Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
9/21/2021

Article 5. Miscellaneous Provisions

12VAC30-110-110. Appeals Division records.

Article 5
Miscellaneous Provisions

A. Removal of records. No person shall take from the division's custody any original record, paper, document, or exhibit that has been certified to the division except as the Director of the Appeals Division authorizes, or as may be necessary to furnish or transmit copies for other official purposes.

B. Confidentiality of records. Information in the appellant's record can be released only to a properly designated representative or other person or persons named in a release of information authorization signed by an appellant, his guardian, or power of attorney.

C. Fees. The fees to be charged and collected for any copies will be in accordance with Virginia's Freedom of Information Act (§ 2.2-3700 et seq. of the Code of Virginia) or other controlling law.

D. Waiver of fees. When copies are requested from records in the division's custody, the required fee shall be waived if the copies are requested in connection with an individual's own review or appeal.

Statutory Authority

§ 32.1-325 of the Code of Virginia; 42 USC § 1396 et seq.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR460-04-8.7 § 1.11, eff. October 1, 1993; amended, Virginia Register Volume 31, Issue 16, eff. May 6, 2015.

12VAC30-110-120. Computation of time limits.

A. Acceptance of postmark date. Documents postmarked on or before a time limit's expiration shall be accepted as timely.

B. Computation of time limit. In computing any time period under these regulations, the day of the act or event from which the designated period of time begins to run shall be excluded and the last day included. If a time limit would expire on a Saturday, Sunday, or state or federal holiday, it shall be extended until the next regular business day.

Statutory Authority

§ 32.1-325 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR460-04-8.7 § 1.12, eff. October 1, 1993.

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