Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Standards for Licensed Assisted Living Facilities [22 VAC 40 ‑ 72]    (Repealed)
Review 983
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 9/7/2010
Notice of Periodic Review
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 their/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 of 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 is clearly written and easily understandable.

The regulation is: Standards for Licensed Assisted Living Facilities

22 VAC 40-72, Standards for Licensed Assisted Living Facilities. Contact: Judith McGreal, Program Development Consultant, Division of Licensing Programs,
by telephone at (804) 726-7157, by fax at (804) 726-7132, or by email to

Written comments may be submitted until October 18, 2010, in care of the above listed contact at 801 East Main Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219, or by facsimile to the above listed number.

Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 9/27/2010
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 10/18/2010

Comments Received: 3

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (2/21/2011)
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line