Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 120]    (Repealed)
Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations
Action 392
General Information
Action Summary As a result of a periodic review of the Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulation, the Virginia Waste Management Board is considering amendment of the regulation to include, but not be limited to, the issue of storage of separately accumulated objects for personal hygiene, the issue of temporary storage and such other issues which may result from public comment on the NOIRA or activities of the technical advisory committee established to assist in the development of any proposal.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 10/11/1999
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
538 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/07/2000.
1081 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/23/2002.
1739 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/19/2002.
Contact Information
Name / Title: John E. Ely 
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 10009
Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4249    FAX: (804)698-4327    TDD: (804)698-4021