Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Personnel Policies for Local Departments of Social Services [22 VAC 40 ‑ 675]
Amend Personnel Policies Regulation
Action 4077
General Information
Action Summary The amendments to this regulation were identified during a periodic review of 22VAC40-675, which opened on June 3, 2013 and closed on June 24, 2013. The purpose of the review was to determine whether this regulation should be terminated, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment was sought on the review of any issue relating to this regulation, including whether the regulation (i) is necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimizes the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) is clearly written and easily understandable. As a result of the periodic review, determination was made to amend this regulation. This regulatory action implements amendments to ensure consistency with the Code of Virginia §§ 2.2-3000, 63.2-100, 63.2-219; accurate citation of the Hatch Act, USC §§1501-1508, and to make technical corrections.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003368]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 5/13/2013
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
7229 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/15/2016.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Lori Schamerhorn  / Associate Director
Address: 801 E. Main Street

Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)726-7264    FAX: (804)726-7027    TDD: ()-