Adult protective services; creates central registry. (HB1658)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Del. Glenn Davis (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Adult protective services; central registry. Creates a central registry of founded complaints of adult abuse, neglect, and exploitation to be maintained by the Department of Social Services. The bill establishes (i) investigation requirements for local departments of social services related to complaints of adult abuse, neglect, and exploitation; (ii) record retention and disclosure requirements for the Department and local departments; (iii) notice requirements related to findings by local departments and central registry entries; and (iv) an appeals process to contest the findings of a local department related to founded reports of adult abuse, neglect, or exploitation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/17/2020Presented and ordered printed 20101728D
01/17/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/22/2020Assigned HWI sub: Social Services
01/30/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1658)
02/04/2020Continued to 2021 in Health, Welfare and Institutions