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Permanency Services - Prevention, Foster Care, Adoption, and Independent Living [22 VAC 40 ‑ 201]
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Chapter Information
Description This regulation incorporates comprehensive definitions pertaining to permanency services and provide a regulatory structure for the programs pertaining to permanency for children: Foster Care Prevention, Foster Care, Agency Placement Adoptions – AREVA, Agency Placement Adoptions – Subsidy, Agency Placement, Adoption Appeals, and Non-Agency Adoption Placement.
State Authority §§ 63.2-217 and 63.2-319 of the Code of Virginia
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 None entered
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Em Parente 
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: em.parente@dss.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)726-7895    FAX: (804)726-7538    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend Permanency Regulation as a Result of 2017 Legislation NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/29/2017.
Amend Permanency Regulation 2016 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/1/2017.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend Permanency Regulation Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/11/2017.
Fair Hearings for Foster Care Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 6/1/2016.
Amend Permanency Services-Prevention, Foster Care, Adoption and Independent Living NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 3/21/2013 before DPB completed its review.
Establish New Permanency Services Regulation Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/1/2012.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Establish New Permanency Regulation Proposed Stage withdrawn on 4/20/2007 after the comment period had ended.