Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Food Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 421]
Amend Food Regulations to Comply with Chapter 674 of the 2018 Acts of Assembly
Action 5240 / Stage 8561
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 8/28/2019  11:33 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/15/2019   (modified 3/18/2019)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 3/22/2019    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 5/3/2019    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 8/1/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/25/2019   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 3/15/2019
Review Completed: 3/22/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 3/25/2019
Review Completed: 5/3/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 6/7/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/25/2019
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 8/1/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 9/2/2019    Volume: 36  Issue: 1
Comment Period Ended 10/2/2019
Effective Date 10/17/2019
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 5240:
Amend Food Regulations to Comply with Chapter 674 of the 2018 Acts of Assembly
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8561) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/17/2019.
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