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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for Determining Whether a Facility Meets the Purpose of Finding Permanent Adoptive Homes for Animals [Under Development] [2 VAC 5 ‑ 115]
Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 319 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Action 4622 / Stage 7653
Notice of Intended Regulatory Action (NOIRA)  
Preliminary Draft Text None submitted  
pdf Agency Statement 8/9/2016    
red ball Governor's Approval Memo 9/23/2016   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
DPB Review Submitted on 8/9/2016
Review Completed: 8/22/2016
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Governor's Review Review Completed: 9/23/2016
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 9/26/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 10/17/2016    Volume: 33  Issue: 4
Comment Period Ended 11/16/2016
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Kathryn MacDonald  / Program Mgr, Animal Care & Emerg Response
Address: 102 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)692-4001    FAX: (804)371-2380    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 4622:
Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 319 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7653) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/16/2016.
Proposed   (7917) Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry review in progress.
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