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Department of Environmental Quality
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State Water Control Board
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Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 31]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Exempt Action to Conform to Federal Regulations for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation
 
General Information
Action Summary The existing Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit Regulation (9VAC25-31) has been amended, where applicable, to reflect changes to 40 CFR Parts 9, 122, and 412 as published in the Federal Register Volume 73, No. 225, dated November 20, 2008, requiring operations that meet the Federal definition of CAFO found in 40 CFR 122.23(b) to seek coverage under a NPDES permit if the operation discharges or proposes to discharge.
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: Section 2.2-4006 A 4 c of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [002203]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5399 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/3/2010.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Betsy Bowles 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: betsy.bowles@deq.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)698-4059    FAX: (804)698-4116    TDD: ()-