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State Response When A Local Department of Social Services Fails To Provide Services [Under Development] [22 VAC 40 ‑ 677]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The proposed new regulation will provide the Department of Social Services Commissioner with regulatory authority to direct and oversee the provision of public assistance and social services in a local department of social services, in the event the local department fails, refuses or is unable to provide such services as prescribed in Subtitles II and III of the Section 63.2 of the Code of Virginia.
State Authority The legal basis for this action is § 63.2-217 of the Code of Virginia that requires the Board to adopt such regulations as may be necessary to carry out the purpose of Title 63.2. In addition, §§ ,63.2-203 ,63.2-333 (63.2-403 A)()4 and 63.2-408 provide le
Federal Authority n/a
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 In the event a locality fails, refuses or is unable to provide these core services, the safety and well-being of those in need are jeopardized. The goal of this action is to provide the Commissioner with regulatory authority to provide immediate direction and oversight to the local department, with appropriate State Board of Social Services (Board) proceedings.
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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: (804)726-7015    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Establish Regulation for State Oversight of Local Departments of Social Services Emergency/NOIRA Governor's office review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None