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Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Operation of the Individual and Family Support Program [12 VAC 35 ‑ 230]
Amendments to establish criteria and annual funding priorities through the ...
Action 5999 / Stage 9690
Emergency/NOIRA Stage  
red ball Emergency Text 1/24/2023  5:36 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 7/15/2022   (modified 11/23/2022)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/15/2022    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 1/19/2023   

Public Hearing Will not be held at the proposed stage.
Emergency Authority Item 313.NN. of the 2022 Appropriation Act (Chapter 2, 2022 Special Session 1 Acts of Assembly)
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 7/15/2022
Review Completed: 11/15/2022
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 11/15/2022
Review Completed: 12/6/2022
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 1/19/2023
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 1/19/2023
Governor Review Completed: 1/19/2023
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/19/2023
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/30/2023    Volume: 39  Issue: 12
Comment Period Ended 3/1/2023
Effective Date 1/19/2023
Expiration Date 7/18/2024
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 5999:
Amendments to establish criteria and annual funding priorities through the Annual Funding Program Guidelines and ensure public input.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (9690) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/19/2023 and expires on 07/18/2024.
Proposed   (10065) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/26/2024.
Final   (10343) Final Adoption period is underway and will end on 07/17/2024.
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