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Department of Housing and Community Development
Manufactured Housing Board
Public Participation Guidelines [13 VAC 6 ‑ 11]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Each agency shall develope, adopt and utilize public participation guidelines for soliciting the input of interested parties in the formation and development of its regulations. The guidelines shall set out any methods the agency intends to use for the identification and notification of interested parties, and any specific means of seeking input from interested persons. The guidelines shall set out a general policy for the use of standing or ad hoc advisory panels and consultation with groups and individuals registering interest in working with the agency. The agency shall afford interested persons an opportunity to submit data, views, and arguments, either orally or in writing.
State Authority ยงยง2.2-4007.02 and 36-85.18 of the Code of Virginia.
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered

Contact Information
Name / Title: Jeff Brown  / Director of State Building Codes Office
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-7161    FAX: (804)371-7092    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Update after periodic review to conform to statute Fast-Track Governor's office review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Promulgate Model Public Participation Guidelines
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/13/2008.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
3/17/2023 Agency Completed Amend