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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Regulations for Children's Residential Facilities [12 VAC 35 ‑ 46]
Amendments to align with the Family First Prevention Service Act (FFPSA)
Action 5849 / Stage 9439
Emergency/NOIRA Stage  
red ball Emergency Text 10/13/2021  10:40 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/4/2021   (modified 11/19/2021)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/9/2021    

Public Hearing Will not be held at the proposed stage.
Emergency Authority Item 318. D. of the 2021 Special Session 1 Appropriation Act
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/4/2021
Review Completed: 11/9/2021
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 11/9/2021
Review Completed: 11/22/2021
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.  Day 13
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period

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The regulatory information regarding this stage is subject to change until 5 days before it is published in the Register.

Effective Date Not yet determined
Expiration Date Not yet determined
Contact Information
Name / Title: Susan H. Puglisi  / Regulatory Research Specialist
Address: DBHDS Office of Regulatory Affairs
1220 Bank Street, 4th Floor South
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-8043    FAX: (804)371-4609    TDD: (804)371-8977


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Action 5849:
Amendments to align with the Family First Prevention Service Act (FFPSA)
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Emergency/NOIRA   (9439) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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