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Regulations Governing the Transportation of Hazardous Materials [9 VAC 20 ‑ 110]
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Chapter Information
Description Establishes how hazardous materials are regulated in transport within the Commonwealth to include how materials will be packaged and marked and how transportation vehicles will be placarding, etc.
State Authority Sections 10.1-1450 and 44-146.30 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority 49 USC 1809-1810

49 Code of Federal Regulations Parts 107, 170-180, 383 and 390-397
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 the public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

To ensure protection of public safety and welfare through monitoring of shipments of hazardous radioactive materials being transported in the Commonwealth.

To protect the public by enabling enforcement of applicable federal regulations for the transportation of hazardous materials by the state and local police.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Leslie A.Romanchik  / Environmental Manager II
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: Leslie.Romanchik@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4129    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Annual Update 2016 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 5/3/2017.
Annual Update 2015 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/24/2016.
Annual Update 2014 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 4/8/2015.
Amend to add requirements for Subpart F of 49 CFR 107 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/3/2015.
Annual Update 2013 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/12/2014.
IFR 2012 - Annual Update Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/17/2013.
Immediate Final Rule 2011 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/15/2012.
Immediate Final Rule 2010 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/2/2011.
Immediate Final Rule 2006 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/21/2007.
Immediate Final Rule 2003 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/8/2004.
Immediate Final Rule 2002 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/4/2003.
Amendment of the Regulations Governing the Transportation of Hazardous Materials Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/2/2003.