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Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
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Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
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Board of Coal Mining Examiners Certification Requirements [4 VAC 25 ‑ 20]
Action:
Amend the Board of Coal Mining Examiners Certification Requirements (4 VAC 25-20)to incorporate the Administrative Process Act and executive order changes as a result of the periodic review.
 
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed action is to amend the DMME's Board of Coal Mining Examiners Certification Requirements (4 VAC 25-20). To ensure that miners are certified and perform tasks required to mine coal safely and knowledgeably, to provide for the health and safety of persons and property on or near the mines, to provide a pool of qualified mining employees, and to encourage productive coal mines.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Result of Prior Periodic Review Dated 8/30/2000
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
1613 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/12/2002.
2185 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/11/2003.
2617 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/25/2004.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Michael Skiffington  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
1100 Bank Street, 8th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219-3402
Email Address: mike.skiffington@dmme.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)692-3212    FAX: (804)692-3237    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this board.