Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Virginia Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Meeting Details
Date / Time 7/24/2018  2:00 pm
Location The Historic Rural Retreat Depot Museum and Event Center
105 W Railroad Ave
Rural Retreat, VA 24368 
Board Website 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 7/13/2018   (152k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 12/7/2018   (506k)       FINAL
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? No
Purpose of the meeting
The Board will meet to discuss issues related to Virginia agriculture and consumer services. Staff will request the Board’s approval of an exempt regulatory action to adopt amendments necessary to conform 2 VAC 5-585 (Retail Food Establishment Regulations) to recent changes in the Code of Virginia. The Board will also consider a petition for rulemaking related to 2 VAC 5-490 (Regulations Governing Grade "A" Milk). Additionally, a public hearing will be held in conjunction with the meeting. A hearing will be held at 3:00 p.m. to receive comments on the proposed amendments to 2 VAC 5-675 (Regulations Governing the Pesticide Fees Charged by the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services). The Board will entertain public comment at the conclusion of all other business for a period not to exceed 30 minutes.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
The agency plans to discuss the following regulations at this meeting:
2 VAC 5-490 Regulations Governing Grade "A" Milk
2 VAC 5-585 Retail Food Establishment Regulations

Contact Information
Name / Title: Kevin Schmidt  / Board Secretary
Address: Oliver Hill Building
102 Governor Street, Suite 219
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-1346    FAX: (804)371-7679    TDD: ()-