Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Child Support Enforcement Program [22 VAC 40 ‑ 880]
Family Engagement Services
Action 6187
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action will amend section 390, entitled “Additional remedies,” to allow the Department of Social Services (Department) to clarify that the Department will continuously use state and federal remedies to ensure compliance with a child support order. Currently the regulation specifies that the Department will utilize available state and federal enforcement remedies. This regulatory action will create two new sections, 22VAC40-880-800 “Family Engagement Services” and 22VAC40-880-810 “Family Engagement Services, Case Management” to allow the Division of Child Support Enforcement (Division) to establish and maintain services to assist persons with a duty to pay child support with needed resources to meet the requirements of their support obligation. “Family Engagement Services” defines the purpose and services of such programs. “Family Engagement Services, Case Management” establishes the parameters for the services, including timeframes and the Division’s obligations to the participant and nonparticipant.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7481]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9928 Fast-Track Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Matthew Gomez  / Manager, Program Initiatives
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 24018
Email Address:
Phone: (804)726-7437    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.