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General Definitions [9 VAC 5 ‑ 10]
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Chapter Information
Description Establishes general definitions in support of other provisions of the Regulations for the Control and Abatement of Air Pollution (9 VAC 5 Chapters 10 through 80).
State Authority Section 10.1-1308 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority varies depending upon the regulatory provisions a particular definition supports
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 Individual definitions will be reviewed and evaluated in conjunction with the particular provision of the Regulations for the Control and Abatement of Air Pollution (9 VAC 5 Chapters 10-80) which it supports. The general definitions impose no regulatory requirements in and of themselves but provide support to other provisions of the Regulations for the Control and Abatement of Air Pollution. Therefore, there are no specific and measurable goals the definitions are intended to achieve.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Karen G. Sabasteanski 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: karen.sabasteanski@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4426    FAX: (804)698-4510    TDD: (804)698-4021
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Definition of Volatile Organic Compound (Rev. E14) Fast-Track DPB review in progress.
Definition of Volatile Organic Compound (Rev. H13) Fast-Track Governor's office review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Definition of Volatile Organic Compound (Rev. D13) Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/27/2014.
Electronic Transmittals (Rev. F13) Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/28/2013.
Definition of Volatile Organic Compound (Rev. G12) Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/5/2013.
Repeal of Hospital/Medical/Infectious Waste Incinerators (Rev. J11) Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/27/2012.
Major New Source Review Permits (Rev. A11) Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/17/2011.
Definition of Volatile Organic Compound (Rev. G09) Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/18/2010.
Definition of Volatile Organic Compound (H07) Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 4/2/2009.
Definition of Volatile Organic Compound (Rev. B05) Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 5/4/2005.
Amendment of definition for "Initial performance test" Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/1/2004.
Rev. D97 - Special Provisions for Existing Sources, New and Modified Sources, and Hazardous Air Pollutant Sources - FINAL ACTION TAKEN (SEE 7/01/02 REGISTER) Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/1/2002.