Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Water Quality Management Planning Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 720]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
June 2020 Amendment to add eleven new TMDL waste load allocations in the Potomac-Shenandoah River Basin (9VAC25-720-50.A) and James River Basin (9VAC25-720-60.A)
General Information
Action Summary The amendments to the state’s Water Quality Management Planning Regulation (9 VAC 25-720) include adding one new TMDL waste load allocation in the Potomac-Shenandoah River Basin (9VAC25-720-50.A) and ten new TMDL waste load allocations in the James River Basin (9VAC25-720-60.A). The TMDLs were developed in accordance with Federal Regulations (40 CFR § 130.7) and are exempt from the provisions of Article II of the Virginia Administrative Process Act. The TMDL reports were subject to the TMDL public participation process and the waste load allocations are adopted as part of 9 VAC 25-720 in accordance with Virginia’s “Public Participation Procedures for Water Quality Management Planning”.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 14 of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [006437]
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
9000 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/02/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kelly Meadows 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
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