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Department of Labor and Industry
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Safety and Health Codes Board
chapter
Standard for Boiler and Pressure Vessel Operator Certification [16 VAC 25 ‑ 40]
This action is part of the regulatory reform initiative.
Action:
Amendments to the Standard for Boiler and Pressure Vessel Operator Certification
 
General Information
Action Summary Pursuant to the Executive Regulatory Reform Initiative, the Department of Labor and Industry (the Department) identified for amendment the Standard for Boiler and Pressure Vessel Operator Certification, 16VAC25-40. As currently enacted, this regulation requires the chief boiler inspector of the Commonwealth, or his designee, to provide and evaluate the written examination for boiler operator certification. The Safety and Health Codes Board seeks to discontinue the requirement that the Program provide and evaluate such written examinations of Subsection C. of 16VAC25-40-30 for local governments and amends this subsection to eliminate this requirement. Since the enactment of the regulation, no locality has ever requested the Department to provide and evaluate any such written examinations for boiler operators who would be covered under this regulation.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [003651]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6526 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/15/2013.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Ed Hilton  / Director, Boiler Safety Compliance
Address: Department of Labor and Industry
Main Street Centre, 600 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: Ed.Hilton@doli.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)786-3169    FAX: (804)371-2324    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.