Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
Electric Generator Voluntary Demand Response General Permit [9 VAC 5 ‑ 530]
Chapter is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Review 1669
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 7/2/2018
Notice of Periodic Review
Pursuant to Executive Order 14 (2018) and ยงยง 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Department of Environmental Quality on behalf of the Air Pollution Control Board is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of 9VAC5-530, Electric Generator Voluntary Demand Response General Permit.

The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (2018).

The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form. Public comment is sought on the review of any issue relating to this regulation, including whether the regulation (i) is necessary for the protection of public health, safety, and welfare or for the economical performance of important governmental functions; (ii) minimizes the economic impact on small businesses in a manner consistent with the stated objectives of applicable law; and (iii) is clearly written and easily understandable.

The regulations may be viewed on the DEQ air regulation web page:,Regulations,Guidance.aspx

The comment period begins July 23, 2018, and ends on August 13, 2018.

Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at

Comments may also be sent to Gary Graham, Regulatory Analyst, Office of Regulatory Affairs, Department of Environmental Quality, P.O. Box 1105, Richmond, Virginia 23218, phone: 804-698-4103, fax: 804-698-4319, email:

Comments must include the commenter's name and address (physical or email) information in order to receive a response to the comment from the agency. Following the close of the public comment period, a report of both reviews will be posted on the Town Hall and a report of the small business impact review will be published in the Virginia Register of Regulations.
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 7/23/2018
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 8/13/2018

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (10/26/2018)
Attorney General Certification
Submitted to OAG: 7/2/2018
Review Completed: 10/2/2018
Result: Certified
pdf Review Memo