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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Rules and Regulations For Licensing Providers by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services [12 VAC 35 ‑ 105]
Amendments to align with ASAM criteria
Action 5563 / Stage 9683
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 7/14/2022  1:35 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 7/14/2022    
pdf ORM Economic Impact Document 9/1/2022    
pdf Attorney General Certification 8/2/2022    

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 7/14/2022
Review Completed: 8/2/2022
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 8/2/2022
Review Completed: 8/18/2022
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.  Day 111
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
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ruth Anne Walker  / Director of Regulatory Affairs
Address: Jefferson Bldg.
1220 Bank St., 4th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)225-2252    FAX: (804)371-4609    TDD: (804)371-8977
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5563:
Amendments to align with ASAM criteria
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9015) Stage complete. Emergency regulation was set to expire on 08/19/2022 and has been extended until 02/18/2023.
Proposed   (9364) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/15/2022.
Final   (9683) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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