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Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 120]    (Repealed)
Amendment 3
Action 5069 / Stage 9860
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 2/8/2023  8:33 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/31/2022    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 10/31/2022    
pdf Attorney General Certification 10/31/2022    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 1/11/2023   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/31/2022
Review Completed: 10/31/2022
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 11/2/2022
Review Completed: 11/16/2022
Secretary Review Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources Review Completed: 12/28/2022
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 1/11/2023
Governor Review Completed: 1/11/2023
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/20/2023
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 2/13/2023    Volume: 39  Issue: 13
Comment Period Ended 3/15/2023
Effective Date 3/15/2023
Contact Information
Name / Title: Priscilla F. Rohrer  / Guidance & Regulation Coordinator
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
PO Box 3000
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Email Address:
Telephone: (540)217-7074    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-


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Action 5069:
Amendment 3
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8312) Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/26/2019.
Proposed   (8858) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/18/2022.
Final   (9860) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/15/2023.
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