Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Food Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 421]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Amend Regulations to Conform to Chapter 393 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly
Action 6000
General Information
Action Summary This action will be used to conform to Ch. 393 of the 2022 Acts of Assembly, regarding certified food protection managers.
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  [7184]
Associated Mandates Amend regulations to remove requirement for certified food protection manager on site during all operational hours
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
9691 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/23/2022.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kristin Marie Clay  / Senior Policy Analyst
Address: Office of Environmental Health Services
109 Governor Street, 5th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
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