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Regulations Pertaining to Food for Human Consumption [2 VAC 5 ‑ 600]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
A regulation that adopts 44 parts of the Code of Federal regulations, by reference, as regulations applicable in the enforcement of the Virginia Food Law.
State Authority Section 3.2-5101 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
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 ensuring the public access to a safe, wholesome, unadulterated and properly labeled food supply.
Meetings See all meetings (4) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Ryan Davis  / Program Manager, Office of Dairy and Foods
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: Ryan.Davis@vdacs.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)786-8910    FAX: (804)371-7792    TDD: (800)828-1120
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Adopt by reference revised and new provisions of the Code of Federal Regulations
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (12/23/2019).

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Adopt by Reference revised and new documents from the Code of Federal Regulations
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/22/2011.

Past Periodic Reviews
Date Filed Status
1/16/2017 Retain As Is
2/3/2012 Retain As Is
4/10/2000 Amend