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Department of General Services
Department of General Services
Regulations for Certification of Laboratories Analyzing Drinking Water [1 VAC 30 ‑ 41]
Review 1656
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 5/3/2018
Review Announcement
Pursuant to Executive Order 17 (2014) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Department/Board/Commission of Department of General Services, Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of VAC citation: 1 VAC 30-41, Regulation for the Certification of Laboratories Analyzing Drinking Water.

The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 17 (2014).

The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form.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 regulations may be viewed on the DCLS drinking water webpage at The comment period begins May 28, 2018 and ends on June 18, 2018.

Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at Comments may also be sent to Rhonda Bishton, Director’s Executive Administrative Assistant, Department of General Services, 1100 Bank Street, Suite 420, Richmond, VA 23219, telephone (804) 786-3311, FAX (804) 371-8305, or email 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 5/28/2018
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ends on 6/28/2018

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (7/26/2018)
Attorney General Certification
Result of Review: Certified on 7/3/2018

pdf Review Memo