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General VPDES Permit for Discharges of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (formerly Part XV, 4VAC50-60) [9 VAC 25 ‑ 890]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This general permit regulation governs stormwater discharges from small municipal separate storm sewer systems (small MS4s) to surface waters of the Commonwealth.
State Authority Section 62.1-44.15 :28 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Periodic Review Note Periodic review completed 9/30/2021 result was to amend.
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 None entered
Meetings See all meetings (13) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Derick Winn 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: derick.winn@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4114    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
25-890 - Amend and Reissue the Small MS4 General Permit
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
NOIRA Comment period is underway and will end on 10/27/2021.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Consolidation of Virginia Erosion Control and Stormwater Management Programs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/06/2019.
Amend and Reissue the Small MS4 General Permit
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/01/2018.
Transfer of Regulations to State Water Control Board
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/23/2013.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
9/30/2021 Completed Amend