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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 481]
Repeal existing regulations and adopt new regulations with up-to-date radiological health standands
General Information
Action Summary Replace existing regulations with up-to-date radiological health standards
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 12 VAC 5-481 Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations Promulgate New Regulation
Other chapters
  12 VAC 5 - 480 [REPEALED] Radiation Protection Regulations Repeal Entire Regulation
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
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
1373 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/24/2002.
2003 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 01/06/2003 before DPB completed its review.
2926 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/29/2005.
3643 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/20/2006.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Lea Perlas  / Director - Office of Radiological Health
Address: 109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-8151    FAX: (804)864-8155    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.