Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
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 Ended on 4/1/2011
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3/31/11  10:50 pm
Commenter: David Fillman

Proposed Adoption Regulation

The proposed standard would chill the Constitutional guarantee of freedom of religion and prompt many charitable adoption agencies to shut their doors.  The state interest should be the welfare of children, not the fancy of activists.           

CommentID: 16445