Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
General Permit for Use of the Surficial Aquifer in a Groundwater Management Area [9 VAC 25 ‑ 920]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Creation of a General Permit for Use of the Surficial Aquifer in a Groundwater Management Area
General Information
Action Summary The intent of this new regulation is to conserve groundwater in the confined aquifers within the Groundwater Management Areas for potable needs. This regulatory proposal will create a new general permit to promote use of the surficial aquifer in any Groundwater Management Area.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
RIS Project Yes  [006550]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
Associated Mandates Construction of Nonagricultural Irrigation Wells in Groundwater Management Area
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
9113 NOIRA Comment period is underway and will end on 12/23/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Joseph Grist 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4031    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.