Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Energy
Department of Energy
Regulations Governing Coal Stockpiles and Bulk Storage and Handling Facilities [4 VAC 25 ‑ 125]
Review 961
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 6/17/2009
Notice of Periodic Review
Pursuant to Executive Order 36 (2006), The Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy (DMME) is conducting a periodic review and invites public comment on the following regulation:

4VAC 25-125 Regulations Governing Coal Stockpiles and Bulk Storage and Handling Facilities

The department will consider whether this existing regulation is essential to protecting the health, safety and welfare of the public. The department welcomes specific comments on the performance and effectiveness of this regulation and also requests suggestions to improve the content and organization of the regulation to make it more understandable and useful.

The comment period for this review begins on July 6, 2009 and ends at 5 p.m. on August 5, 2009. Comments may be submitted to David Spears, Regulatory Coordinator, Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, 1100 Bank Street, 8th Floor, Richmond, Virginia 23219-3402 or email

Regulations may be viewed online at the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall site located at, or copies will be sent upon request.
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 7/6/2009
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 8/5/2009

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (9/11/2009)
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line