Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
General Regulations Under State Water Control Law - Requirement No. 1 [9 VAC 25 ‑ 80]    (Repealed)
Fast-Track repeal of regulation- result of 2019 periodic review
Action 5464
General Information
Action Summary A periodic review of the General Regulations Under State Water Control Board - Requirement 1 (9VAC25-80-10 et seq.) was conducted in 2019. The result of the periodic review was to repeal this regulation since it is no longer necessary. The State Water Control Board's (board) Sewage Collection and Treatment (SCAT) Regulations, 9VAC25-790-10 et seq., became effective on February 12, 2004 and under the SCAT Regulations, no person shall construct, expand, or modify a sewerage system or sewage treatment works except in compliance with a Certificate to Construct from the Department and in accordance with the detailed standards contained within the regulations. As a result, the more generalized requirements of the General Regulations under State Water Control Law - Requirement No. 1 (9VAC25-80-10 et seq.) are no longer needed and can be repealed.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [006150]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 4/9/2019
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
8870 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/15/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Melissa Porterfield 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (803)698-4238    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-