Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Financial Assurance Regulations for Solid Waste Disposal, Transfer and Treatment Facilities [9 VAC 20 ‑ 70]
Amendment 1 to the Financial Assurance Regulations for Solid Waste Facilities
Action 340
General Information
Action Summary Amendments to further protect the public from bearing the burden of costs associated with abandoned solid waste treatment and disposal facilities. The Board will review and evaluate the existing regulations to determine the most effective methods of strengthening financial assurance requirements.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
453 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/17/2000.
856 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/16/2001.
1460 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/21/2001.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Melissa Porterfield 
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 10009
Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4238    FAX: (804)698-4327    TDD: (804)698-4021