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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
 Electronic Access 
Public Hearing on Proposed Amendments to Permanent Standard: Infectious Disease Prevention, SARS-CoV-2 Virus That Causes COVID as adopted by the Board

Meeting Details
Date / Time 8/5/2021  9:30 am
Type Both Physical and Electronic 
Location Patrick Henry Building
1111 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219 
Electronic Access Event address for attendee: Event number (access code): 161 380 7488 Event password: DOLI2021 To join the audio conference only: Call this number: 1-517-466-2023 or US Toll Free 1-866-692-4530 Enter this Access Code: 161 380 7488
Link to Electronic Record
Board Website 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 7/28/2021   (275k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 2/11/2022   (87k)       FINAL
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? No
Purpose of the meeting
This in person and virtual public hearing is being held for the purpose of consideration of 16VAC25-220, Proposed Amendments to Permanent Standard for Infectious Disease Prevention of the SARS-CoV2 Virus That Causes COVID-19, as adopted by the Virginia Safety and Health Codes Board ("Board") on June 29, 2021, pursuant to Va. Code ยง40.1-22(6a). Agency staff will not be requesting proof of vaccination at the in person location. As such, if you plan to attend this hearing in person, please be aware that face coverings and physical distancing will be observed. The room will be subject to an occupancy limit of 50 people. Entrance will be on a first come, first served basis. If you are attending in person, please be aware that to enter the Patrick Henry Building, members of the public will have to go through security. You must have a valid state or federal I.D. to enter the building. Please be prepared to go through a security scanner and/or be wanded by the Capitol Police. Once you have passed through security, you will be required to sign in with Agency staff and you will be escorted to the East Reading Room. Upon departure, you will be required to sign out with Agency Staff. If you wish to attend this meeting virtually and you wish to offer oral public comment you must send an email to no later than 12:00 PM on August 4, 2021 indicating that you wish to offer oral comment. If you are attending this meeting in person, you will have the opportunity to sign up to offer your oral comment on the morning of the meeting, August 5, 2021. For further instructions on security, parking and on registering to make virtual public comment, please see the attached Agenda.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to discuss a proposed change to regulation
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
General business of the board
This meeting will involve discussion of the following chapters
16 VAC 25-220 Final Permanent Standard for Infectious Disease Prevention SARS-CoV-2 Virus That Causes COVID-19

Contact Information
Name / Title: Princy Doss  / Director of Policy, Planning, &Public Information
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street, Suite 207
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-4300    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-