Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 120]    (Repealed)
Review 450
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 10/11/1999
Notice of Periodic Review
Pursuant to Executive Order Number Twenty-five (1998), the Department of Environmental Quality, on behalf of the Virginia Waste Management Board, will review the Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations (9 VAC 20-120-10 et seq.). The purpose of the review is to determine whether they should be terminated, amended or retained in their current form. The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles listed in Executive Order Number Twenty-Five.

The Department and the Board are seeking public comment on the review of the Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulation on any issue relating to these regulations, 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 important governmental functions; (iii) whether there are less burdensome and less intrusive alternatives for achieving the purpose of the regulations; and (iv) whether the regulations are clearly written and easily understandable by affected persons.

Written and electronically submitted comments on the above listed regulation are welcome and will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, 1999. Comments should be sent to John Ely, Division of Waste Program Coordination, Department of Environmental Quality, P.O. Box 10009, Richmond, VA 23240, (804) 698-4249,, fax (804) 698-4327.
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 10/11/1999
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 12/1/1999

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Amend the regulation
TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (not yet submitted)
Action Implementing the Result
Action ID #392: Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line