Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
1/28/2022

Part II. Agreements Among Agencies and Service Providers

6VAC35-180-50. Interagency Memorandum of Understanding.

Each court service unit (CSU) and detention home that is operating a postdispositional detention program shall enter into a single, integrated Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the public agencies that are required to participate in the Community Policy and Management Team (CPMT), as established by § 2.2-5205 of the Code of Virginia, for each jurisdiction covered by the CSU or detention home that is operating a postdispositional detention program. The MOU shall specify the parties' commitment to participate in the planning process established in this chapter and in § 16.1-293.1 B of the Code of Virginia. Other public or private agencies may be party to these agreements as appropriate.

Statutory Authority

§§ 16.1-293.1 and 66-10 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 24, Issue 5, eff. January 1, 2008.

6VAC35-180-60. Content of agreements.

The Memorandum of Understanding shall identify:

1. The substance abuse, mental health, or other therapeutic treatment and case management services that the agencies will make available for residents being released from incarceration;

2. If, and with what restrictions, the Family Assessment and Planning Teams (FAPT), as established by § 2.2-5207 of the Code of Virginia, shall be responsible for the development and implementation of the mental health transition plan as described in 6VAC35-180-100 or how the mental health transition planning process will take place when the FAPT will not serve as the responsible entity;

3. The process and parties responsible for making the necessary referrals specified in the plan and for assisting the resident and the resident's family with the process of applying for services identified in the plan;

4. A timeline for implementation of services upon the resident's release from incarceration;

5. The sources of funding that may be utilized to provide the services;

6. Methods for maximizing available sources of funding, including Medicaid, and the process and parties responsible for initiation of application(s) for insurance or other benefits that may be used to fully or partially fund such services; and

7. Methods for handling confidential information in accordance with all relevant state or federal laws or regulations addressing the sharing of confidential information.

Statutory Authority

§§ 16.1-293.1 and 66-10 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 24, Issue 5, eff. January 1, 2008.

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