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Ballast Water Discharge Reporting [4 VAC 20 ‑ 398]
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Chapter Information
Description This regulation establishes the guidelines governing voluntary ballast water management practices to be followed by the operators of commercial vessels in Virginia waters. It also sets forth the requirements and procedures for the distribution and filing of Ballast Water Control Report forms with the Commission.
State Authority None entered
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered

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Name / Title: Brandy L. Battle  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: 2600 Washington Avenue, 3rd Floor
Newport News, VA 23607
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