Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Contractors
Board for Contractors Regulations [18 VAC 50 ‑ 22]
Separation of SDS Specialty - Conventional and Alternative
Action 5550
General Information
Action Summary The Board for Contractors seeks to take the existing Sewage Disposal System Contracting specialty in 18 VAC 50-22-30 and divide it into two new specialties: alternative sewage disposal system contracting and conventional sewage disposal system contracting to align the licensing of the contractor licenses for these specialties, issued by the Board for Contractors, with the individual licenses issued by the Board for Waterworks and Wastewater Works Operators and Onsite Sewage System Professionals.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [006438]
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
8994 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/30/2020.
9204 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/17/2021.
9482 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/01/2022.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cameron Parris  / Regulatory Operations Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-9183    FAX: (866)350-5354    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.