Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Forestry
Department of Forestry
Virginia State Forest Regulations [4 VAC 10 ‑ 30]
Amend Requirements for Carrying Handguns in State Forests
Action 2980
General Information
Action Summary Amend the regulation to allow the lawful carry of concealed handguns with a concealed handgun permit Once the State Forest regulations are successfully amended, the requirements for carrying handguns on State Forests will be similar to those governing handguns on State Parks.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [001822]
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
5042 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/08/2009.
5277 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/16/2010.
5684 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 11/01/2010 before DPB completed its review.
5710 Revised Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/16/2011.
5828 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/07/2011.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Amanda Davis  / Policy Planning Manager III
Address: 900 Natural Resources Drive, #800
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Email Address:
Phone: (804)664-7301    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.