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Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Mandate 990

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Child abuse and neglect; investigations by local boards of social services.
Purpose of legislation
Requires local boards of social services, when investigating an individual who is the subject of child abuse or neglect allegations or the subject of a family assessment, to determine whether such individual has resided in another state within at least the preceding five years and, if he has resided in another state, to request a search of the child abuse and neglect registry or equivalent registry maintained by such state.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 276 (2019)
VAC chapters to be amended
22 vac 40 - 705 : Child Protective Services
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5317: Exempt Amendment to Child Protective Services
Latest Stage: Final
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