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Department of Conservation and Recreation
Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board
Resource Management Plans [4 VAC 50 ‑ 70]
Establishment of new Resource Management Plan Regulations (4VAC50-70-10 et seq.)
Action 3677 / Stage 6555
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 4/23/2013  9:52 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/16/2013    

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 4/16/2013
Review Completed: 4/16/2013
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 4/16/2013
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 5/6/2013    Volume: 29  Issue: 18
Comment Period Ended 7/4/1776
Effective Date 7/1/2014
Suspended This stage has been suspended on 11/22/13
Reason: Title 4. CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES VIRGINIA SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION BOARD Notice of Suspension of Regulatory Process November 22, 2013 Title of Regulations: 4 VAC 50-70. Resource Management Plans Regulations Notice is hereby given that on November 21, 2013, in accordance with § 2.2-4015 A 4 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board directed the suspension of the Board’s Resource Management Plans Regulations. The regulations were set to become effective on December 6, 2013 as published on May 6, 2013 in Volume 29 - Issue 18 of the Virginia Register of Regulations. The Board indicated their intent to consider a new effective date of the regulations at their first regular meeting in 2014. Contact for additional information: David C. Dowling, Policy and Planning Director, Department of Conservation and Recreation, 600 East Main Street, 24th Floor, Richmond, Virginia 23219, telephone (804) 786-2291, FAX (804) 786-6141, or e-mail

Publication Date: 12/16/2013    Volume: 30  Issue: 8

Ended 1/14/2014
Readoption Decision: The rule making entity elected to readopt the final regulation as is. This decision will be published as follows.

Publication Date: 5/5/2014    Volume: 30  Issue: 8
Contact Information
Name / Title: Lisa McGee  / Policy and Planning Director
Address: 600 East Main Street, 24th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-4378    FAX: (804)786-6141    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this agency.


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Action 3677:
Establishment of new Resource Management Plan Regulations (4VAC50-70-10 et seq.)
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Proposed   (6170) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/14/2012.
Final   (6555) StageComplete: After suspension, the rulemaking entity elected to retain this regulation as it is.
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