Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations Governing the Cooling, Storing, Sampling and Transporting of Milk [2 VAC 5 ‑ 501]
Adopt 2017 Pasteurized Milk Ordinance and update Virginia-specific provisions
Action 5409 / Stage 8793
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/14/2020  10:42 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/18/2019   (modified 12/12/2019)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/1/2019   (modified 11/4/2019)    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 12/12/2019   (modified 12/13/2019)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 12/16/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 6/25/2020   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/18/2019
Review Completed: 11/1/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 11/4/2019
Review Completed: 12/13/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 12/23/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 6/25/2020
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 7/1/2020
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 7/20/2020    Volume: 36  Issue: 24
Comment Period Ended 8/19/2020
Effective Date 9/4/2020
Contact Information
Name / Title: Pamela Miles  / Program Manager, Office of Dairy and Foods
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-8899    FAX: (804)371-7792    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 5409:
Adopt 2017 Pasteurized Milk Ordinance and update Virginia-specific provisions
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (8793) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/04/2020.
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