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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Housing and Community Development
Board of Housing and Community Development
Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code [13 VAC 5 ‑ 63]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Drywall Remediation Protocol
General Information
Action Summary Pursuant to § 36-99 D of the Code of Virginia, the Board of Housing and Community Development is amending the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (USBC) to establish interim performance standards and code provisions addressing the installation, application and use of gypsum wallboard which may contain defects from the manufacturing process resulting in the off-gassing of corrosive chemicals affecting the electrical and mechanical systems of buildings.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: § 36 – 99(D) of the Code of Virginia.
RIS Project Yes  [002911]
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
5962 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/29/2011.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Kyle Flanders  / Senior Policy Analyst
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street, Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-6761    FAX: (804)371-7090    TDD: (804)371-7089

This person is the primary contact for this agency.