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Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Foster and Adoptive Family Home Approval Standards [22 VAC 40 ‑ 211]
Amend Foster and Adoptive Home Approval Regulation 2017
Action 4886 / Stage 8552
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 11/19/2019  9:13 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/7/2019    
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/23/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 10/23/2019   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/7/2019
Review Completed: 5/23/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/21/2019
Review Completed: 7/12/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 10/9/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 10/23/2019
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 10/28/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 11/25/2019    Volume: 36  Issue: 7
Comment Period Ended 12/25/2019
Effective Date 12/26/2019
Contact Information
Name / Title: Keisha Williams  / Progam Consultant
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Action 4886:
Amend Foster and Adoptive Home Approval Regulation 2017
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8025) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/29/2017.
Proposed   (8198) Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/28/2018.
Final   (8552) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/26/2019.
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