Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Water Quality Standards [9 VAC 25 ‑ 260]
Designation of a Section of Bottom Creek as an Exceptional Water {EFFECTIVE DATE - JUNE 10, 2005 - NOTICE TO BE PUBLISHED JULY 11, 2005}
Action 1246
General Information
Action Summary Action will amend the antidegradation policy of the Water Quality Standards by designating a section of Bottom Creek as an exceptional water.
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
2180 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/25/2003.
2499 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/10/2004.
3048 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/10/2005.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jean W. Gregory 
Address: Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 10009
Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4113    FAX: (804)698-4522