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Board for Waste Management Facility Operators


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Waste Management Facility Operators Regulations [18 VAC 155 ‑ 20]
Guidance Documents   Periodic Reviews
Chapter Information
Description Includes requirements for training and licensing, classes of training and licensing based upon the type of waste management facility for which a waste management facility operator seeks a license; training and licensing requirements based upon the type of facility and the type of waste managed at the facility; training programs approval; license required for all waste management facility operators.
State Authority Chapter 22.1 of Title 54.1
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To protect the health, safety and welfare of the public by regulating the waste management facility operator profession in the least burdensome, costly and intrusive manner to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Eric L. Olson  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: wastemgt@dpor.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-8511    FAX: (866)430-1033    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
General Review 2013 Proposed Governor's office review in progress.
Addition of license class NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 1/15/2014.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Remove Bad Check Fee, Update Public Procurement Act, Amend Training References Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 4/1/2011.
Amendment to Waste Management Facility Operators Regulations Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/1/2006.
Amendment to Waste Management Facility Operators Regulations Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 5/1/2000.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Regulatory Reform NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 5/23/2013 after the comment period had ended.