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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4/1/11  6:56 pm
Commenter: Marguerite Palizzi

I am opposed to 22 VAC 40-131-170(B)

It goes against current VA law.  Also, birth parents have the right to use a faith based agency to place the child within their faith.  Parents don't have a RIGHT to a child.  The "right"  is child-centered.  Children have a right to a loving, stable home.  

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