Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Energy
Department of Energy
Certification Requirements for Mineral Miners [4 VAC 25 ‑ 35]
Amendments to enable more efficient electronic certification & payment processes for mineral miners
Action 3333
[Withdrawn 7/31/2012]
General Information
Action Summary This regulatory action will amend the certification requirements for mineral miners to allow for electronic submission of certification forms and payment of associated fees. Doing so will allow DMME and the Board of Mineral Mining Examiners (Board) to more effectively and efficiently serve their customers. Additionally, the Board will consider revising all aspects of the certification process. This includes, but is not limited to: the format and content of applications and supporting documents, examination requirements, proof of certification and the temporary certification process.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002542]
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
5612 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 07/31/2012 after the comment period had ended.
5841 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 07/31/2012 before the Governor's office completed its review.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Michael Skiffington  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Department of Energy
1100 Bank Street, 8th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219-3402
Email Address:
Phone: (804)692-3212    FAX: (804)692-3237    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this board.