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Department of Forensic Science
Forensic Science Board
Regulations for the Approval of Field Tests for Detection of Drugs [6 VAC 40 ‑ 30]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Update to Reflect Changes to the Citations for the Definition of Marijuana as a Result of Chapters 550 and 551, 2021 Acts of Assembly
General Information
Action Summary The proposed amendments to Chapter 30, Sections 10 and 20, are required after the definition of marijuana was added to Virginia Code § 4.1-600. This change was made in Chapters 550 and 551 of the 2021 Acts of the Assembly.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: Virginia Code § 4006(A)(4)(a)
RIS Project Yes  [6812]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Dated 1/29/2021
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
9305 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 08/10/2021 prior to publication in The Virginia Register.
9368 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/30/2021.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Amy Jenkins  / Department Counsel
Address: 700 North 5th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-6848    FAX: (804)786-6857    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.