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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 22. Social Services
Agency 40. Department of Social Services
Chapter 705. Child Protective Services
7/11/2020

22VAC40-705-170. Access to Central Registry.

A. The department will complete a search of the Central Registry upon request by a local department, upon receipt of a notarized signature of the individual whose name is being searched authorizing release of such information or a court order specifying a search of the Central Registry.

B. When the name being searched is found in the Central Registry, the department shall contact the local department responsible for the investigation to verify the information.

Statutory Authority

§§ 63.2-217, 63.2-1503 and 63.2-1509 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 13, Issue 25, eff. January 1, 1998, Errata, 14:1 VA.R. 184 September 29, 1997.

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