Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Virginia Pollution Abatement (VPA) Regulation and General Permit for Animal Feeding Operations and Animal Waste Management [9 VAC 25 ‑ 192]
|Description||Establishes a general permit governing the pollutant management activities of animal wastes at confined animal feeding operations having 300 or more animal units utilizing a liquid manure collection and storage system.|
|State Authority||Section 62.1-44.15 (10 ) of the Code of Virginia|
|Exempt from APA||Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act. Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 8 of the APA|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
To protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.
To establish consistent procedures and requirements for the issuance of VPA permits to manage pollutants from confined animal feeding operations in order to effectuate the proper and comprehensive protection of state waters.
|Meetings||See all meetings (8) relating to this chapter.|
|Name / Title:||Betsy Bowles|
1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
|Telephone:||(804)659-1913 FAX: (804)698-4032 TDD: ()-|