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Department of Energy
Department of Energy
Regulations Governing Coal Stockpiles and Bulk Storage and Handling Facilities [4 VAC 25 ‑ 125]
Review 1304
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 10/17/2013
Review Announcement
Pursuant to Executive Order 14 (2010) and ยงยง 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of VAC citation: 4 VAC 125, Regulations Governing the Stockpiles and Bulk Storage and Handling Facilities.

The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (2010).

The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to this regulation, including whether the regulation (i) is necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimizes the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) is clearly written and easily understandable.

The comment period begins November 18, 2013, and ends on December 9, 2013.

Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at Comments may also be sent to Michael Skiffington, Program Support Manager, 1100 Bank Street, 8th Floor, Richmond, VA 23219, Telephone: 804-692-3212, FAX: 804-692-3237, email address:

Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency. Following the close of the public comment period, a report of both reviews will be posted on the Town Hall and a report of the small business impact review will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.
Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 11/18/2013
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ends on 12/9/2013

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (12/16/2013)     modified (12/16/2013)
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line