Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
General Procedures and Information for Licensure [22 VAC 40 ‑ 80]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amend General Procedures and Information for Licensure to Comply with the Code
Action 5315
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action will bring General Procedures and Information for Licensure into conformity with statutory changes made during the 2019 General Assembly session. The regulation will be amended to allow the Commissioner of Social Services to issue a notice of summary suspension of the license of a child welfare agency in addition to assisted living facilities. The procedures for issuing the notice and completing a hearing will also be amended to bring the regulation into conformity with the Code changes found in Chapter 449 of the 2019 Acts of Assembly (SB 1435).
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A.4.a.
RIS Project Yes  [006019]
Associated Mandates Child welfare agencies and assisted living facilities; summary suspension.
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
8663 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/17/2019.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Deborah Eves 
Address: 801 E. Main Street

Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)726-7506    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-