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Department of Transportation
Department of Transportation
Traffic Impact Analysis Regulations [24 VAC 30 ‑ 155]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Promulgation of APA-exempt regulation to satisfy Legislative Mandate
General Information
Action Summary Implements provisions of Chapter 527 of the 2006 Acts of Assembly concerning coordinated land use planning. The regulation establishes procedures by which localities submit proposals that will affect the state-controlled transportation network to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) for review and comment. The intent of the regulation is to improve land use and transportation planning by establishing standardized methodologies and procedures for analyzing transportation impacts. Though exempt from the APA, VDOT is posting the draft regulation for the purpose of soliciting input as the regulation is finalized. This draft regulation will also be posted online at, and comments will be accepted by email at:, or by regular mail at: Chapter 527 Public Comment c/o VDOT Policy Office 1401 East Broad Street Richmond, Virginia 23219
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: Chapter 527, 2006 Acts of Assembly
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Associated Mandates Coordination of Transportation Planning
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
3806 Proposed Stage complete. No comment period held (exempt from APA).
4126 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Robert W. Hofrichter  / Assistant Director for Land Use
Address: 1401 E. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-0780    FAX: (804)662-9405    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.