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Department of Forensic Science
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Forensic Science Board
chapter
Regulations for the Approval of Field Tests for Detection of Drugs [6 VAC 40 ‑ 30]
 
Review 2021
 
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 1/29/2021
Review Announcement
Pursuant to Executive Order 14 (as amended July 16, 2018) and ยงยง 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, this regulation is undergoing a periodic review.

The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (as amended July 16, 2018). http://TownHall.Virginia.Gov/EO-14.pdf.

The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form.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.

In order for you to receive a response to your comment, your contact information (preferably an email address or, alternatively, a U.S. mailing address) must accompany your comment. 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.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Amy Jenkins  / Department Counsel
Address: 700 North 5th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: amy.jenkins@dfs.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)786-6848    FAX: (804)786-6857    TDD: ()-   
Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 3/1/2021 [Volume: 37   Issue: 14]
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ends on 3/22/2021

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Amend the regulation
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (5/25/2021)
The Governor's Office will conduct its review pursuant to § 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia during the agency's rulemaking process that will result from this periodic review.
Action Implementing the Result
Action ID #5731: Update to Reflect Changes to the Citations for the Definition of Marijuana as a Result of Chapters 550 and 551, 2021 Acts of Assembly
Attorney General Certification
Pending