GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS (for the YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2017)

Section 2.2-4103.1 of the Code of Virginia requires annual publication in the Virginia Register of guidance document lists from state agencies. A guidance document is defined as "...any document developed by a state agency or staff that provides information or guidance of general applicability to the staff or public to interpret or implement statutes or the agency's rules or regulations..." Agencies are required to maintain a complete, current list of all guidance documents and make the full text of such documents available to the public.

This information is collected and published once each year. Please contact the appropriate agency directly for the most up-to-date information. Questions concerning documents or requests for copies of documents should be directed to the contact person listed by the agency.

Find guidance document lists by agency:


LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Documents may be viewed during regular work days from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the Office of the Librarian of Virginia, Library of Virginia, 800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219-8000. Copies may be obtained free of charge for 10 pages, and for requests of 11 pages or more for $ .25 per page by contacting Patrice Morgan, Archival and Records Management Services Division, at the above address, telephone (804) 692-3600, FAX (804) 692-3603, or email patrice.morgan@lva.virginia.gov.

Copies of documents related to public libraries and trustees may be viewed during regular work days from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the Office of the Librarian of Virginia, Library of Virginia, 800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219-8000. Copies may be obtained free of charge for 10 pages, and for requests of 11 pages or more for $ .25 per page by contacting Carol Adams at the above address, telephone (804) 692-3774, FAX (804) 692-3771, or email carol.adams@lva.virginia.gov.

Questions regarding interpretation or implementation of these documents may be directed to Carol Adams, Deputy Director, Library Development and Networking at the above address, telephone (804) 692-3774, FAX (804) 692-3771, or email carol.adams@lva.virginia.gov.

Copies of the documents are available electronically for no charge on the Regulatory Town Hall at www.townhall.virginia.gov.

Guidance Documents:

[LVA-LDND-001] Virginia Public Library Trustees Handbook(7/1/05)

[LVA-LDND-002] Planning for Library Excellence(1/13/09)

[LVA-LDND-003] FY2015 Instructions for the Expenditure of State Aid Grants(2/11/14)

[LVA-RM-001] The Virginia Public Records Management Manual(10/1/14)

[LVA-RM-002] Guidance Document on the Timely Destruction of Records(7/30/06)


Updated 3/5/18