Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
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]
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 9/1/2004
Pursuant to Executive Order Number 21 (2002), the Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services and the State Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services Board will review its regulation, 12 VAC 35-115-10 et seq., Rules and Regulations to Assure the Rights of Individuals Receiving Services from Providers of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services to determine if it should be terminated, amended, or retained in its current form. The review will be guided by the principles listed in Executive Order Number 21 (2002).
The Department seeks public comment on any issue related to the review of the regulations including whether(i) the regulation is effective in achieving its goals; (ii) the regulation is essential to protect the health, safety, or welfare of citizens; (iii) there are less burdensome and intrusive alternatives to the regulation; and(iv)the regulation is clearly written and easily understandable.
Written comments may be submitted until November 1, 2004 to Margaret Walsh, Director of the Office of Human Rights, DMHMRSAS, 1220 Bank St., P.O. Box 1797, Richmond, VA 23218-1797, by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by facimile to (804)371-2308. Please include your full name and address in any correspondence.
Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 10/4/2004
begins on the publication date and ends on 11/15/2004
Comments Received: 0
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Action Implementing the Result
Attorney General Certification
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