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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Historic Resources
Board of Historic Resources
Regulations Governing Permits for the Archaeological Removal of Human Remains [17 VAC 5 ‑ 20]
Revision to regulations for archaeological removal of human remains
General Information
Action Summary Revise regulations to enhance public notification and update language.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [003990]
Associated Mandates Proceedings for the removal and relocation of human remains
Note This action is intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6892 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 6/4/2014.
7020 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 1/15/2016.
7451 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/8/2016.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jennifer Pullen  / Executive Assistant
Address: 2801 Kensington Ave.
Richmond, VA 23221
Email Address:
Phone: (804)482-6085    FAX: (804)367-2391    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.