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Regulations Governing the Use of Seclusion and Restraint in Public Elementary and Secondary Schools in Virginia [8 VAC 20 ‑ 750]
Promulgating new regulation governing seclusion & restraint in public ...
Action 4336 / Stage 8705
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 7/14/2020  10:41 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 7/30/2019   (modified 11/4/2019)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 10/10/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 6/24/2020   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 7/30/2019
Review Completed: 10/10/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 10/16/2019
Review Completed: 11/6/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Education Review Completed: 11/25/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 6/24/2020
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/26/2020
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 7/20/2020    Volume: 36  Issue: 24
Comment Period Ended 8/21/2020
Effective Date 1/1/2021
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Samantha Hollins  / Asst Supt for Special Education and Student Serv
Address: 101 N. 14th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-8079    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-


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Action 4336:
Promulgating new regulation governing seclusion & restraint in public elementary & secondary schools
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7184) Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/26/2015.
Proposed   (7894) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/19/2019.
Final   (8705) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2021.
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