Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Criminal Justice Services
Department of Criminal Justice Services
Regulations Relating to Bail Enforcement Agents [6 VAC 20 ‑ 260]
Review 1299
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 9/19/2013
Notice of Periodic Review
Pursuant to Executive Order 14 (2010) and ยงยง 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Department of Criminal Justice Services is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of VAC citation: 6 VAC 20-260 - Regulations Relating to Bail Enforcement Agents.

The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (2010).

The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is 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.

The comment period begins October 21, 2013 and ends on November 21, 2013.

Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at Comments may also be sent to Lisa McGee, Regulatory Manager, Department of Criminal Justice Services, P.O. Box 1300, Richmond, VA 23218. Email:; Phone: 804-371-2419; Fax: 804-786-6344. When emailing comments, please put Bail Enforcement Agents - Periodic Review Comment in the subject line.

Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency. Following the close of the public comment period, a report of both reviews will be posted on the Town Hall and a report of the small business impact review will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 10/21/2013
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 11/21/2013

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (not yet submitted)
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line