Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Virginia Board for Asbestos, Lead, and Home Inspectors
Virginia Lead-Based Paint Activities Regulations [18 VAC 15 ‑ 30]
Update to 18VAC15-30-510 and DIBR
Action 6185
General Information
Action Summary The regulatory action amends subdivision E 1 of 18VAC15-30-510 to update the applicable edition of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Guidelines for the Evaluation and Control of Lead-Based Paint Hazards in Housing as it pertains to the appropriate methodologies for performing a lead-based paint inspection, lead-hazard screen, risk assessment or abatement. The current edition of these guidelines is the Second Edition, published July 2012. In addition, the DIBR section in the regulation is similarly revised to reflect the current edition of these guidelines.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7173]
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
9925 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/01/2023.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cameron Parris  / Regulatory Operations Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-9183    FAX: (866)350-5354    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.