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Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Designation and Management Regulations [4 VAC 50 ‑ 90]
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Description This body of regulations contains criteria that will provide for the protection of water quality, and that also will accommodate economic development. All counties, cities and towns in Tidewater Virginia shall comply with this chapter. Other local governments not in Tidewater Virginia may use the criteria and conform their ordinances as provided in this chapter to protect the quality of state waters in accordance with § 10.1-2110 of the Code of Virginia.
State Authority § 10.1-2101 et seq;. Chapters 785 and 819 of the 2012 Virginia Acts of Assembly, enactment clauses ,2 ,3 and and 4
Federal Authority None entered
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 In accordance with Chapters 785 and 819 of the 2012 Virginia Acts of Assembly and the abolishment of the Chesapeake Bay Local Assistance Board, this action renumbers the existing Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Designation and Management Regulations (formerly 9VAC10-20) and moves this set of regulations to a new Chapter under the Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board (4VAC50-90).
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Name / Title: David C. Dowling  / Policy and Planning Director
Address: 600 East Main Street, 24th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: david.dowling@dcr.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)786-2291    FAX: (804)786-6141    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
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Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Designation and Management Regulations Exempt Amendments Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/21/2012.