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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
[REPEALED] Public Participation Guidelines [2 VAC 5 ‑ 10]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description A measure to provide public participation guidelines in regulation development for use by the agency.
State Authority Section 9-6.14 :7.1 of the Code of Virginia (1950 ), as amended
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation 1. The protection of the public's health, safety, and welfare with the least possible cost and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

2. The establishment of guidelines for soliciting the input of interested parties in the formation and development of regulations.
Meetings See all meetings (1) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Roy Seward  / Director, Office of Policy, Planning and Research
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-3535    FAX: (804)371-2945    TDD: (800)828-1120
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Model Public Participation Guidelines
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/12/2008.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
9/12/2001 Completed Retain As Is