Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Solid Waste Management Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 81]
Amendment for Open Burn Exemptions
Action 3875
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action will amend the Solid Waste Management Regulations under 9VAC20-81. The amendment will list out the open burning of certain solid waste by activities that are exempt from regulation under 9VAC20-81. Previously, these exemptions were incorporated by a reference to the State Air Pollution Control Board's Open Burning Regulations, 9VAC5-130.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003450]
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
6436 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/05/2013.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Debra A. Harris 
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4206    FAX: (804)698-4346    TDD: (804)698-4021