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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for Determining Whether a Facility Meets the Purpose of Finding Permanent Adoptive Homes for Animals [Under Development] [2 VAC 5 ‑ 115]
Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 319 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Action 4622 / Stage 7917
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 4/27/2017  2:33 pm  
pdf Agency Statement 4/27/2017    
pdf Attorney General Certification 7/11/2017   (modified 7/28/2017)    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 8/31/2017    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 9/11/2017    

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 4/27/2017
Review Completed: 7/11/2017
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 7/31/2017
Review Completed: 9/8/2017
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 7/20/2018
Governor's Review Governor's office review in progress.  [Day 30]
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period

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Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Kathryn MacDonald  / Program Mgr, Animal Care & Emerg Response
Address: 102 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)692-4001    FAX: (804)371-2380    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 4622:
Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 319 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7653) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/16/2016.
Proposed   (7917) Governor's office review in progress.
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