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Department of Environmental Quality
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State Water Control Board
chapter
Water Quality Management Planning Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 720]
Action:
Adoption of Water Quality Management Planning Regulation and repeal of WQM Plans (9 VAC 25-420, 430,440, 450, 452, 460, 470, 480, 490, 500, 510, 520, 530, 540, 550, 560, 570, 572
 
General Information
Action Summary The regulation will establish, among other planning items, the procedures for public participation during TMDL development, submittal of proposed TMDLs to EPA and inclusion of approved TMDLs and TMDL implementation plans in the water quality management plans. The action will also include repeal of existing water quality management plans (9 VAC 25-420, 430, 440, 450, 452, 460, 470, 480, 490, 500, 510, 520, 530, 540, 550, 560, 570, 572).
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 9 VAC 25-720 Water Quality Management Planning Regulation Promulgate New Regulation
Other chapters
  9 VAC 25 - 420 [REPEALED] James River 3(C) Wastewater Management Plan Peninsula Area
  9 VAC 25 - 430 [REPEALED] Roanoke River Basin Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 440 [REPEALED] Upper Roanoke River Subarea Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 450 [REPEALED] Upper James River Basin Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 452 [REPEALED] Upper James-Jackson River Subarea Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 460 [REPEALED] Metropolitan/Regional Water Quality Management Plan for Northern Neck Planning District (No. 17)
  9 VAC 25 - 470 [REPEALED] York River Basin Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 480 [REPEALED] Tennessee and Big Sandy River Basins Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 490 [REPEALED] Rappahannock Area Development Commission (RADCO) 208 Areawide Waste Treatment Management Plan and Potomac-Shenandoah River Basin 303(E) Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 500 [REPEALED] State Water Quality Management Plan for the Fifth Planning District
  9 VAC 25 - 510 [REPEALED] Water Quality Management Plan for the Southwest Virginia 208 Planning Area
  9 VAC 25 - 520 [REPEALED] Water Quality Management Plan for the First Tennessee-Virginia Development District
  9 VAC 25 - 530 [REPEALED] Water Quality Management Plan for the Hampton Roads Planning Area (Planning Districts 20 & 21)
  9 VAC 25 - 540 [REPEALED] Water Quality Management Plan for the New River Basin
  9 VAC 25 - 550 [REPEALED] Small Coastal River Basins and Chesapeake Bay Virginia Eastern Shore Portion Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 560 [REPEALED] Potomac-Shenandoah River Basin Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 570 [REPEALED] Richmond-Crater Interim Water Quality Management Plan
  9 VAC 25 - 572 [REPEALED] Water Quality Management Plans
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
891 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/01/2001.
1370 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/01/2002.
1883 Final Not yet submitted to DPB for review.
2120 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/23/2003.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Mark Richards 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: mark.richards@deq.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)698-4392    FAX: (804)698-4032    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.