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Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 120]    (Repealed)
Amendment 3
Action 5069 / Stage 8858
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 5/18/2022  2:12 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 12/19/2019   (modified 2/15/2022)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 12/19/2019    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 2/13/2020   (modified 2/14/2020)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 1/4/2022    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/21/2021   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 12/19/2019
Review Completed: 12/19/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 12/30/2019
Review Completed: 2/13/2020
Secretary Review Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources Review Completed: 2/10/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/21/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 1/5/2022
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 1/31/2022    Volume: 38  Issue: 12
Comment Period Ended 4/18/2022
Contact Information
Name / Title: Priscilla F. Rohrer  / Guidance & Regulation Coordinator
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
PO Box 3000
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Email Address:
Telephone: (540)217-7074    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-


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Action 5069:
Amendment 3
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8312) Stage complete. Comment period ended 06/26/2019.
Proposed   (8858) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/18/2022.
Final   (9860) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/15/2023.
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