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Ground Water Standards [9 VAC 25 ‑ 280]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Establishes standards of quality for ground water.
State Authority Section (62.1-44.15 a3 ) and (62.1-44.15 )10 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority n/a
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered

Contact Information
Name / Title: Scott Kudlas 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
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Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Water Quality Standards Triennial Review Amendments (Effective Date: Feb. 12, 2004) Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/12/2004.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Adoption of Ground Water Standards -

Past Periodic Reviews
Optional Title Date Filed Status
Periodic review 9VAC25-280, Groundwater Standards
3/26/2018 Retain As Is