Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Environmental Quality
Guidance Document Information
Title Opinion for the Office of the Attorney General regarding the authority of the Board to institute legal action
Document ID DCR-CBLAB-005
Summary Provides an opinion on the authority of the Board to institute legal action to enforce the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Act and regulations promulgated by the Board in a jurisdiction located in Tidewater Virginia. The conclusion is that the Board has authority to "intervene" on its own or on behalf of a person who believes a local governing body in Tidewater Virginia is disregarding its zoning ordinances or misinterpreting certain criteria designed to protect the qulaity of state waters and that the Board is authorized to institute or take administative and legal actions to ensure compliance with the Act.
Latest Revision 11/26/2001
pdf View document text     Posted On 12/6/2013                 Document on Town Hall

This document applies to the following chapters
[9 VAC 25-830] Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Designation and Management Regulations (formerly 4VAC50-90)


Back to showing guidance documents for this board

Back to showing guidance documents for this agency