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Agency
Department of Environmental Quality
Board
State Water Control Board
chapter
Water Quality Standards [9 VAC 25 ‑ 260]
Action:
Amendment of the water quality standards to update numerical criteria and/or narrative criteria for dissolved oxygen (Notice of EPA Approval Published 5/6/2002 - Effective Date 6/5/2002)
 
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed action is to consider amending the water quality standards to update numerical and/or narrative criteria for dissolved oxygen for certain waters of the Chesapeake Bay and other naturally occurring low dissolved oxygen waters where current criteria are not appropriate.
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 No project yet assigned to this action
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
449 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 4/7/2000.
846 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/22/2000.
1207 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 6/5/2002.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Elleanore Daub  / Environmental Program Planner
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 10009
Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address: emdaub@deq.state.va.us
Phone: (804)698-4111    FAX: (804)698-4522    TDD: (804)698-4021