Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Conservation and Recreation
Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board
Resource Management Plans [4 VAC 50 ‑ 70]
This action is part of the regulatory reform initiative.
Establishment of new Resource Management Plan Regulations (4VAC50-70-10 et seq.)
General Information
Action Summary This action establishes a new set of regulations related to Resource Management Plans (4VAC50-70-10 et seq.) that represent a balanced process by which farmers may voluntarily implement a high level of BMPs that are protective of water quality and that may be applied towards necessary nutrient and sediment reductions associated with the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Implementation Plan and other TMDLs.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act, but it is not subject to the full executive branch review process.
Reason: Section 10.1-104.9 of the Code of Virginia establishes a two stage exempt process for the promulgation of these regulations except that the Department of Planning and Budget shall prepare an economic impact analysis at the proposed stage.
RIS Project Yes  [003140]
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
6170 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/14/2012.
6555 Final StageComplete: After suspension, the rulemaking entity elected to retain this regulation as it is.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Lisa McGee  / Policy and Planning Director
Address: 600 East Main Street, 24th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-4378    FAX: (804)786-6141    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.