Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Ground Water Withdrawal Regulations [9 VAC 25 ‑ 610]
Amendment to the Groundwater Withdrawal Regulations (Rev. A15)
Action 4447 / Stage 7345
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/25/2016  3:01 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/7/2015    
pdf Attorney General Certification 10/8/2015    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 11/22/2015    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 7/8/2016    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/5/2016   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/8/2015
Review Completed: 10/8/2015
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 10/13/2015
Review Completed: 11/22/2015
Secretary Review Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources Review Completed: 2/25/2016
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/5/2016
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/8/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/8/2016    Volume: 32  Issue: 25
Comment Period Ended 9/7/2016
Effective Date 9/22/2016
Contact Information
Name / Title: Gary Graham 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)698-4103    FAX: (804)698-4019    TDD: ()-


close window 
After uploading your memo document, don't forget to submit your review
Submit Review
close window 
Action 4447:
Amendment to the Groundwater Withdrawal Regulations (Rev. A15)
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (7345) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/22/2016.
close window 
Place On Hold Pending External Action
Enter a reason up to 300 characters. Will be viewable only on the Governor's Pending List.

and return to view the Pending List
A stage can be placed "On Hold" only once. When there are major issues with a stage, please consider asking the agency to withdraw the stage and submit a new stage when it is ready for review.