Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Voluntary Remediation Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 160]
Review 448
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 1/26/2000
Notice of Periodic Review
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 25 (98), the Department of Environmental Quality on behalf of the Virginia Waste Management Board, will review the Voluntary Remediation Regulations (9 VAC 20-160-10 et seq.). The purpose of the review is to determine whether the regulation should be terminated, amended or retained in their current form. The review of the regulation will be guided by the priniciples listed in Executive Order No. 25(98).

The Department and the board are seeking public comment on the review of any issue relating to this regulation including (i) whether the regulations are effective in achieving their goals, (ii) whether the regulations are essential to protect the health, safety or welfare of citizens or for the economical performance of importation governmental functions, (iii) whether there are less burdensom and less intrusive alternatives for achieving the purpose of the rgulations, and (iv) whether the regulations are clearly written and easily understandable by affected persons.

Comments on the above are welcome and will be accepted until March 30, 2000. Comments should be sent to John Ely, Department of Environmental Quality, P.O. Box 10009, Richmond, Virginia 23240, (804) 698-4249, fax (804) 698-4327 or email
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 2/28/2000
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 3/30/2000

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Amend the regulation
TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (not yet submitted)
Action Implementing the Result
Action ID #597: Voluntary Remediation Regulations - Amendment 1
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line