Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 481]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
2008 NRC Update
Action 2635
General Information
Action Summary An action to amend the regulations to make them consistent with federal regulations adopted by U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and to allow Virginia to become an "agreement state."
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: Virginia Code Sec. 2.2-4006 (A)(4)(c)
RIS Project Yes  [000980]
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
4588 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/12/2008.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mike Welling  / Director, Radioactive Materials Program
Address: 109 Governor St.
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-8168    FAX: (804)864-8155