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[REPEALED] Certification Procedures for the Disadvantaged and Women-Owned Business Program [24 VAC 30 ‑ 240]
Review 541
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 9/30/2000
Review Announcement
Pursuant to Executive Order Number 25 (98), the Virginia Department of Transportation has scheduled the regulation listed below for review. VDOT will conduct this review to determine whether the regulation should be terminated, amended, or retained as written. If any changes are deemed necessary, VDOT will file the appropriate documentation as required by statute or procedures established by the Registrar of Regulations.

VDOT seeks public comment regarding the following question: Does the regulation meet the following goals?

1. To ensure that only disadvantaged business owners are certified to simplify compliance with state and federal requirements, thereby improving their opportunity to compete for contracts.

2. To protect the public's health, safety, and welfare with the least possible intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

3. To receive satisfactory audit reports on program components.

4. Is the regulation written clearly and understandably?

Regulation Title: Certification Procedures for the Disadvantaged and Women-Owned Business Program

Subject: These regulations establish the rules, criteria, and procedures to be followed to determine if the firm (i) meets federal guidelines to be considered a small business; (ii) can be considered owned by a disadvantaged person or persons (minorities or women, or both); (iii) has an owner that can be considered to be in control of critical, day-to-day operations; and (iv) has the necessary expertise and resources to perform the work.

APA Exemption: ยง 9-6.14:4.1 B2
VAC Number: 24 VAC 30-240-10 et seq.

Contact: Doretha W. Davis
Certification Supervisor
Address: Virginia. Department of Transportation โ€“ Equal Opportunity Division
1401 E. Broad St.
City: Richmond , VA 23219
Telephone: (804)-786-3761
Fax #: (804)-371-8040
E-mail Address:

Comments may be submitted from โ€“ October 9, 2000 โ€“ October 30, 2000, to the contact referenced above.

Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 10/9/2000
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ends on 10/30/2000

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Amend the regulation
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (5/4/2001)
Action Implementing the Result
Not yet specified
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line