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Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Certification of Nonpoint Source Nutrient Credits (formerly 4VAC50-80) [9 VAC 25 ‑ 900]
Promulgate new Nutrient Trading Certification Regulations
Action 3760 / Stage 8871
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 6/30/2020  3:03 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 1/3/2020    
pdf Attorney General Certification 1/3/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/26/2020   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 1/3/2020
Review Completed: 1/3/2020
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 1/7/2020
Review Completed: 1/24/2020
Secretary Review Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources Review Completed: 2/17/2020
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 5/26/2020
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/9/2020
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 7/6/2020    Volume: 36  Issue: 23
Comment Period Ended 8/5/2020
Effective Date 9/1/2020
Contact Information
Name / Title: Debra Harris 
Address: 1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)698-4209    FAX: (804)698-4346    TDD: ()-


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Action 3760:
Promulgate new Nutrient Trading Certification Regulations
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (6273) Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/10/2012.
Proposed   (6556) Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/16/2015.
Revised Proposed   (8001) Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/30/2019.
Final   (8871) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/01/2020.
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