Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
Regulation for Emissions Trading [9 VAC 5 ‑ 140]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
CAIR Nonattainment Area Requirements - Rev. B10
Action 3302
General Information
Action Summary The amendments repeal the nonattainment provisions of 9VAC5-140-3061 of Article 5 (CAIR SO2 Allowance Allocations) of the SO2 Annual Trading Program that are inconsistent with Chapters 783 and 867 of the 2010 Acts of Assembly and a February 25, 2010 final decision of the Court of Appeals of Virginia vacating the nonattainment provisions in the Nitrogen Oxides Annual and Ozone Season Trading Programs.
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: Section 2.2-4006 A 4 a of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [002457]
Associated Mandates Regulations under Clean Air Interstate Rule.
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
5564 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/18/2010.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mary L. Major 
Address: P.O.Box 10009

Richmond, VA 23240
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4423    FAX: (804)698-4510    TDD: (804)698-4021