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Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 31]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit Regulation - Exempt Action Conformance with Code of Virginia and Code of Federal Regulations
General Information
Action Summary The amendments conform the regulation to recent changes to Federal regulations and the State Water Control Law. The amendments implement new application requirements for POTWs and other treatment works treating domestic sewage, revisions to the standards for use and disposal of sewage sludge, revised storm water discharge regulations and new permitting requirements for discharges of treated sewage into impoundments and releases of waters from impoundments that are regulated by VPDES permits.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: Section 9-6.14:4.1 C 4 (a) and (c)
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
841 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/14/2000.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Richard Ayers 
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 10009
Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4075