Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Environmental Quality
Small Solar Renewable Energy Projects Permit Regulation [9 VAC 15 ‑ 60]
Amend 9 VAC 15-60 to comport with the requirements of Chapter 688 of the 2022 ...
Action 6246 / Stage 10341
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/12/2024  10:59 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 5/13/2024   (modified 7/12/2024)    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 5/13/2024   (modified 7/12/2024)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/17/2024    

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 5/13/2024
Review Completed: 5/17/2024
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 5/17/2024
DPB review in progress.  [Day 67]
Secretary Review Not yet submitted to Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Susan Tripp 
Address: 1111 E Main St Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
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Action 6246:
Amend 9 VAC 15-60 to comport with the requirements of Chapter 688 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (10011) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/08/2023.
Proposed   (10341) DPB review in progress.
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