Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) General Permit Regulation for Seafood Processing Facilities [9 VAC 25 ‑ 115]
Chapter is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amend and Reissue Seafood General Permit
Action 3149
General Information
Action Summary This rulemaking is proposed in order to amend and reissue the existing general permit which expires on July 23, 2011. The goal of the regulatory action is to continue the existence of the general permit that establishes limitations and monitoring requirements for point source discharges from seafood processing facilities.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: Code of Virginia Section 62.1-44.15(10)
RIS Project Yes  [002155]
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
5306 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/12/2009.
5582 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/17/2010.
5774 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/24/2011.
Contact Information
Name / Title: George Cosby 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4067    FAX: (804)698-4032    TDD: ()-