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
Previous Comment     Next Comment     Back to List of Comments
4/1/11  5:34 pm
Commenter: Paul Johnson

Religious freedom

This is a prime example of where 1st Amendment right to free exercise should prevail over other considerations.  If the state wants to allow agencies to let same-sex couples adopt children, that is a far different matter than actively driving away religious-based agencies.

CommentID: 16805