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Department of Criminal Justice Services
Department of Criminal Justice Services
Rules Relating to Minimum Training Standards for Juvenile Corrections Officers [6 VAC 20 ‑ 290]    (Under Development)
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Establish compulsory minimum entry-level, in-service, and advanced training standards, as well as the time required for completion of such training, for persons employed as deputy sheriffs and jail officers by local criminal justice agencies, correctional officers employed by the Department of Corrections under the provisions of Title 53.1, and juvenile correctional officers employed at a juvenile correctional facility as the term is defined in § 66-25.3;
State Authority § 9.1-102. 9.
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 To establish minimum training standards for Department of Juvenile Justice corrections officers.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Laureen Hyman  / Executive Administrative Assistant to the Director
Address: 1100 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-8718    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
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Past Actions
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Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Promulgate new regulation relating to minimum training standards for juvenile corrections officers. NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 05/10/2019 after the comment period had ended.