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[REPEALED] Rules and Regulations for the Enforcement of the Virginia Petroleum Products Franchise Act [2 VAC 5 ‑ 460]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description A regulation that establishes the conditions under which a petroleum producer/refiner may temporarily operate a franchise retail petroleum outlet; rebuild or relocate retail petroleum outlets; and outlines the criteria for reporting the locations of retail petroleum outlets.
State Authority Section 59.1-21.11 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. To provide for the voluntary registration of the location of retail petroleum outlets.
Meetings See all meetings (1) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Williams  / Policy and Planning Coordinator
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-1308    FAX: (804)371-7479    TDD: (800)828-1120
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Repeal of regulation pursuant to Chapter 351 of the 2012 Acts of Assembly
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/01/2012.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
4/5/2011 Completed Retain As Is
2/15/2000 Completed Retain As Is