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Regulation Concerning Certified Lead Contractors Notification, Lead Project Permits and Permit Fees [16 VAC 25 ‑ 35]
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Chapter Information
Description This regulation requires all certified lead contractors who engage in lead projects in Virginia with a contract value of $2,000 or more to notify the department in writing at least 20 days before the beginning of the project. The regulation also requires filing of amended notifications prior to changes in or cancellation of lead projects. The regulation does not mandate the abatement of lead from any public or private property. A certified lead contractor who performs lead-related activities in certain residential buildings must provide notification to the department but is not required to pay a permit fee.
State Authority Sections (40.1-22 )5 and 40.1-51.20 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (P.L. 91-596)
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 1. Reduce the incidence of material impairment of health of Virginians due to exposure to lead in the workplace or as an environmental pollutant.

2. Require lead abatement contractors to notify the government of lead projects and pay fees to cover the costs of administering the program.

3. The protection of the public's health, safety, and welfare with the least possible cost and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth
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Contact Information
Name / Title: John Crisanti  / Policy and Planning Manager
Address: Department of Labor and Industry
Main Street Centre, 600 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: john.crisanti@doli.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)786-4300    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amends-removes $2,000 minimum contract price provision to file notice with Dept of Labor & Industry Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/19/2015.
Amendments to Regulation Concerning Certified Lead Contractor Notification, Lead Project Permits, and Permit Fees
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/15/2012.