Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors
Lead-based Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Regulation [18 VAC 15 ‑ 50]    (Under Development)
Initial promulgation of Lead-based Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Regulation
Action 3086
General Information
Action Summary The Board intends to create a new regulation that is consistent with the US Environmental Protection Agency final rule “Lead; Renovation, Repair, and Painting Program,” which is mandated by House Bill 2432 passed by the 2009 Session of the Virginia General Assembly. The federal final rule will require contractors, real estate firms, property management companies, and rental housing providers to obtain a license to disturb painted surfaces in pre-1978 or child-occupied housing. There are also training and licensing requirements for individuals who disturb painted surfaces.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002367]
Associated Mandates EPA Renovation, Repair and Painting Program
New Periodic Review This action will be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5203 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/14/2009.
5715 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/25/2013.
6936 Revised Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/23/2021.
9536 Final Governor's office review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cameron Parris  / Regulatory Operations Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-9183    FAX: (866)350-5354    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.