Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
Existing Stationary Sources [9 VAC 5 ‑ 40]
Existing Stationary Sources - Open Burning (Rev. H03)
Action 1559
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of the proposed action (Rev. H03) is to reduce emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and nitrogen oxides (NOx) from open burning and special incineration devices in Virginia’s emissions control areas in order to attain and maintain the federal health-based air quality standard for ozone and nitrogen oxides.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2820 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/10/2004.
3117 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/30/2006.
3768 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/18/2006.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mary L. Major 
Address: P.O.Box 10009
Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4423    FAX: (804)698-4510    TDD: (804)698-4021