|This rulemaking is proposed in order to amend and reissue the existing general permit which expires on December 31, 2016. The general permit governs facilities holding individual VPDES permits that discharge or propose to discharge total nitrogen or total phosphorus to the Chesapeake Bay or its tributaries. The facilities are authorized to discharge to surface waters and exchange credits for total nitrogen and/ or total phosphorus. In addition, a periodic/small business impact review of this regulation will be conducted as part of this regulatory action. Please see the Agency Background Document located at www.townhall.virginia.gov for the specific details on the conduct of the review.
|Only affects this chapter.
|Executive Branch Review
|This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication. Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 8 of the Code of Virginia
|Acquisition of Nutrient Offset Credits
|New Periodic Review
|This action will be used to conduct a new periodic review.
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