Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Pollution Abatement (VPA) Regulation and General Permit for Animal Feeding Operations and Animal Waste Management
[9 VAC 25 ‑ 192]
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 11/14/2019
Pursuant to Executive Order 14 (as amended July 16, 2018) and §§ 2.2-4007.1 and 2.2-4017 of the Code of Virginia, the Department of Environmental Quality is conducting a periodic review and small business impact review of 9VAC25-192, Virginia Pollutant Abatement General Permit for Animal Feeding Operations.
The review of this regulation will be guided by the principles in Executive Order 14 (as amended July 16, 2018). http://www.townhall.virginia.gov/EO-14.pdf
The purpose of this review is to determine whether this regulation should be repealed, amended, or retained in its current form.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 comment period begins December 9, 2019 and ends on December 30, 2019.
Comments may be submitted online to the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall at http://www.townhall.virginia.gov/L/Forums.cfm. Comments may also be sent to Melissa Porterfield, Office of Regulatory Affairs, PO Box 1105, Richmond, Virginia 23218, Telephone: (804) 698-4238, FAX: (804) 698-4019. email address: Melissa.firstname.lastname@example.org .
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.
Name / Title:
Office of Regulatory Affairs
1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Publication Information and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 12/9/2019 [Volume: 36 Issue: 8]
begins on the publication date and ends on 12/30/2019
Comments Received: 1
Retain the regulation with no changes
Governor's Office approves the agency decision on 01/07/2022
Attorney General Certification
Result of Review: Certified
Governor's Office Review
Governor Review: Approved 1/7/2022