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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
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Office of Licensing Regulatory Advisory Panel: Overhaul

Meeting Details
Date / Time 6/20/2023  10:00 am
Type Electronic Only 
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Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 5/26/2023   (101k)
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
A packet of materials will be sent prior to the meting. The RAP is established per the DBHDS Public Participation Guidelines to “provide professional specialization or technical assistance when the agency determines that such expertise is necessary to address a specific regulatory issue or action…” on the “overhaul” of the Licensing Regulations into drafts for a General Chapter applying to all services and five new service-specific chapters: Residential Services, Center-Based Services, Home/Non-Center Based Services, Case Management, and Crisis Services. Membership on the RAP is by invitation; persons from state agency partners and providers statewide were invited. The meetings will be formal in nature and open to the public.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to discuss a proposed change to regulation
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
General business of the board
This meeting will involve discussion of the following chapters
12 VAC 35-46 Regulations for Children's Residential Facilities
12 VAC 35-105 Rules and Regulations For Licensing Providers by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Contact Information
Name / Title: Ruth Anne Walker  / Director of Regulatory Affairs
Address: Jefferson Bldg.
1220 Bank St., 4th Floor
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2252    FAX: (804)786-8623    TDD: (804)371-8977