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Department of Social Services
State Board of Social Services
[REPEALED] General Relief Program - Deeming Income From Alien Sponsors [22 VAC 40 ‑ 640]
Review 815
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 8/7/2007
Review Announcement
Pursuant to Executive Order Number 36 (2006), the Department of Social Services is currently reviewing the regulation 22 VAC 40-640, General Relief Program – Deeming Income from Alien Sponsors, to determine if it should be terminated, amended, or retained in its current form. The review will be guided by the principles listed in Executive Order Number 36 (2006) and in the department’s Plan for Review of Existing Agency Regulations.

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

Written comments may be submitted until September 24, 2007, in care of Mark L. Golden, Economic Assistance and Employment Manager, Division of Benefit Programs, Department of Social Services, 7 North 8th Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219-1849, by e-mail to, or by facsimile to (804) 726-7356.
Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 9/3/2007
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ends on 9/24/2007

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Repeal the regulation
Action Implementing the Result
Action ID #2489: Establish General Relief Program
Attorney General Certification
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