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Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Eligibility for Direct Social Services [22 VAC 40 ‑ 780]
Review 1014
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 3/11/2011
Review Announcement
Pursuant to Executive Order Number 14 (2010), the Department of Social Services is currently reviewing the below listed regulation to determine if it should be terminated, amended, or retained in its current form. The review will be guided by the principles listed in Executive Order Number 14 (2010) and in the department’s Plan for Review of Existing Agency Regulations.

The department seeks public comment regarding the regulation’s interference in private enterprise and life, essential need for the regulation, less burdensome and intrusive alternatives to the regulation, specific and measurable goals that the regulation is intended to achieve, and whether the regulation are is clearly written and easily understandable.

The regulation is:

22VAC40-780, Elimination of Financial Eligibility for Direct Social Services. Contact: Phyl Parrish, Manager, Legislation, Regulation and Guidance, Division of Family Services, at (804) 726-7926, FAX (804) 726-7895, or

Written comments may be submitted until May 2, 2011, in care of the above listed contact at 801 East Main Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219, by facsimile to the above listed number, and by email at the above listed address.

Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 4/11/2011
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ends on 5/2/2011

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Amend the regulation
TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (not yet submitted)
Action Implementing the Result
Action ID #3476: Amend Financial Eligibility Regulation
Attorney General Certification
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