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Rainwater Harvesting Systems Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 635]    (Under Development)
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The Rainwater Harvesting System Regulations (Regulations) are new regulations to provide standards for the use of rainwater harvesting systems, including systems that collect rainwater for human consumption. The Regulations will promote the use of rainwater as means to reduce fresh water consumption, ease demands on public treatment works and water supply systems, and promote conservation.
State Authority 32.1-248.2
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered
Meetings See all meetings (3) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Julie Henderson  / Director of Environmental Health Services
Address: Virginia Department of Health
109 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23235
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)864-7455    FAX: (804)864-7475    TDD: (800)828-1120
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Rainwater Harvesting Regulations Final Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status