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Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) General Permit for Non-Contact Cooling Water Discharges of 50,000 Gallons Per Day or Less [9 VAC 25 ‑ 196]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
General VPDES Permit for Cooling Water Discharges - Reissuance
General Information
Action Summary Proposed reissuance of the General VPDES Permit for cooling water discharges that establishes limitations and monitoring requirements for point source discharges of noncontact cooling water.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: Section 9-6.14:4.1 C 12
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
1418 NOIRA Stage complete. No comment period held.
1891 Proposed Stage complete. No comment period held.
2113 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/02/2003.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jon van Soestbergen 
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 10009
Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4117    FAX: (804)698-4032    TDD: (804)698-4021