Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
Regulations Governing the Operation of Private Day Schools for Students with Disabilities [8 VAC 20 ‑ 670]
Promulgate new regulations governing Private Day Schools for students with disabilities.
General Information
Action Summary Private day schools for students with disabilities are currently regulated by The Regulations Governing the Operation of Proprietary Schools and Issuing of Agent Permits which also covers private career schools. The purpose of these planned regulations is to separate the current complex and intertwined regulations. It is intended that revised regulations for the career schools and new regulations for the private day schools for students with disabilities be promulgated to provide clarity and specificity for each type of school.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Associated Mandates Licensure of group homes and residential facilities for children.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
1465 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 9/2/2002.
1975 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 2/2/2004.
2673 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/10/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ms. Carolyn Hodgins  / Specialist, Private Day Schools
Address: Virginia Department of Education
P. O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)225-4551    FAX: (804)225-2524   

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.