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Agency
Department of Social Services
Board
State Board of Social Services
chapter
General Provisions for Maintaining and Disclosing Confidential Information of Public Assistance, Child Support Enforcement, and Social Services Records [22 VAC 40 ‑ 910]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Clarification that release of findings or information is mandatory unless specifically exempted
 
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this proposed action is to clarify that release of child abuse or neglect findings or information in a child fatality or near fatality case is mandatory unless specifically exempted by changing one word - "may" will be changed to "must."
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: Child Abuse and Prevenstion Treatmenty Act (CAPTA), as amended (P. L. 104-235; specifically section 106(b)(92)(A)(x)
RIS Project Yes  [002055]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5211 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/14/2009.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Eleanor Brown  / Sr. Research Associate
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: eleanor.brown@dss.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)726-7076    FAX: (804)726-7015    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.