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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 9581
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/19/2022  4:38 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/31/2022   (modified 8/8/2022)    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 9/27/2022    
pdf Attorney General Certification 6/30/2022    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 8/15/2022   (modified 10/27/2022)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 10/27/2022    

Changes to Text The proposed text for this stage is identical to the emergency regulation.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/31/2022
Review Completed: 6/30/2022
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/30/2022
Review Completed: 8/15/2022
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.  Day 291
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period

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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)
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9439) The expiration date for this emergency regulation has been extended until 01/08/2024.
Proposed   (9581) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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