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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Community Services Block Grant Program [22 VAC 40 ‑ 901]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The regulations provide guidance on the operation of the Community Services Block grant and the designation of new community action agencies.
State Authority 63.2-217 , 2.2-5402
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation The regulations provide an allocation formula for distribution of increased funding, the requirement for matching funds, and the process used to designate new or expanded community action agencies.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Matt Fitzgerald  / Community Service Program Manager
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7088    FAX: (800)726-7088    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend CSBG as a Result of Periodic Review Fast-Track Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (01/31/2022).

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Criteria for the designation of a new community action agency. Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/01/2006.
Establish Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/20/2001.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
10/17/2019 Completed Amend
7/15/2015 Completed Retain As Is
10/22/2010 Completed Retain As Is