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Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
[REPEALED] Allowance of Telephone Costs in the Food Stamp Program [22 VAC 40 ‑ 540]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This regulation requires local social services agencies to use a standard amount for telephone costs instead of actual costs in calculating food stamp eligibility and benefit amounts
State Authority ยงยง 63.2-217 and 63.2-801 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority 7 USCS 2011 et seq.
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To mandate a single method for determining telephone costs for the Food Stamp Program in Virginia

Contact Information
Name / Title: Moniko Coleman  / Board Liaison
Address: 801 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7512    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Repeal food stamp regulations and replace with a comprehensive new regulation Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/01/2007.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
6/26/2002 Completed Retain As Is