Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
New and Modified Stationary Sources [9 VAC 5 ‑ 50]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Update to incorporate certain federal regulations to reflect the current CFR (Rev. F20)
Action 5614
General Information
Action Summary The regulation amendments update state regulations that incorporate by reference certain federal regulations to reflect the Code of Federal Regulations as published on July 1, 2020. The date of the Code of Federal Regulations book being incorporated by reference is being updated to the latest version. Two new source performance standards are being added. An outdated reference to a specific version of a federal code citation is being removed. Finally, an internal reference to a federal standard in a regulation affecting a specific stationary source (landfills) has been updated in order that the updated federal standard is correctly referenced.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 9 VAC 5-50 New and Modified Stationary Sources Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  9 VAC 5 - 20 General Provisions Amend Existing Regulation
  9 VAC 5 - 60 Hazardous Air Pollutant Sources Amend Existing Regulation
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: 2.2-4006 A 4 c of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [006452]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
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
9084 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/11/2020.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Karen G. Sabasteanski 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4423    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-