Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
Voluntary Registration of Family Day Homes...Requirements for Providers [22 VAC 40 ‑ 180]
Review 740
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 6/30/2002
Notice of Periodic Review
Periodic Review of Regulations

Department of Social Services

Pursuant to Executive Order Number 21 (2002), the Department of Social Services is currently reviewing the below listed regulations to determine if they should be terminated, amended, or retained in their current form. The review will be guided by the principles listed in Executive Order Number 21 (2002) and in the department’s Plan for Review of Existing Agency Regulations.

The department seeks public comment regarding the regulations’ interference in private enterprise and life, essential need of the regulations, less burdensome and intrusive alternatives to the regulations, specific and measurable goals that the regulations are intended to achieve, and whether the regulations are clearly written and easily understandable.

The regulation(s) are/is:

22 VAC 40-170-10 et seq., Voluntary Registration of Family Day Homes – Requirements for Contracting Organizations

22 VAC 40-180-10 et seq., Voluntary Registration of Family Day Homes – Requirements for Providers

Written comments may be submitted until June 23, 2003, in care of Doris Sherrod, Program Development Consultant, Department of Social Services, Division of Licensing Programs, 730 East Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219-1284, by e-mail to, or by facsimile to (804) 692-2370.
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 6/2/2003
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 6/23/2003

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Repeal the regulation
TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (not yet submitted)
Action Implementing the Result
Action ID #1354: New Regulation As Result of Periodic Review
Attorney General Certification
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