Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Food Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 421]
Amend Chapter 421 to Adopt 2022 FDA Food Code
Action 6418 / Stage 10257
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 2/6/2024  11:49 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 2/6/2024    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 2/6/2024    
pdf Attorney General Certification 2/7/2024    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 3/22/2024    
Agency Response to EIA Not yet submitted  

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 2/6/2024
Review Completed: 2/7/2024
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 2/12/2024
Review Completed: 3/22/2024
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.  Day 116
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period

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Effective Date Not yet determined
Contact Information
Name / Title: Julie Henderson  / Director, Office of Environmental Health Services
109 Governor St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)864-7455    FAX: (804)864-7475    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 6418:
Amend Chapter 421 to Adopt 2022 FDA Food Code
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Fast-Track   (10257) Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
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