Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Criminal Justice Services
Department of Criminal Justice Services
Rules Relating to Compulsory Minimum Training Standards for Jailors or Custodial Officers, Courthouse and Courtroom Security Officers and Process Service Officers [6 VAC 20 ‑ 50]
Amendments to Jailor/Court Security/Civil Process Training Standards
Action 5726
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action will not only revise and enhance the requirements for the minimum training standards for jailors, court security, and civil process officers, but will create cohesiveness among all criminal justice professions. The revised regulation will also reflect revisions to language stemming from recently passed legislation. Additionally, this action will serve as a periodic review of the regulation itself.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [6819]
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
9267 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/24/2021.
10157 Proposed Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kristi Shalton  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 1100 Bank St
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-7801    FAX: (804)786-0410    TDD: ()-