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Public Participation Guidelines [22 VAC 40 ‑ 12]
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Chapter Information
Description These public participation guidelines exist to promote public involvement in the development, amendment, or repeal of the State Board of Social Services' regulations. These public participation guidelines include (i) providing for the appointment of negotiated rulemaking panels and regulatory advisory panels, (ii) providing for the establishment and maintenance of notification lists of interested persons, (iii) providing for notification via electronic means or postal carrier, and (iv) specifying the information to be sent to persons on the notification lists.
State Authority §§ 2.2-4007.02 and 63.2-217 and 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 This regulation ensures that the public may participate in the formation and development of regulations of the Department of Social Services and the State Board of Social Services. This is accomplished by requiring:
·the establishment and maintenance of list of interested persons,
·use of ad hoc advisory groups or standing advisory committees,
·publication of notices of proposed regulations in a newspaper of general circulation, and
·a time for public comment on regulations at all regularly scheduled meetings of the State Board of Social Services.
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Karin Clark  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: karin.clark@dss.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)726-7017    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend Public Participation Guidelines Fast-Track Comment period is underway and will end on 10/18/2017.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Model Public Participation Guidelines
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2009.