Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Solid Waste Management Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 80]    (Repealed)
Amendment 7
Action 2490
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this amendment is to review each of these sections for clarity and complexity in order to transform it into a standard that is easier for the public and regulated community both to read and to follow. The goals of this amendment are to focus on results oriented requirements where feasible and to provide less burdensome requirements for those types of facilities that divert waste from landfills while still protecting the public health, public safety, the environment, and natural resources. The action will repeal existing chapter 80 and adopt a new chapter 81.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 9 VAC 20-80 Solid Waste Management Regulations Repeal Entire Regulation
Other chapters
  9 VAC 20 - 101 Vegetative Waste Management and Yard Waste Composting Regulations
  9 VAC 20 - 81 Solid Waste Management Regulations
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000979]
Associated Mandates Coal Combustion by-products; use, reuse, or reclamation in a flood plain
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
4340 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/28/2008.
4924 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/04/2009.
5493 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/16/2011.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jill R. Hrynciw  / Board Coordinator
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)929-6559    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.