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Public Participation Guidelines [18 VAC 50 ‑ 11]
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Chapter Information
Description Regulations establishing public notification guidelines in accordance with the Administrative Process Act.
State Authority Under ยง 2.2-4007.02 of the Code of Virginia, every rulemaking body in Virginia is required to adopt public participation guidelines and to use these guidelines in the development of its regulations .
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 meet the notification requirements contained in the Administrative Process Act and to increase input into the regulatory process in the most cost efficient manner possible.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Eric L. Olson  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-2785    FAX: (866)430-1033    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Model Public Participation Guidelines Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/24/2008.