Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Forensic Science
Forensic Science Board
DNA Data Bank Regulations [6 VAC 40 ‑ 60]
Promulgate new regulation governing the Virginia DNA data bank.
Action 3280
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed action is to develop regulations for obtaining information from the Virginia DNA data bank and procedures for verifying the identity and authority of persons requesting information from the Virginia DNA data bank.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002425]
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
5536 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/01/2010.
5796 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 04/11/2011 before DPB completed its review.
5883 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/20/2012.
6104 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/16/2012.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Amy Jenkins  / Department Counsel
Address: 700 North 5th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-6848    FAX: (804)786-6857    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.