Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board

General Notice
Safety and Health Codes Board Electronic Emergency Meeting June 24, 2020
Date Posted: 6/12/2020
Expiration Date: 6/25/2020
Submitted to Registrar for publication: NO
10 Day Comment Forum closed. Began on 6/12/2020 and ended 6/22/2020   [3366 comments]

Safety and Health Codes Board Electronic Emergency Meeting

June 24, 2020


In accordance with Executive Order 63, Order of Public Health Emergency Five, Requirement to Wear Face Covering While Inside Buildings, the Department will be presenting to the Safety and Health Codes Board an Emergency Temporary Standard/Emergency Regulation, Infectious Disease Prevention, SARS-CoV-2 Virus That Causes COVID-19, §16 VAC 25-220, applicable to all employers and employees covered by Virginia Occupational Safety and Health (VOSH) program jurisdiction.

The text of the proposed Emergency Temporary Standard/Emergency Regulation along with the corresponding briefing package can be viewed here:

If you wish to register a public comment about the proposed regulation/standard, please use the comment forum here. The forum will be open for comments until June 22, 2020. 

Please note there will not be an opportunity for the public to present comments during the June 24, 2020 Electronic Emergency Meeting.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Princy Doss  / Director of OPPPI
Address: 600 E. Main Street
Suite 207
Richmond, 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-4300    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-