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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Department of Labor and Industry
Virginia Rules and Regulations Declaring Hazardous Occupations [16 VAC 15 ‑ 30]
Review 1307
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 2/18/2014
Review Announcement
Pursuant to Executive Order 14 (2010) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Department of Labor and Industry is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of VAC citation: 16 VAC 15-30, Virginia Rules and Regulations Declaring Hazardous Occupations.

The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (2010).

The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to this regulation, including whether the regulation (i) is necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimizes the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) is clearly written and easily understandable.

The comment period begins March 10, 2014, and ends on March 31, 2014.

Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at Comments may also be sent to: Reba O’Connor, Regulatory Coordinator, Virginia Department of Labor and Industry, Main Street Centre, 600 East Main Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23219, Telephone: (804) 371-2631, FAX: (804) 371-6524, email address: .

Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency. Following the close of the public comment period, a report of both reviews will be posted on the Town Hall and a report of the small business impact review will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.
Public Comment Period
Begin Date: 3/10/2014      End Date: 3/31/2014

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
pdf Agency Result Document   (5/14/2014)
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line