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Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code [13 VAC 5 ‑ 51]
Statewide Fire Prevention Code emergency regulation on natural cut Christmas ...
Action 1512 / Stage 2742
Emergency Stage  
pdf Emergency Text   5/18/2004  
pdf Agency Background Document 5/20/2004    
pdf Attorney General Certification 6/2/2004    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/7/2004   

Emergency Authority 27-97 Code of Virginia (fire safety)Chapter 138 Acts of Assembly 2004
Attorney General Review Review Completed: 6/2/2004
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/2/2004
Review Completed: 6/11/2004
Secretary Review Secretary of Commerce and Trade Review Completed: 6/14/2004
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/7/2004
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/8/2004
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/9/2004    Volume: 20  Issue: 24
Comment Period Comment periods are not required for emergency regulations. If efforts are made to make this regulation permanent, then public comment periods will be established.
Effective Date 7/8/2004
Expiration Date 7/7/2005
Contact Information
Name / Title: Chase Sawyer  / Policy & Legislative Services Manager
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street, Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)310-5872    FAX: (804)371-7090    TDD: (804)371-7089
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 1512:
Statewide Fire Prevention Code emergency regulation on natural cut Christmas tree placement.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency   (2742) Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 07/07/2005.
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