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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 7451
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 7/25/2016  10:08 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 2/12/2016    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/1/2016   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 2/12/2016
Review Completed: 2/25/2016
Secretary Review Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources Review Completed: 6/9/2016
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/1/2016
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/6/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/8/2016    Volume: 32  Issue: 25
Comment Period Ended 9/7/2016
Effective Date 9/8/2016
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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