Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Social Services
 
Board
State Board of Social Services
 
chapter
Minimum Standards for Licensed Private Child-Placing Agencies [22 VAC 40 ‑ 131]
Action Adopt new standards for licensed private child-placing agencies.
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ends 4/1/2011
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3/31/11  8:39 pm
Commenter: Mary Anne O'Hare

Religious freedom for Charities
 

It is critical that the state preserve the religious liberties of adoption agencies who are run by religious organizations.  The new standards would in effect shut down those religious organizations who provide a necessary and free service to families.  These new standards should not be adopted.

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