Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Stormwater Management Program (VSMP) Regulation (formerly 4VAC50-60) [9 VAC 25 ‑ 870]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Incorporation of 2014 statutory changes
Action 4220
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this regulatory action is to incorporate statutory changes made by HB 1173 and SB 423 during the 2014 General Assembly session related to the Virginia Stormwater Management Program (VSMP) Regulations. These changes provide for the use of an "agreement in lieu of a stormwater management plan"; clarify the roles and responsibilities of the VSMP authority; locality and the department; clarifies the requirements for "single-family detached residences"; and provide for technical changes to accommodate these revisions.
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: Chapters 303 & 598 - 2014 Acts of Assembly
RIS Project Yes  [004017]
Associated Mandates Amendments to Virginia's Stormwater Management Program
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
7016 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2014.
Contact Information
Name / Title: William Norris 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4022    FAX: (804)698-4347    TDD: (804)698-4021