Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Regulation Applicable to Tree Trimming Operations
[16 VAC 25 ‑ 73]
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 7/14/2015
Pursuant to Executive Order 17 (2014) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry (DOLI) and the Safety and Health Codes Board (Board) are conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of 16 VAC 25-73, Regulation Applicable to Tree Trimming Operations.
The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 17 (2014). http://dpb.virginia.gov/regs/EO17.pdf
The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form.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 August 10, 2015 and ends on August 31, 2015.
Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at http://www.townhall.virginia.gov/L/Forums.cfm.
Comments may also be sent to Reba O’Connor, Regulatory Coordinator, Virginia Department of Labor and Industry, 600 East Main Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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: 8/10/2015
End Date: 8/31/2015
Comments Received: 0
Retain the regulation with no changes
Attorney General Certification