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Guidance Document Information
Title Point Assessment for Alleged Violations of the Construction Stormwater Permit Criteria and Enforcement Referral Guidance
Document ID GM18-2012
Summary This guidance document provides direction for evaluating noncompliance with the General VPDES Pernit for Discharges of Stormwater from Construction Activities Regulations (9VAC25-880), the Virginia Storrnwater Management Program Regulations (9 VAC 25-870) and the State Water Control Law (Va. Code 62.1-44.2 et seq) and provides a point system for determining the appropriate compliance response, including when to refer cases to the Division of Enforcement. The point system allows Stormwater Compliance staff to consistently assess and respond to alleged aolgempliance. This guidance replaces DEQ Guidance Memo No. 15-2004.
Effective Date 12/20/2018
pdf View document text     Posted On 12/20/2018                 Document on Town Hall
Explanation or Citations An electronic copy of this guidance document in PDF forrnat is available for the general public on DEQ's website at: http://wvw.deq.virglnia.govlPrograms/Waterllaws.Regulations.Guidance/Guidance/WaterPermitGuidan ce.aspx.

This document applies to the following chapters
[9 VAC 25-870] Virginia Stormwater Management Program (VSMP) Regulation (formerly 4VAC50-60)
[9 VAC 25-880] General VPDES Permit for Discharges of Stormwater from Construction Activities (formerly Part XIV, 4VAC50-60)

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