Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 31]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
2011 CFR Regulatory Update - Immediate Final Rule 2011
Action 3616
General Information
Action Summary The Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Permit Regulation, 9VAC25-31, include citations and requirements in the form of incorporated federal regulatory text at Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). This regulatory amendment will update the citations and incorporation of Title 40 of the CFR as revised as of July 1, 2011. CFR reference dates through-out the chapter were deleted and a new section, 9VAC25-31- 25, was added. This new section provides the date of the latest CFR revised as of July 1, 2011, which is being adopted by this action. Additionally, this new section will simplify future updates of this chapter for CFR revisions as only section 9VAC25-31-25 will need to be amended.
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 3 and 2.2-4006 A 4 c of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [003010]
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
6084 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/15/2012.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Debra Miller 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4206    FAX: (804)698-4346    TDD: ()-