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Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
Geothermal Energy Regulations [4 VAC 25 ‑ 170]
Clarifying amendments to geothermal energy regulations as the result of ...
Action 4767 / Stage 7846
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 6/1/2017  3:53 pm  
pdf Agency Statement 3/2/2017   (modified 3/7/2017)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/7/2017    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 5/1/2017    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 5/22/2017    
red ball Governor's Approval Memo 5/19/2017   

Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Attorney General Review Submitted on 3/2/2017
Review Completed: 3/7/2017
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 3/22/2017
Review Completed: 5/1/2017
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Commerce and Trade Review Completed: 5/2/2017
Governor's Review Review Completed: 5/19/2017
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/22/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/12/2017    Volume: 33  Issue: 21
Comment Period Ended 7/12/2017
Effective Date 7/27/2017
Contact Information
Name / Title: Michael Skiffington  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
1100 Bank Street, 8th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219-3402
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)692-3212    FAX: (804)692-3237    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this board.

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Action 4767:
Clarifying amendments to geothermal energy regulations as the result of periodic review
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (7846) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/27/2017.
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