Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies [22 VAC 40 ‑ 191]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amend Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies to Comply with Code
Action 4581 / Stage 7587
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 9/7/2016  11:36 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/21/2016    
pdf Attorney General Certification 7/28/2016    

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/21/2016
Returned to Agency: 7/21/2016
Resubmitted to OAG: 7/28/2016
Review Completed: 7/28/2016
Result: Certified
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 8/18/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 9/19/2016    Volume: 33  Issue: 2
Comment Period No comment period held for this exempt action/stage.
Effective Date 10/19/2016
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cynthia Carneal Heflin 
Address: Division of Licensing Programs
801 East Main Street, 9th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7140    FAX: (804)726-7132    TDD: (800)828-1120


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Action 4581:
Amend Background Checks for Child Welfare Agencies to Comply with Code
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Final   (7587) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/19/2016.
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