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32 guidance documents relevant to this chapter for the criteria specified

ID Title Effective Date  
Agency level documents applying to all of this agency's boards
2672 Process for Early Dispute Resolution of Notices of Alleged Violation and Notices of Deficiency 9/1/2005 
2951 Regulatory Guidance Development 4/17/2006 
4012 Division of Enforcement Case Referrals 8/20/2009 
6378 Virginia Environmental Excellence Program Operations Manual 2/18/2021 
6-2014 Virginia Freedom of Information Act Compliance 12/1/2020  Changes Being Made
CEM-00 General Compliance Procedures 12/1/2016 
CEM-01 Civil Enforcement Manual - Introduction 4/28/2009  Changes Being Made
CEM-02 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 1- Enforcement Policy 4/28/2009 
CEM-04 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 2 - General Enforcement Procedures 12/1/2016  Changes Being Made
CEM-05 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 2A - Attachments to Chapter 2 - General Enforcement Procedures 12/30/2014  Changes Being Made
CEM-06 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 3 - Priority, Timeliness and Certainty of Enforcement Actions 12/1/2016  Changes Being Made
CEM-07 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 4 - Civil Charges and Civil Penalties 12/1/2020  Changes Being Made
CEM-08 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 5 - Incentives for Identifying and Resolving Violations - Revision 2 Cover Memorandum 5/2/2012 
CEM-09 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 5 Continued - Incentives for Identifying and Resolving Violations - Revision 2 5/2/2012 
CEM-10 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 6 - Adversarial Administrative Actions 12/1/1999  Changes Being Made
CEM-11 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 6 Continued - Formal Hearings 12/20/2007  Changes Being Made
CEM-11A Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 6 Addendum - Cover Memorandum 7/1/2016  Changes Being Made
CEM-11B Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 6 Addendum 7/1/2016  Changes Being Made
CEM-12-EGMNo.1-2011 Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 8 - Access to Private Property for Inspections and Investigations, Denial of Access, and Obtaining Administrative Inspection Warrants 3/3/2011 
PREP-2017-01 Pollution Response Program - Base Manual 7/18/2017 
BOARD: Department of Environmental Quality
2170 Procedure Manual - Environmental Impact Review of Major State Facilities 10/1/2018  Changes Being Made
2281 Virginia Litter and Recycling Educational Projects 12/1/2003 
4186 Memorandum of Agreement Between the Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy and the Department of Environmental Quality 2/19/2010 
5094 Guidance for Citizen Nomination of State Surface Waters for Inclusion in Annual Water Quality Monitoring Plan in Accordance with Section 62.1-44.19:5F of the Code of Virginia 1/1/2017 
00-2016 Chain of Custody Policy and Procedures - Amendment 1 3/14/2006 
CEM-07A Civil Enforcement Manual - Chapter 4 Addendum - Renewable Energy Program Civil Charge Guidance * 9/18/2019 
DEQ-LPR-2 Guidelines for the Virginia Litter Prevention and Recycling Grants 6/10/2021 
GM18-2004 Procedures for Pipeline Stop Work Instruction 6/18/2018 
REW2011-01 Wind PBR Guidance - Cover Memo * 9/7/2011 
REW2011-01S1 Wind PBR Guidance - Section I: General * 6/28/2012 
REW2011-01S2 Wind PBR Guidance - Section II: Methodology * 7/1/2017 
REW2011-01S3 Wind PBR Guidance - Section III: Coastal Avian Protection Zone (CAPZ) Narrative * 9/6/2011 

* Document applies to this chapter specifically. Other documents listed apply to the parent board or agency.