Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Water Protection General Permit for Linear Transportation Projects [9 VAC 25 ‑ 680]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Incorporation of recent policy and guidance specific to the Virginia Water Protection Permit Program
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this proposed regulatory action is to reissue this general permit which expires in 2016 and allow for revisions to correct several administrative procedures; to clarify certain definitions; to revise application and permitting requirements to reflect current guidance and policies; to incorporate certain federal regulatory provisions relative to the program; to increase efficiency; and to make the general permit regulation more relevant and useful. Because the Virginia Water Protection Permit Program Regulation 9VAC25-210-10 et seq. provides authority for this general permit regulation, applicable revisions to that program regulation must also be reflected herein.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 8 of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [004059]
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
6953 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/02/2014.
7211 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/29/2016.
7542 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/02/2016.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Brenda Winn 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 233218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4516    FAX: (804)698-4032    TDD: ()-