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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Environmental Quality
Board
Air Pollution Control Board
 
chapter
Regulation For Low Emissions And Zero Emissions Vehicle Standards [9 VAC 5 ‑ 95]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description The following link is to the Dec. 2, 2021 Air Pollution Control Board meeting agenda which contains the text of this regulation: https://townhall.virginia.gov/L/GetFile.cfm?File=meeting\1\33333\Agenda_DEQ_33333_v1.pdf

Adopts any model year standards relating to the control of emissions from new motor vehicles or new motor vehicle engines, including low emissions vehicle (LEV) and zero emissions vehicle (ZEV) standards pursuant to § 177 of the federal Clean Air Act.

State Authority Chapter 263 of the 2021 Special Session I Virginia Acts of Assembly
Federal Authority § 177 of the federal Clean Air Act
Exempt from APA Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: Chapter 263 of the 2021 Special Session I Virginia Acts of Assembly
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation Control air pollution from motor vehicles in order to protect public health and welfare.
Meetings

Contact Information
Name / Title: Karen G. Sabasteanski 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: karen.sabasteanski@deq.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)659-1973    FAX: (804)698-4510    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Effective Jan. 1 2024: Create new Chapter 95: Regulation For Low Emissions And Zero Emissions Vehicle Standards
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Exempt action can be submitted directly to the Registrar.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None