Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Energy
Department of Energy
Certification Requirements for Mineral Miners [4 VAC 25 ‑ 35]
Amendments to reduce regulatory burden on mineral mine operators
Action 3866 / Stage 6423
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/26/2013  11:24 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 12/26/2012    
pdf Attorney General Certification 1/3/2013    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 2/19/2013    
pdf Agency Response to EIA (modified 7/12/2013)    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 7/12/2013   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 1/2/2013
Review Completed: 1/3/2013
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 1/10/2013
Review Completed: 2/19/2013
Secretary Review Secretary of Commerce and Trade Review Completed: 4/9/2013
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 7/12/2013
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/12/2013
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/12/2013    Volume: 29  Issue: 25
Comment Period Ended 9/11/2013
Effective Date 9/26/2013
Contact Information
Name / Title: Michael Skiffington  / Regulatory Coordinator
Address: Department of Energy
1100 Bank Street, 8th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219-3402
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)692-3212    FAX: (804)692-3237    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 3866:
Amendments to reduce regulatory burden on mineral mine operators
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (6423) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/26/2013.
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