Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
General Procedures and Information for Licensure [22 VAC 40 ‑ 80]
Amend certain sections to adopt a permanent regulation to replace emergency regulation
Action 1741
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this regulatory action is to amend 22 VAC 40-80, General Procedures and Information for Licensure, to conform with legislative changes passed by the 2005 General Assembly. The legislation requires that the State Board of Social Services promulgate regulations to implement provisions of the legislation, to be effective within 280 days of enactment. To meet this timeframe, an emergency regulation will be promulgated, as well. The emergency regulation, limited to no more than 12 months in duration, will be replaced by the permanent regulation being promulgated through this action.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
3158 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/27/2005.
3294 Emergency Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
3297 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/06/2006.
3876 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/28/2006.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Richard Martin  / Manager
Address: Office of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
7 North 8th Street, Room 5214
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)726-7902    FAX: (804)726-7906    TDD: (800)828-1120