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General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Seafood Processing Facilities [9 VAC 25 ‑ 115]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Establishes a general permit for the discharge of wastewater and storm water associated with industrial acivity from seafood processing facilities.
State Authority Section (62.1-44.15 )10 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority Section 402 of the Clean Water Act

40 Code of Federal Regulations, Parts 122, 123, and 124
Exempt from APA Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
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 consistent procedures and requirements for the issuance of VPDES permits to discharge pollutants from seafood processing plants in order to effectuate the proper and comprehensive protection of state waters.
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Elleanore Daub 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: elleanore.daub@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4111    FAX: (804)698-4032    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
2021 Amendment and Reissuance of the Existing Regulation
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
NOIRA Comment period is underway and will end on 3/20/2019.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend and Reissue the General Permit Final Attorney General review is complete - Agency can submit to DPB.
Amend and Reissue Seafood General Permit Final Not yet submitted to DPB for review.
Reissuance of General VPDES Permit for Seafood Processing Facilities
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/8/2006.
General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Seafood Processing Facilities
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/24/2001.