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Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agencies [22 VAC 40 ‑ 131]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This regulation establishes the minimum requirements for licensure to place children and conduct activities related to placement in foster care, in treatment foster care, in adoptive homes, or in independent living arrangements.
State Authority ยงยง ,63.2-217 63.2-1701 and 63.2-1734 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
Meetings See all meetings (1) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Joni Baldwin  / Program Consultant
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: joni.baldwin@dss.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)726-7162    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend Standards for Licensed Child-Placing Agencies NOIRA DPB review in progress.
Amend Standards for Licensed Child Placing Agencies to Comply with the Code
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (9/16/2019).

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend Licensed Child Placing Agencies to Conform with Code
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/19/2017.
Information for Licensure-CPAs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/17/2013.
Adopt new standards for licensed private child-placing agencies. Final StageComplete: After suspension, the rulemaking entity elected to retain this regulation as it is.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
CH 131 CH 0131 New Regulation for Licensed Child-Placing Agencies -