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19 Active Chapters and 4 Repealed
VAC Citation Chapter Title Last Activity
4 VAC 25‑11   Public Participation Guidelines 9/8/2015
4 VAC 25‑20   Board of Coal Mining Examiners Certification Requirements 8/12/2013 
4 VAC 25‑31   Reclamation Regulations for Mineral Mining 11/18/2013 
4 VAC 25‑35   Certification Requirements for Mineral Miners 8/8/2016 
4 VAC 25‑40   Safety and Health Regulations for Mineral Mining 8/12/2013 
4 VAC 25‑60   Rules and Regulations Governing the Installation and Use of Automated Temporary Roof Support Systems 9/8/2015
4 VAC 25‑70   Rules and Regulations Governing Disruption of Communications in Mines 9/8/2015
4 VAC 25‑90   Rules and Regulations Governing the Use of Diesel Powered Equipment in Underground Coal Mines Periodic Review in progress
4 VAC 25‑101   Regulation Governing Vertical Ventilation Holes and Mining Near Gas and Oil Wells 9/8/2015
4 VAC 25‑110   Rules and Regulations Governing Blasting in Surface Mining Operations 9/8/2015
4 VAC 25‑120   Rules and Regulations Governing Installation and Use of Cabs and Canopies 9/8/2015
4 VAC 25‑125   Regulations Governing Coal Stockpiles and Bulk Storage and Handling Facilities 12/16/2013
4 VAC 25‑130   Coal Surface Mining Reclamation Regulations 2/25/2013 
4 VAC 25‑140   Coal Surface Mining Regulations 7/29/2013 
4 VAC 25‑145   Regulations on the Eligibility of Certain Mining Operators to Perform Reclamation Projects Periodic Review in progress
4 VAC 25‑150   Gas and Oil Regulation 11/28/2016 
4 VAC 25‑160   Virginia Gas and Oil Board Regulations Periodic Review in progress
4 VAC 25‑165   Regulations Governing the Use of Arbitration to Resolve Coalbed Methane Gas Ownership Disputes 11/18/2013 
4 VAC 25‑170   Geothermal Energy Regulations Periodic Review in progress