Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Energy
Department of Energy
Regulations Governing Coal Stockpiles and Bulk Storage and Handling Facilities [4 VAC 25 ‑ 125]
To promulgate Regulations Governing Coal Stockpiles and Bulk Storage and Handling Facilities.
Action 1038
General Information
Action Summary To develop regulations that will serve to protect mine workers from potential health and safety hazards through the implementation of equipment use procedures and by controlling the use of heavy equipment around coal and material stockpiles and bulk storage and handling facilities located at coal mine facilities that use underlying coal feeders
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
1705 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/12/2002.
2186 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/11/2003.
2614 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/25/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Michael Skiffington  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Department of Energy
1100 Bank Street, 8th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219-3402
Email Address:
Phone: (804)692-3212    FAX: (804)692-3237    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this board.