Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Solid Waste Management Regulations [9 VAC 20 ‑ 81]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Final Exempt Action - Amendment 8 of the Solid Waste Management Regulations
Action 3487
General Information
Action Summary Amendment 7 to the Solid Waste Management Regulations amended and recodified these regulations creating 9VAC20-81, which became effective March 16, 2011. This current regulatory action is necessary for style and form changes and for technical corrections to that chapter and, as a secondary action, to make the appropriate citations changes in other waste management regulations.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 9 VAC 20-81 Solid Waste Management Regulations Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  9 VAC 20 - 120 Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations
  9 VAC 20 - 130 Solid Waste Planning and Recycling Regulations
  9 VAC 20 - 140 Regulations for the Certification of Recycling Machinery and Equipment for Tax Exemption Purposes (GO TO 9 VAC 15-30 FOR FINAL EFFECTIVE REGULATIONS)
  9 VAC 20 - 150 Waste Tire End User Reimbursement Regulation
  9 VAC 20 - 160 Voluntary Remediation Regulations
  9 VAC 20 - 170 Transportation of Solid and Medical Wastes on State Waters
  9 VAC 20 - 60 Hazardous Waste Regulations
  9 VAC 20 - 70 Financial Assurance Regulations for Solid Waste Disposal, Transfer and Treatment Facilities
  9 VAC 20 - 85 Coal Combustion By-Product Regulations
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: Section 2.2-4006 A 3 of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [002731]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5899 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/03/2011.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Debra Miller 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4206    FAX: (804)698-4346    TDD: ()-