Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Housing and Community Development
Board of Housing and Community Development
Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code [13 VAC 5 ‑ 51]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Update the Statewide Fire Prevention Code
Action 4527 / Stage 7820
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 2/9/2017  10:11 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 1/18/2017    
pdf Attorney General Certification 2/7/2017    

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 2/7/2017
Review Completed: 2/7/2017
Result: Certified
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/20/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 2/20/2017    Volume: 33  Issue: 13
Public Hearings

05/15/2017 10:00 AM

Comment Period Ended 5/26/2017
Contact Information
Name / Title: Trisha Lindsey  / Policy Planning Manager III
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street, Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-7000    FAX: (804)371-7090    TDD: (804)371-7089
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 4527:
Update the Statewide Fire Prevention Code
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7490) Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/18/2016.
Proposed   (7820) Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/26/2017.
Final   (8098) StageComplete: After suspension, the rulemaking entity elected to make changes in a new Final stage.
Final   (8381) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/16/2018.
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