Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Erosion and Sediment Control Regulations (formerly 4VAC50-30) [9 VAC 25 ‑ 840]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Amendments to the Erosion and Sediment Control Regulations (9VAC25-840) as a Result of the 2021 Special Session I of the General Assembly
General Information
Action Summary The intent of this final regulatory action is to amend language in the Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) Regulations (9VAC25-840) to reflect changes made to the Code of Virginia (State Water Control Law) by the General Assembly through Chapter 497 (Senate Bill 1258) of the 2021 Special Session I Acts of Assembly.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 4 a of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [6796]
Associated Mandates Review of erosion and sediment control plans for solar projects with a rated electrical generating capacity exceeding 5 megawatts
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
9331 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/29/2021.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Belt 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (757)374-4621    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.