensed, Funded, or Operated by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services [12 VAC 35 ‑ 115]
Action:
Clarify notification rights for individuals receiving services
 
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action will amend the existing regulations to clarify that individuals receiving services have the right and opportunity to notify a person of his choice of his (i) location, (ii) general condition, and (iii) transfer to another facility.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [002085]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5175 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/30/2009.
5302 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/15/2011.
5872 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/21/2012.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Deb Lochart  / Director, Office of Human Rights
Address: Jefferson Bldg.
1220 Bank St., 13th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: deb.lochart@dbhds.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)786-0032    FAX: (804)371-2308    TDD: (804)371-8977

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.