Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
Regulations for Control of Greenhouse Gases [9 VAC 5 ‑ 145]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Exempt Aviation and Aerospace Businesses from HFC Requirements (Rev. E22)
Action 6079
General Information
Action Summary Item 379 #1c D of the 2022 Virginia State Budget directs the State Air Pollution Control Board to modify its final regulation prohibiting the use of certain hydrofluorocarbons to exempt such use in the manufacturing processes of aviation and aerospace businesses located in Virginia. Chapter 145 must now be modified accordingly. A minor technical correction to the definition of "new" is also being made.
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  [7249]
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
9790 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/09/2022.
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)659-1973    FAX: (804)698-4510    TDD: ()-