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State Water Control Board
 
chapter
General Permit for Discharges of Stormwater from Construction Activities (formerly Part XIV, 4VAC50-60) [9 VAC 25 ‑ 880]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This general permit regulation authorizes stormwater discharges from regulated construction activities.
State Authority 62.1-44.15 :24 et seq. of the Code of Virginia
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 (12) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Andrew Hammond 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: andrew.hammond@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)698-4101    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Final Exempt CH 880 Changes in Response to 2022 Board Bill
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (10/10/2022).
25-880 - 2024 Amendment and Reissuance of the Existing General Permit Regulation
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/27/2022.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendments as a result of 2020 General Assembly Actions
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/25/2020.
Amend and Reissue the Construction Stormwater General Permit
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2019.
Consolidation of Virginia Erosion Control and Stormwater Management Programs
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/06/2019.
Incorporation of 2014 statutory changes
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2014.
Amend and Reissue the General Permit for Discharges of Stormwater from Construction Activities
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/01/2014.
Transfer of Regulation to State Water Control Board
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/23/2013.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
12/29/2021 Completed Amend