Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
Child Day-Care Council
Public Participation Guidelines [22 VAC 15 ‑ 11]    (Repealed)
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description These public participation guidelines exist to promote public involvement in the development, amendment, or repeal of the Child Day-Care Council's regulations. These public participation guidelines include (i) providing for the appointment of negotiated rulemaking panels and regulatory advisory panels, (ii) providing for the establishment and maintenance of notification lists of interested persons, (iii) providing for notification via electronic means or postal carrier, and (iv) specifying the information to be sent to persons on the notification lists.
State Authority §§ 2.2-4007.02 and 63.2-217
Federal Authority None entered
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 This regulation ensures that the public may participate in the formation and development of regulations of the Department of Social Services and the Child Day-Care Council. This is accomplished by requiring:
·the establishment and maintenance of list of interested persons,
·use of ad hoc advisory groups or standing advisory committees,
·publication of notices of proposed regulations in a newspaper of general circulation, and
·a time for public comment on regulations at all regularly scheduled meetings of the Child Day-Care Council.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Karin Clark  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 801 East Main Street, Room 1507
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)726-7017    FAX: (804)726-7015    TDD: (800)828-1120
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Repeal Public Participation Guidelines as a Result of 2012 Legislation Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/05/2013.
Model Public Participation Guidelines
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2009.