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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]
Compliance with Virginia’s Settlement Agreement with US DOJ
Action 5040 / Stage 8928
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 6/17/2020  8:43 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/2/2020   (modified 4/29/2020)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 4/10/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/22/2020   

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: 4/2/2020
Review Completed: 4/10/2020
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 4/10/2020
Review Completed: 4/30/2020
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 5/11/2020
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 5/22/2020
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/28/2020
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/22/2020    Volume: 36  Issue: 22
Comment Period Ended 7/22/2020
Effective Date 8/1/2020
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 5040:
Compliance with Virginia’s Settlement Agreement with US DOJ
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (8262) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (8546) Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/10/2020.
Final   (8928) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/01/2020.
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