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Virginia Energy Assistance Program - Home Energy Assistance Program [22 VAC 40 ‑ 685]
Establish Home Energy Assistance Program
Action 1044 / Stage 1713
Emergency Stage  
pdf Emergency Text   4/22/2002  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/22/2002    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/18/2002   

Emergency Authority Chapter 676, 2001 Acts of Assembly (House Bill 2473, 2001)
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Attorney General Review For some older stages, certification by the Attorney General was not done using the Town Hall
DPB Review Submitted on 4/22/2002
Review Completed: 5/6/2002
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 5/15/2002
Governor's Review Review Completed: 7/18/2002
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/24/2002
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/12/2002    Volume: 18  Issue: 24
Comment Period Comment periods are not required for emergency regulations. If efforts are made to make this regulation permanent, then public comment periods will be established.
Effective Date 9/1/2002
Expiration Date 8/31/2003
Contact Information
Name / Title: Margaret Friedenberg  / Energy Assistance Program Manager
Address: Division of Benefit Programs
730 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219-1849
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)692-1728    FAX: (804)692-1704    TDD: (800)828-1120

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Action 1044:
Establish Home Energy Assistance Program
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency   (1713) Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 08/31/2003.
NOIRA   (1714) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/11/2002.
Proposed   (2005) Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/11/2003.
Final   (2332) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/10/2003.
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