Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Corrections
State Board of Local and Regional Jails
Regulations Governing Certification and Inspection [6 VAC 15 ‑ 20]
Amend Regulations Governing Certification and Inspection of local jails, state correctional facilities, residential centers, probation and parole offices under the authority of the Board of Corrections.
General Information
Action Summary Proposed revisions will amend existing certification and inspection standards to update definitions and terminology; redirect authority to set and adjust audit schedules, determine compliance decisions and grant extensions; standardize submission of variance requests for local and state correctional facilities; and reduce the time limit for a completed audit to be forwarded to the Board.
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 Yes  [000560]
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
3280 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/28/2005.
3523 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/08/2006.
3845 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/09/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Tracey Jenkins  / Grant Administrator
Address: 6900 Atmore Drive
Richmond, VA 23225
Email Address:
Phone: (804)887-7898    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.