Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
1/24/2022

Article 4. Out-of-Home Placements

6VAC35-150-300. Predispositionally placed juvenile.

A. In accordance with approved procedures, a representative of the CSU shall make contact, either face-to-face or via videoconferencing, with each juvenile placed in predispositional detention, jail, or shelter care pursuant to § 16.1-248.1 of the Code of Virginia, within five days of the placement . A representative of the CSU shall make contact with the juvenile at least once every 10 days thereafter either face-to-face or by telephone or videoconferencing. All such contacts shall include direct communication between the CSU staff and the juvenile.

B. The case of each predispositionally placed juvenile shall be reviewed at least every 10 days in accordance with approved procedures to determine whether there has been a material change sufficient to warrant recommending a change in placement.

C. When the unit is the placing agency and is supervising a juvenile in a residential facility, designated staff of the CSU shall be available to the facility's staff 24 hours a day in case of emergency.

Statutory Authority

§§ 16.1-233, 16.1-309.9 and 66-10 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 14, Issue 2, eff. November 12, 1997; amended, Virginia Register Volume 18, Issue 24, eff. October 1, 2002; amended, Volume 27, Issue 12, eff. July 1, 2011.

6VAC35-150-310. Postdispositional detention.

A. When a court orders a juvenile to be detained postdispositionally for more than 30 days pursuant to subsection B of § 16.1-284.1 of the Code of Virginia, the CSU staff shall develop a written plan with the facility to enable such juvenile to take part in one or more community treatment programs appropriate for that juvenile's rehabilitation, which may be provided at the facility or while the juvenile is on temporary release status, as determined by that juvenile's risk to public safety and other relevant factors. The CSU shall provide a copy of the juvenile's social history to the postdispositional detention program upon request.

B. The case record of a juvenile placed in a postdispositional detention program pursuant to subsection B of § 16.1-284.1 of the Code of Virginia shall contain:

1. Social history;

2. Court order;

3. Reason for placement; and

4. Current supervision plan, if applicable.

Statutory Authority

§§ 16.1-233, 16.1-309.9 and 66-10 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 14, Issue 2, eff. November 12, 1997; amended, Virginia Register Volume 18, Issue 24, eff. October 1, 2002; amended, Volume 27, Issue 12, eff. July 1, 2011.

6VAC35-150-320. Notice of juvenile's transfer.

When CSU staff have knowledge that a juvenile has been moved from one residential facility to another residential facility and do not have knowledge that the juvenile's parents or legal guardians have been advised of the transfer, CSU staff shall notify the juvenile's parents or legal guardians within 24 hours and shall document the notification in the juvenile's case record.

Statutory Authority

§§ 16.1-233, 16.1-309.9 and 66-10 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 14, Issue 2, eff. November 12, 1997; amended, Virginia Register Volume 18, Issue 24, eff. October 1, 2002; amended, Volume 27, Issue 12, eff. July 1, 2011.

6VAC35-150-330. (Repealed.)

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 14, Issue 2, eff. November 12, 1997; amended, Virginia Register Volume 18, Issue 24, eff. October 1, 2002; repealed, Volume 27, Issue 12, eff. July 1, 2011.

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