Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Criminal Justice Services
Department of Criminal Justice Services
Regulations Relating to Special Conservator of the Peace [6 VAC 20 ‑ 230]
Comprehensive Review and Update of the Training Standards Relating to Special Conservators of the Peace
Action 5832
General Information
Action Summary 6 VAC 100-230, specifically chapters 160-190, specifies that, pursuant to 9.1-150.2 of the Code of Virginia, the Board shall adopt regulations establishing compulsory minimum, entry-level, in-service, and advanced training standards for special conservators of the peace. Through this action, these minimum training standards will be amended, number of hours of training will be increased, and outdated language will be updated.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7064]
Associated Mandates
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
9411 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/02/2022.
9557 Proposed Secretary of Public Safety and Homeland Security review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kristi Shalton  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Department of Criminal Justice Services
1100 Bank St
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-7801    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-