Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Regulations for Voluntary Admissions to State Training Centers [12 VAC 35 ‑ 190]
|Description||This regulation details criteria and procedures for voluntarily admitting persons to a state mental retardation training center.|
|State Authority||37.2-203 and (37.2-806 B)|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
To clearly articulate requirements and actions required to admit a person to a mental retardation training center.
To clearly define due process protections afforded to persons with mental retardation who are being admitted to a training center and to their families.
To assure that training center admission procedures are minimally intrusive for individuals and their families and have the minimum possible cost to training centers.
|Name / Title:||Ruth Anne Walker / Regulatory Coordinator|
1220 Bank St., 11th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
|Telephone:||(804)225-2252 FAX: (804)786-8623 TDD: (804)371-8977|