Department of Fire Programs
Virginia Fire Services Board
Regulations Establishing Certification Standards for Fire Inspectors
[19 VAC 15 ‑ 20]
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 12/5/2017
Periodic Review of Regulations Establishing Certification Standards for Fire Inspectors
Pursuant to Executive Order 17 (2014) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Fire Services Board is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of VAC citation: 19 VAC 15-20, Regulations Establishing Certification Standards for Fire Inspectors.
The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 17 (2014). http://dpb.virginia.gov/regs/EO17.pdf
The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to this regulation, including whether the regulation (i) is necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimizes the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) is clearly written and easily understandable.
The comment period begins December 25,2017 and ends on January 25, 2018.
Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at http://www.townhall.virginia.gov/L/Forums.cfm. Comments may also be submitted by mail and mail to:
Community Risk Reduction Coordinator
Virginia State Fire Marshal's Office
1005 Technology Park Drive
Glen Allen, VA 23059
Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency.
Following the close of the public comment period, a report of both reviews will be posted on the Town Hall and a report of the small business impact review will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.
Public Comment Period
Begin Date: 12/25/2017
End Date: 1/25/2018
Comments Received: 0
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