Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Virginia Department of Health
Board
State Board of Health
chapter
Waterworks Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 590]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Amend Regulations to conform to the Revised Total Coliform Rule
 
General Information
Action Summary The 2013 Revised Total Coliform Rule (RTCR) revises the 1989 Total Coliform Rule (TCR), a national primary drinking water regulation. The 1989 TCR was adopted by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to protect public health by ensuring the integrity of the drinking water distribution system and monitoring for the presence of microbial contamination. Enhanced public health protection is expected under the RTCR. This regulatory action is necessary to update existing sections of the Waterworks Regulations. These revisions are required to meet the provisions of the federal National Primary Drinking Water Regulations, Revised Total Coliform Rule (RTCR).
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: Section 2.2-4006 A(4)c of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [004340]
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
7628 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/02/2016.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dwayne Roadcap  / Office Director, Office of Drinking Water
Address: 109 Governor St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address: Dwayne.Roadcap@vdh.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)864-7522    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.