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[REPEALED] Public Participation Guidelines [9 VAC 15 ‑ 10]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.
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: Rachael Harrell  / Board Coordinator
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)801-2932    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
CH 0010 A New Pollution Regulation -

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.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
7/24/2001 Completed Retain As Is