Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Forensic Science
Forensic Science Board
Regulations for the Approval of Field Tests for Detection of Drugs [6 VAC 40 ‑ 30]
Amendments to Permit Consideration and Approval of Presumptive Mobile Instruments
General Information
Action Summary The proposed regulatory action is to consider: amendments to 6VAC40-30-10 to the definitions of “field test” and “field test kit” to include presumptive mobile instruments; amendments to 6VAC40-30-30 to establish a separate evaluation process for presumptive mobile instruments; amendments to 6VAC40-30-50 to establish a separate set of requirements for maintenance of approved status for presumptive mobile instruments; and amendments to 6VAC40-30-80 to establish a separate fee schedule for approval of presumptive mobile instruments.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [005420]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8203 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/25/2018.
8444 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/08/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Amy M. Curtis  / Department Counsel
Address: 700 North 5th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-6848    FAX: (804)786-6857    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.