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} Mercury Switch Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 200]    (Repealed)
Repeal of Mercury Switch Regulations since statutory authority for the ...
Action 4591 / Stage 7607
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 11/13/2018  8:54 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/23/2016   (modified 7/6/2016)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 6/24/2016    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 6/30/2016    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 11/2/2018    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 10/23/2018   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/23/2016
Review Completed: 6/24/2016
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/27/2016
Review Completed: 7/11/2016
Secretary Review Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources Review Completed: 9/5/2018
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 10/23/2018
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 11/2/2018
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 11/26/2018    Volume: 35  Issue: 7
Comment Period Ended 12/26/2018
Effective Date 1/10/2019
Contact Information
Name / Title: Melissa Porterfield 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)698-4238    FAX: (804)698-4019    TDD: (804)698-4021


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Action 4591:
Repeal of Mercury Switch Regulations since statutory authority for the regulations has expired
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Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (7607) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/10/2019.
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