Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations Governing Grade "A" Milk [2 VAC 5 ‑ 490]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Action 2253
[Withdrawn 2/6/2018]
General Information
Action Summary Adopt the requirements contained in the 2005 Pasteurized Milk Ordinance (PMO). The PMO is a federal model regulation for adoption by the states to governing the production, processing, distribution and sale of milk and milk products in the United States. The current Regulations Governing Grade “A” Milk adopted the 1989 PMO.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: Section 2.2-4000, et seq.
RIS Project Yes  [-1]
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
3959 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 02/06/2018 after the comment period had ended.
Contact Information
Name / Title: John A. Beers  / Program Supervisor
Address: 102 Governor Street
Suite 349
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-1452    FAX: (804)371-7792