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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Vapor Pressure Requirements for Gasoline Ethanol Blends [2 VAC 5 ‑ 425]
Promulgate vapor pressure requirements for gasoline ethanol blends
Action 4533 / Stage 7500
Emergency/NOIRA Stage  
red ball Emergency Text 3/29/2016  3:09 pm  
pdf Agency Statement 3/29/2016   (modified 4/8/2016)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/29/2016    
red ball Governor's Approval Memo 4/19/2016   

Public Hearing Will not be held at the proposed stage.
Emergency Authority Va Code ยง 2.2-4011
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 on 3/29/2016
Review Completed: 3/29/2016
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 3/30/2016
Review Completed: 4/8/2016
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 4/11/2016
Governor's Review Review Completed: 4/19/2016
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 4/19/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 5/16/2016    Volume: 32  Issue: 19
Comment Period Ended 6/15/2016
Effective Date 4/19/2016
Expiration Date 10/18/2017

Contact Information
Name / Title: Joel Maddux  / Program Manager, Office of Weights and Measures
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-1274    FAX: (804)786-1571    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 4533:
Promulgate vapor pressure requirements for gasoline ethanol blends
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (7500) Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 10/18/2017.
Proposed   (7679) Stage complete. Comment period ended 4/7/2017.
Final   (7954) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/24/2017.
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