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Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Child Protective Services [22 VAC 40 ‑ 705]
Remove Notary Requirement for Consent to Central Registry System Check
Action 5959 / Stage 9618
Emergency/NOIRA Stage  
red ball Emergency Text 9/20/2022  10:47 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 5/12/2022    
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/24/2022    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 9/2/2022   
pdf Emergency Extension Request Requested on 10/4/2023   (Approved on 10/10/2023)  

Public Hearing Will not be held at the proposed stage.
Emergency Authority ยง 2.2-4011.A.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 5/12/2022
Review Completed: 5/24/2022
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/16/2022
Review Completed: 6/29/2022
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 7/13/2022
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 8/29/2022
Governor Review Completed: 9/2/2022
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 9/2/2022
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 9/26/2022    Volume: 39  Issue: 3
Comment Period Ended 10/26/2022
Effective Date 9/2/2022
Expiration Date 3/1/2024

The expiration date for this emergency regulation has been extended until 8/31/2024

Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kristen Eckstein 
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7897    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-


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Action 5959:
Remove Notary Requirement for Consent to Central Registry System Check
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9618) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (9933) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/13/2023.
Final   (10249) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/22/2024.
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