Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Wildlife Resources
Board of Wildlife Resources
Watercraft: Navigation Lights and Shapes [4 VAC 15 ‑ 420]
Chapter is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amending section 10 of Chapter 420.
Action 6500
General Information
Action Summary The proposed amendments are needed to provide correct citation of the Inland Navigation Rules found in 33 CFR, Chapter 1, Subchapter E, Part 83 through 88 as established by the U.S. Coast Guard which is where our Virginia Administrative Code requirements are derived from. This change is necessary to avoid preemption of our regulations as the current regulation may be considered in conflict with the CFR.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act, but falls within the Executive Branch and will be reviewed by the Governor's Office.
RIS Project Yes  [7955]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
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
10376 Proposed Governor's office has completed its review - Next step is Submission to the Registrar.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Aaron Proctor  / Policy Manager
Address: 7870 Villa Park Drive, Suite 400
Henrico, VA 23228
Email Address:
Phone: (804)801-8199    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

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