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Sewage Handling and Disposal Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 610]
Amend Regulations to establish requirements for gravelless material and drip ...
Action 4083 / Stage 6765
Emergency/NOIRA Stage  
red ball Emergency Text 1/14/2014  11:38 am  
pdf Agency Background Document (modified 9/16/2013)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 9/26/2013    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 1/2/2014   
pdf Emergency Extension Request Requested on 4/24/2015   (Approved on 8/03/2015)  

Public Hearing Will not be held at the proposed stage.
Emergency Authority Title 2.2-4011 of the Code states that agencies may adopt emergency regulations when Virginia statutory law or the appropriation act or federal law or federal regulation requires that a regulation be effective in 280 days or less from enactment
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 9/16/2013
Review Completed: 9/26/2013
Result: Certified
DPB Review Submitted on 9/26/2013
Review Completed: 10/10/2013
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 10/31/2013
Governor's Review Review Completed: 1/2/2014
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/2/2014
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/27/2014    Volume: 30  Issue: 11
Comment Period Ended 2/26/2014
Effective Date 3/14/2014
Expiration Date 9/13/2015

The expiration date for this emergency regulation has been extended until 3/14/2016
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dwayne Roadcap  / Director, Division of Onsite Sewage and Water
Address: 109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)864-7458    FAX: (804)864-7475    TDD: ()-


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Action 4083:
Amend Regulations to establish requirements for gravelless material and drip dispersal
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (6765) Stage complete. Emergency regulation was set to expire on 09/13/2015 and was extended until 03/14/2016.
Proposed   (6979) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/26/2015.
Final   (7480) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/25/2016.
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