Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Transportation
Department of Transportation
Secondary Street Acceptance Requirements [24 VAC 30 ‑ 92]
Amendment due to Ch. 425 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly
Action 6276
General Information
Action Summary Chapter 425 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly (HB275) directed the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) to convene a stakeholder advisory group for the purpose of developing and providing recommended amendments to the Secondary Street Acceptance Requirements (SSAR) of the Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB). This mandate required that the regulatory provisions of the SSARs shall contain flexibility related to its connectivity elements. VDOT established the stakeholder advisory group, which was composed of representatives from the development industry, local governments, environmental advocacy organizations, and VDOT. The advisory group provided recommendations to the CTB and the CTB directed VDOT to implement those changes.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7622]
Associated Mandates Secondary street acceptance; Commonwealth Transportation Board regulations
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
10062 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/27/2023.
10253 Proposed Comment period is underway and will end on 08/16/2024.
Contact Information
Name / Title: JoAnne P. Maxwell  / Agency Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Governance and Legislative Affairs Division
1401 E. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-1830    FAX: (804)225-4700    TDD: ()-