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[REPEALED] Public Participation Guidelines [9 VAC 15 ‑ 10]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description Establishes guidelines for the participation of interested citizens during all phases of the adoption of new regulations, or the amendment or repeal of existing regulations.
State Authority Section :9-6.14 7.1 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority n/a
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation To protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

To establish procedures for soliciting citizen participation in all phases of the regulatory process for the adoption of new regulations or the amendment or repeal of existing regulations.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Cindy Berndt  / Reg. Coordinator
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)698-4378    FAX: (804)698-4019    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Model Public Participation Guidelines Adoption
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2009.
CH 0010 A New Pollution Regulation

Past Periodic Reviews
Date Filed Status
7/1/2000 Retain As Is