Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Child Care Program [22 VAC 40 ‑ 665]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Amend Background Checks to Comply with Code
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action is necessary to bring state Child Care Subsidy Program requirements into compliance with ยง 63.2-1720.1 of the Code of Virginia necessitated by legislation passed in the 2020 General Assembly. Changes to this regulation require certain child care providers, applicants for employment, employees, applicants to serve as volunteers, or volunteers thereof to submit to background checks that include a criminal history record information check and sex offender registry check in any state in which the applicant has resided in the preceding five years.
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  [006435]
Associated Mandates Amend Background Checks to Comply with Code
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
8999 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/15/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jennifer Gibbons  / Program Consultant, Sr.
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond , VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)726-6749    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-