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Department of General Services
Regulations Banning Concealed Firearms in Offices Occupied by Executive Branch Agencies [1 VAC 30 ‑ 105]
Promulgation of new regulation banning concealed firearms in executive branch ...
Action 4474 / Stage 7579
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 8/11/2016  9:47 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/16/2016    
pdf Attorney General Certification 6/21/2016    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 7/29/2016   (modified 8/2/2016)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 8/3/2016    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 8/2/2016   

Changes to Text The proposed text has changed from that of the emergency stage.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/16/2016
Returned to Agency: 6/20/2016
Resubmitted to OAG: 6/20/2016
Returned to Agency: 6/20/2016
Resubmitted to OAG: 6/20/2016
Review Completed: 6/21/2016
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/21/2016
Review Completed: 7/29/2016
Secretary Review Secretary of Administration Review Completed: 8/1/2016
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 8/2/2016
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 8/3/2016
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 8/22/2016    Volume: 32  Issue: 26
Public Hearings

08/31/2016 10:00 AM

Comment Period Ended 10/21/2016
Contact Information
Name / Title: Rhonda Bishton  / Director's Executive Administrative Assistant
Address: 1100 Bank Street
Suite 420
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-3311    FAX: (804)371-8305    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 4474:
Promulgation of new regulation banning concealed firearms in executive branch agency offices
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (7379) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (7579) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/21/2016.
Final   (7781) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/27/2017.
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