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Agency
Department of Environmental Quality
Board
State Water Control Board
chapter
Water Quality Standards [9 VAC 25 ‑ 260]
Action:
Triennial Review - EFFECTIVE DATE SET- SEE GENERAL NOTICE POSTING FOR DETAILS
 
General Information
Action Summary This rulemaking will update the water quality standards based on new scientific information; improve permitting, monitoring and assessment programs; fulfill the legal mandates for a three-year review of the standards.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [000619]
Associated Mandates Impaired Waters - Use Attainability Analysis
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
3760 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/17/2006.
4187 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/30/2008.
4867 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/01/2010.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: David C. Whitehurst 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: dcwhitehurst@deq.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)698-4121    FAX: (804)698-4116    TDD: ()-