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Department of Forestry
Department of Forestry
Virginia State Forest Regulations [4 VAC 10 ‑ 30]
Amend Requirements for Carrying Handguns in State Forests
General Information
Action Summary Amend the regulation to allow the lawful carry of concealed handguns with a concealed handgun permit Once the State Forest regulations are successfully amended, the requirements for carrying handguns on State Forests will be similar to those governing handguns on State Parks.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [001822]
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
5042 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/08/2009.
5277 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/16/2010.
5684 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 11/01/2010 before DPB completed its review.
5710 Revised Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/16/2011.
5828 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/07/2011.
Contact Information
Name / Title: John Colligan  / Chief of Administration
Address: 900 Natural Resources Drive, Suite 800
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Email Address:
Phone: (403)220-9022    FAX: (434)977-7749    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.