Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Water Quality Standards [9 VAC 25 ‑ 260]
Portions of Hazel River as Exceptional Waters [NOTE: EFFECTIVE AUGUST 12, 2008}
Action 2183
General Information
Action Summary Would amend the state's antidegradation policy part of the Water Quality Standards by designating the Hazel River within Rappahannock County from its headwaters downstream to the Shenandoah National Park boundary and that portion of the Hazel River within Culpeper County from its first crossing of the Rappahannock County and Culpeper County boundary line downstream to its confluence with the Rappahannock River as exceptional state waters.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000642]
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking Hazel River Exceptional State Surface Water
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
3837 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/02/2007.
4188 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/12/2008.
Contact Information
Name / Title: David C. Whitehurst 
Address: P.O. Box 1105
629 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4121    FAX: (804)698-4116    TDD: ()-