Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 481]
Repeal existing regulations and adopt new regulations with up-to-date radiological health standands
Action 895
General Information
Action Summary Replace existing regulations with up-to-date radiological health standards
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 12 VAC 5-481 Virginia Radiation Protection Regulations Promulgate New Regulation
Other chapters
  12 VAC 5 - 480 Radiation Protection Regulations Repeal Entire Regulation
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
1373 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/24/2002.
2003 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 01/06/2003 before DPB completed its review.
2926 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/29/2005.
3643 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/20/2006.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Lea Perlas  / Director - Office of Radiological Health
Address: 109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)864-8151    FAX: (804)864-8155    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.