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Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit for Non-Contact Cooling Water Discharges of 50,000 Gallons Per Day or Less [9 VAC 25 ‑ 196]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Amend and Reissue Non-Contact Cooling Water VPDES GP Regulation
Action 4547 / Stage 7997
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 8/9/2017  11:02 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 7/26/2017    

Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter of the VA Administrative Code is exempt from article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 8/1/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/21/2017    Volume: 33  Issue: 26
Public Hearings

09/28/2017 3:00 PM

Comment Period Ended 10/20/2017
Contact Information
Name / Title: Matthew Richardson 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)698-4195    FAX: (804)698-4032    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 4547:
Amend and Reissue Non-Contact Cooling Water VPDES GP Regulation
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7534) Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/29/2016.
Proposed   (7997) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/20/2017.
Final   (8162) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/02/2018.
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