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Department of Historic Resources
Board of Historic Resources
Regulations Governing Permits for the Archaeological Removal of Human Remains [17 VAC 5 ‑ 20]
Revision to regulations for archaeological removal of human remains
Action 4152 / Stage 6892
Notice of Intended Regulatory Action (NOIRA)  
Preliminary Draft Text None submitted  
pdf Agency Background Document (modified 3/5/2014)    

DPB Review
Submitted on 3/5/2014
Review Completed: 3/17/2014
Secretary Review Agency submitted to registrar after 14 day waiting period
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 4/9/2014
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 5/5/2014    Volume: 30  Issue: 18
Comment Period Ended 6/4/2014
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jennifer Pullen  / Executive Assistant
Address: 2801 Kensington Ave.
Richmond, VA 23221
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)482-6085    FAX: (804)367-2391    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 4152:
Revision to regulations for archaeological removal of human remains
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (6892) Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/04/2014.
Proposed   (7020) Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/15/2016.
Final   (7451) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/08/2016.
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