Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Juvenile Justice
Department (Board) of Juvenile Justice
Regulation Governing Juvenile Correctional Centers [6 VAC 35 ‑ 71]
Amendment to 6VAC35-71-350 to include an exemption for juvenile correctional centers relating to toilet facilities ratios.
Action 4170
General Information
Action Summary This action would amend 6VAC35-71-350 relating to the resident-to-toilet ratio in juvenile correctional centers. The proposed amendment changes the date for which juvenile correctional centers are required to comply with the requirement to have one toilet, one hand basin, and one shower or tub for every four residents (one-to-four ratio) in any building constructed or structurally modified after July 1, 1981 to require only those buildings constructed or structurally modified after December 28, 2007 to meet the aforementioned one-to-four ratio. This amendment would bring the regulation into alignment with the prior residential regulation (6VAC35-51-460) that was effective September 17, 2008 and superseded on December 31, 2013.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004034]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6937 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/30/2016.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kristen Peterson  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: P.O. Box 1110
Richmond, VA 23218-1110
Email Address:
Phone: (804)773-0180    FAX: (804)371-6497    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.