Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Energy
Department of Energy
Board of Coal Mining Examiners

Meeting Details
Date / Time 8/9/2022  9:00 am
Type Physical Location Only 
Location Department of Energy
3405 Mountain Empire Road, Room 219
Big Stone Gap, VA 
Board Website 
Agenda document agency has not posted
Minutes document agency has not posted
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
At this meeting, the Board of Coal Mining Examiners will review and act upon the status of certifications of those miners referred to the Board in accordance with Coal Mine Safety Act Section 45.1-161.35.G. The meeting is open to the public; however, a portion of the Board’s business may be discussed in Closed Session in accordance with FOIA. No public comment has been requested; however, the Board will receive comments from interested parties related to the work of the Board at the end of the meeting. Due to time constraints, public comments may be limited. Location is accessible to the handicapped. Special accommodations for the disabled will be made available at the public meeting or hearing on request. Anyone needing special accommodations should contact the Department of Energy at least seven days prior to the meeting or hearing date.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Darlene Gibson  / Hearings & Legal Services Officer
Address: Department of Energy
3405 Mountain Empire Road
Big Stone Gap, 24219
Email Address:
Telephone: (276)523-8234    FAX: ()-    TDD: (800)828-1120