Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Boiler and Pressure Vessel Regulations [16 VAC 25 ‑ 50]
Amendment of current regulation.
Action 878
General Information
Action Summary Amend the current regulation to decrease the frequency of inspections for certain pressure vessels, update references to national standards, and housekeeping changes to facilitate electronic reporting.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 10/24/2007
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
1343 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/21/2001.
1717 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/08/2002.
2083 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/02/2003.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Fred P. Barton  / Boiler Safety Compliance Director
Address: Department of Labor and Industry
Main Street Centre, 600 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-3262    FAX: (804)371-2324    TDD: (804)786-2376