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Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 31]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
2023 40 CFR Reference Update/Methods Update Rule
Action 6392 / Stage 10208
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 2/7/2024  9:56 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 12/1/2023    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 12/1/2023    
pdf Attorney General Certification 1/22/2024    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 2/1/2024   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 12/1/2023
Review Completed: 1/22/2024
Result: Certified
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 2/1/2024
Governor Review Completed: 2/1/2024
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 2/1/2024
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 2/26/2024    Volume: 40  Issue: 14
Comment Period No comment period held for this exempt action/stage.
Effective Date 3/27/2024
Contact Information
Name / Title: William K. Norris 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)350-2743    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-


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Action 6392:
2023 40 CFR Reference Update/Methods Update Rule
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Stage Type Status
Final   (10208) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/27/2024.
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