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Virginia Waste Management Board


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Solid Waste Planning and Recycling Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 130]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Provides procedures and standards for establishing the boundaries of planning regions, provides a schedule of objectives for development of plans and planning goals and estblishes required contents of plans.
State Authority Section 10.1-1411 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority 42 USC 6942(b) of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976

40 Code of Federal Regulations, Parts 255 and 256
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 To protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

To establish a consistent program for local governmental planning for solid waste management needs, allowing maximum felxibility for local governments to plan in a manner compatible with community goals and local traditions.

To provide a mechanism for monitoring local government efforts to reach statutory goals of solid waste recycling.

To provide a mechanism to encourage local governments to adopt environmentally sound waste management practices within their jurisdictions.
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Leslie D. Beckwith 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: leslie.beckwith@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4123    FAX: (804)698-4234    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Fast-Track Amendment to Clarify and Reorganize Fast-Track Governor's office review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Final Exempt Amendment – Recycling Rate Report
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/15/2012.
Final Exempt Action - Amendment 8 of the Solid Waste Management Regulations
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/3/2011.
Regulations for the Development of Solid Waste Management Plans - Amendment 2 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/28/2007.
Amendment 1 of the Regulations for the Development of Solid Waste Management Plans. Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/1/2001.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
CH 0130 Solid Waste Management Planning Amendment 2 -

Past Periodic Reviews
Optional Title Date Filed Status
3/18/2015 Retain As Is