Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Voluntary Remediation Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 160]
Clarifying definitions, applicability of fees for phased remediation & issuing multiple certificates
Action 5215
General Information
Action Summary Changes are being made to improve the clarity of requirements of the regulation. These changes include the addition of definitions, clarifications concerning the applicability of fees for sites that conduct remediation in phases, and the issuance of multiple certificates for a site.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005489]
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
8518 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/12/2019.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Melissa Porterfield  / Office of Regulatory Affairs
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4238    FAX: (804)698-4019    TDD: ()-