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Food Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 421]
Promulgation of Regulations Governing Restaurants (with REPEAL of Chapter 420)
Action 258 / Stage 1624
Final Stage  
pdf Final Text   1/8/2002  
pdf Agency Background Document 1/8/2002    

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
DPB Review Submitted on 1/8/2002
Review Completed: 1/22/2002
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed:
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/8/2002
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/28/2002    Volume: 10  Issue: 18
Comment Period Ended 2/27/2002
Effective Date 2/28/2002
Contact Information
Name / Title: Julie Henderson  / Director of Food and General Envirnmntl. Svces.
109 Governor St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)864-7455    FAX: (804)864-7475    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 258:
Promulgation of Regulations Governing Restaurants (with REPEAL of Chapter 420)
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (330) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/30/1998.
Proposed   (395) Stage withdrawn on 12/23/1999 before DPB completed its review.
Proposed   (522) Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/31/2001.
Final   (1624) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/28/2002.
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