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Agency
Department of Environmental Quality
Board
State Water Control Board
chapter
Water Quality Standards [9 VAC 25 ‑ 260]
Action:
Triennial Review - EFFECTIVE DATE SET- SEE GENERAL NOTICE POSTING FOR DETAILS
 
General Information
Action Summary This rulemaking will update the water quality standards based on new scientific information; improve permitting, monitoring and assessment programs; fulfill the legal mandates for a three-year review of the standards.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000619]
Associated Mandates Impaired Waters - Use Attainability Analysis
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
3760 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/17/2006.
4187 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 5/30/2008.
4867 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/1/2010.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: David C. Whitehurst 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: dcwhitehurst@deq.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)698-4121    FAX: (804)698-4116    TDD: ()-