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Virginia Pollution Abatement General Permit for Animal Feeding Operations [9 VAC 25 ‑ 192]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Establishes a general permit governing the pollutant management activities of animal wastes at confined animal feeding operations having 300 or more animal units utilizing a liquid manure collection and storage system.
State Authority Section (62.1-44.15 )10 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority n/a
Exempt from APA Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

To establish consistent procedures and requirements for the issuance of VPA permits to manage pollutants from confined animal feeding operations in order to effectuate the proper and comprehensive protection of state waters.
Meetings See all meetings (8) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Betsy Bowles 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: betsy.bowles@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4059    FAX: (804)698-4032    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amend and Reissue AFO General Permit
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/16/2014.
Amendment and reissuance of Virginia Pollution Abatement General Permit for Confined Animal Feeding Operations
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/3/2004.
Amendment of VPA General Permit for Confined Animal Feeding Operations
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/1/2001.

Past Periodic Reviews
Optional Title Date Filed Status
12/1/2001 Retain As Is