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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for Determining Whether a Facility Meets the Purpose of Finding Permanent Adoptive Homes for Animals [Under Development] [2 VAC 5 ‑ 115]
Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 319 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Action 4622 / Stage 8596
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 4/15/2019  5:23 pm  
pdf Agency Statement 4/15/2019    

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Exempt from APA No, this stage/action is subject to article 2 of the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
DPB Review Submitted on 4/15/2019
Review Completed: 4/25/2019
DPB's policy memo is "Governor's Confidential Working Papers"
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 5/7/2019
Governor's Review Governor's office review in progress.  [Day 16]
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period

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The regulatory information regarding this stage is subject to change until 10 days before it is published in the Register.

Effective Date Not yet determined
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Kathryn MacDonald  / Program Mgr, Animal Care & Emerg Response
Address: 102 Governor Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)692-4001    FAX: (804)371-2380    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 4622:
Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 319 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (7653) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/16/2016.
Proposed   (7917) Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/14/2018.
Final   (8596) Governor's office review in progress.
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