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Virginia Waste Management Board


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Vegetative Waste Management and Yard Waste Composting Regulations [REPEALED] [9 VAC 20 ‑ 101]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Establishes appropriate standards for siting, design, construction, operation and closures, and expedited permitting procedures for certain vegetative waste management facilities, including those for yard waste composting.
State Authority Sections 10.1-1402 and 10.1-1408.1 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority none beyond that provided in 42 USC 6941 et seq. and 40 Code of Federal Regulations Part 257
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 protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

To establish appropriate practices for facilities that manage only vegetative waste or compost yard waste and exclude all other wastes.
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Cindy Berndt  / Reg. Coordinator
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: cindy.berndt@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4378    FAX: (804)698-4019    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendment 7 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/16/2011.
Definition of Disclosure Statement (Rev. A09w)
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/3/2010.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Vegetative Waste Management and Yard Waste Composting Regulations - Amendment 2 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 8/3/2007 after the comment period had ended.

Past Periodic Reviews
Optional Title Date Filed Status
2/21/2005 Amend
1/1/2001 Retain As Is