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Department of Forestry


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Virginia State Forest Regulations [4 VAC 10 ‑ 30]
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Chapter Information
Description The Virginia State Forest Regulations are effective within all State Forests in the Commonwealth. The regulations are intended to regulate all persons using these lands and waters. The regulations address; aviation; bathing; boating; camping; charges; disorderly conduct and public nuisance; dogs and other animals; explosives and firearms; fires and smoking; forest preservation; hunting and fishing; meetings, exhibitions, advertising and commercial enterprises; permits; picnic areas; refuse and rubbish; sports and games; traffic and parking; and use of roads.
State Authority ยง,10.1-104 Subdivion A .4. and Subdivision B of the Code of Virginia and Subdivision B of the Code of Virginia.
Federal Authority None entered
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 None entered
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Andres Alvarez  / Chief of Administration
Address: 900 Natural Resources Drive, Suite 800
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Email Address: andres.alvarez@dof.virginia.gov
Telephone: (434)220-9022    FAX: (434)977-7749    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
State Forest Regulations Fee Establishment Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/19/2015.
State Forest Regulations Comprehensive Review and Amendment NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 8/31/2013.
Amend Requirements for Carrying Handguns in State Forests Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/7/2011.