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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Food Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 421]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Amend Regulations to Comply with Chapter 450 of 2018 Acts of Assembly
General Information
Action Summary The proposed regulatory action would amend the Food Regulations by updating the regulatory definition of a “bed and breakfast operation” to align with the changes in Chapter 450. In addition, it would also amend the Food Regulations to expand when a bed and breakfast operation could offer food service to its guests without a food establishment permit by removing the requirement that breakfast be the only meal offered.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006(4)a of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [005439]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8336 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/3/2018.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Julie Henderson  / Director of Food and General Envirnmntl. Svces.
109 Governor St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-7455    FAX: (804)864-7475    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.