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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
General Permit for Discharges of Stormwater from Construction Activities (formerly Part XIV, 4VAC50-60) [9 VAC 25 ‑ 880]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
25-880 - 2024 Amendment and Reissuance of the Existing General Permit Regulation
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action is proposed in order to amend and reissue the existing general permit regulation which expires on June 30, 2024. This general permit regulation authorizes the discharge of stormwater from construction activities equal to or greater than 1 acre of land disturbance or less than 1 acre of land disturbance within a larger common plan of development or sale. This regulatory action is needed in order for existing and new construction activities to be covered under this general permit regulation.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act, but falls within the Executive Branch and will be reviewed by the Governor's Office.
RIS Project Yes  [7057]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 8/27/2021
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
9554 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/27/2022.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Joseph Crook 
Address: PO Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)814-8324    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-