Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Water Quality Standards [9 VAC 25 ‑ 260]
Amendments for Criteria to Protect the Designated Uses of Lakes and Reservoirs from the Impacts of Nutrients [Eff. Date: August 14, 2007]
Action 1645
General Information
Action Summary The subject matter of the rulemaking will include new numerical and narrative criteria to protect designated uses of lakes and reservoirs from the impacts of nutrients. The rulemaking may also include new and/or revised use designations for certain categories of lakes and reservoirs.
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
2981 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/08/2005.
3384 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/07/2006.
3660 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/14/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jean W. Gregory 
Address: P.O. Box 10009
Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4113    FAX: (804)698-4116