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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Food Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 421]
Revision to Food Regulations
General Information
Action Summary Incorporates federal standards in an action by VDH that is being put forth concurrent with an action by the Virginia Department of Agriculture, pursuant to specific promulgation authority in Va. Code Sec. 35.1-14 (E).
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act, but it is not subject to the full executive branch review process.
Reason: Virginia Code Section 35.1-14 (E) grants a partial exemption in that while a DPB economic impact analysis is required, the action is otherwise exempt from executive branch review
RIS Project Yes  [001079]
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
5032 Proposed Stage complete. No comment period held.
5366 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2010.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Julie Henderson  / Director, Office of Environmental Health Services
109 Governor St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-7455    FAX: (804)864-7475    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.