Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
[REPEALED] Regulation for Transportation Conformity [9 VAC 5 ‑ 150]
|Description||Establishes criteria and procedures for the transportation planning organizations to determine whether federally-funded transportation plans, programs and projects are in conformance with state plans for attaining and maintaining national ambient air quality standards.|
|State Authority||Section 10.1-1308 of the Code of Virginia|
Section 176 of the Clean Air Act
40 Code of Federal Regulations, Part 51
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
To protection public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.
To ensure that federally-funded transportation plans, programs and projects are in conformance with state plans for attaining and maintaining national ambient air quality standards.
To prohibit emissions which would contribute to nonattainment of the national air quality standards or interference with maintenance of the standards.
|Name / Title:||Mary E. Major|
629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
|Telephone:||(804)698-4423 FAX: (804)698-4510 TDD: (804)698-4021|