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Department of Corrections
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Board of Corrections


chapter
Standards for Community Residential Programs [6 VAC 15 ‑ 70]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The Standards for Community Residential Programs prescribe standards for the development, operation and evaluation of programs and services in group home halfway houses or other physically unrestricting facilities used for the housing, treatment or care of adult offenders established or operated with funds appropriated to the Department of Corrections from the state treasury, and maintaines or operated by any political subdivision, combination of political subdivisions or privately operated agency within the Commonwealth. This regulation is exempt from the Administrative Process Act.
State Authority COV Section COV Section 53.1-5
Federal Authority Not Applicable
Exempt from APA Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation Goals include requiring a documentation plan of corrective action for sanitation, health and fire deficiencies; increasing medical examination requirements for food service personnel; and increasing inspection and reporting requiremnts for food service areas.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: James Bruce  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 6900 Atmore Drive
Richmond, VA 23225
Email Address: james.bruce@vadoc.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)887-8215    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Repeal 6 VAC15-70, Standards for Community Residential Programs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Exempt action can be submitted directly to the Registrar.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend 6 VAC 15-70 Standards for Community Residential Programs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/15/2008.
Review and update operational and management standards for group home halfway houses or other physically unrestricting facilities used for the housing, treatment or care of adult offenders.
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Exempt action can be submitted directly to the Registrar.

Past Periodic Reviews
Optional Title Date Filed Status
9/27/2016 Retain As Is
9/24/2012 Retain As Is