Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agencies [22 VAC 40 ‑ 131]
Action Adopt new standards for licensed private child-placing agencies.
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ended on 4/1/2011
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4/1/11  2:26 pm
Commenter: Richard Budd

Please do not pass this bill

Psychological science has shown the negative effects of placing a child into a situation where the couple is homosexual. At the very least, this type of regulation should hold off until more definitive research is done.

Not to mention the burden this places on private organizations with religious commitments.

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