Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Juvenile Justice
Department (Board) of Juvenile Justice
Regulation Governing Juvenile Group Homes and Halfway Houses [6 VAC 35 ‑ 41]
Periodic Review of Regulation Governing Juvenile Group Homes and Halfway Houses
Action 4638
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed action is to: amend the regulation to reflect changes to the continuum of services available for court-involved youth, including group homes, halfway houses and shelter-care facilities; update the definitions section and terms used for clarity and consistency with other regulations; and incorporate appropriate cross references to statutes, regulations, and guidance documents, amended, enacted or promulgated since the last review.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004879]
New Periodic Review This action will be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
7670 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/30/2016.
8936 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/23/2021.
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.