Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations Governing the Cooling, Storing, Sampling and Transporting of Milk [2 VAC 5 ‑ 501]
CH 0501 Amendments to regulations governing the cooling, storing, sampling and tra
Action 4537
General Information
Action Summary Amendments will update the existing regulation so that it is consistent with the Food and Drug Administration’s 2013 revision of the Pasteurized Milk Ordinance. The agency also proposes to delete the section that states that the regulation supersedes 2 VAC 5-500, as this section is no longer needed for the enforcement of these regulations.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004567]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 6/10/2015
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
7511 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/25/2016.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Pamela Miles  / Program Manager, Office of Dairy and Foods
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-8899    FAX: (804)371-7792    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.