Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Virginia Grade Standards for Slaughter and Feeder Lambs [2 VAC 5 ‑ 280]
Repeal of 2 VAC 5-280
Action 6436 / Stage 10288
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 6/28/2024  3:11 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/21/2024    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 3/21/2024    
pdf Attorney General Certification 4/16/2024    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 5/29/2024    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 6/3/2024    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 6/17/2024   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/21/2024
Review Completed: 4/16/2024
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 4/23/2024
Review Completed: 5/30/2024
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 5/31/2024
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 6/17/2024
Governor Review Completed: 6/17/2024
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/18/2024
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Will be published on 7/15/2024   Volume: 40  Issue: 24
Comment Period A public comment forum will open on 7/15/2024 and remain open through 8/14/2024
Effective Date 8/29/2024
Contact Information
Name / Title: Tracy Fitzsimmons  / Program Manager, Livestock Marketing Services
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (540)209-9143    FAX: (540)432-1357    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 6436:
Repeal of 2 VAC 5-280
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (10288) Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (07/15/2024).
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