Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Standards for Licensed Child Day Centers [22 VAC 40 ‑ 185]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Amend Training Requirements to Comply with Code Changes
General Information
Action Summary Section 63.2-1734 of the Code of Virginia is amended to exempt parents or other persons who act in the capacity of a teacher and count in the mandated staff-to-child ratio in a cooperative preschool center from orientation and training requirements applicable to staff of child day programs. The purpose of the action is to implement provisions of ยง 63.2-1734 (2019 Acts of Assembly Chapter 604). The Standards for Licensed Child Day Centers must be amended to clarify the training requirement for parents and individuals who participate in Cooperative Preschools and are counted in the staff-to-child ratio.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A.4.a.
RIS Project Yes  [006002]
Associated Mandates Child day programs; staff training requirements; exemption for cooperative preschools
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
8658 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/17/2019.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Tatanishia Armstrong  / Licensing Consultant
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)726-7152 ext: 7    FAX: (804)726-7132    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.