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Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
[REPEALED] Agency Placement Adoptions - Guiding Principles [22 VAC 40 ‑ 220]
Repeal as Result of Periodic Review
General Information
Action Summary The purpose is to repeal 22 VAC 40-220-10 et seq., which addresses agency adoption guiding principles. Provisions of the regulation conflict with current federal law, and another is mandated by the Code of Virginia. The remainder addresses suggested practices, rather than statue.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Result of Prior Periodic Review Dated 6/30/2001
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
1609 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/22/2002.
1928 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/31/2003.
2170 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/02/2003.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Karin Clark  / Adoption Program Consultant
Address: Division of Family Services
730 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)692-1251    FAX: (804)692-1284    TDD: (800)828-1120