Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Degree Requirements for Family Services Occupational Group [22 VAC 40 ‑ 670]
Amend Degree Requirements for Family Services Occupational Group
Action 4593
General Information
Action Summary The regulation provides minimum entrance standards for the Family Services Occupational Group. The regulation is being amended to promote the effective recruitment of qualified individuals and to correct a date for consistency with the Code of Virginia Section 63.2-219. Revisions were also made for the purpose of clarity and reformatting of information to conform to the requirements of “Form, Style, and Procedure Manual for Publication of Virginia Regulations.”
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004758]
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
7609 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/13/2017.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Holly Clary 
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
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