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Air Pollution Control Board
Mandate 1136

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Amendment of the Carbon Dioxide Cap and Trade Program
Purpose of legislation
Directs the Department of Environmental Quality to incorporate into regulations previously adopted by the State Air Pollution Control Board certain provisions establishing a carbon dioxide cap and trade program, including a full auction of allowances, to reduce emissions released by electric generation facilities.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 1219 (2020)
Chap 1280 (2020)
VAC chapters to be amended
9 vac 5 - 140 : Regulation for Emissions Trading
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5548: Amend CO2 Budget Trading Program to comport with RGGI Model Rule as required by Chapter 1219, 2020 A
Latest Stage: Final
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