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State Water Control Board
Mandate 1226

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Water Auditing and Leak Detection and Repair Plans for Withdrawals of Surface or Ground Water
Purpose of legislation
Requires that any application for a permit to withdraw surface water or ground water include a water auditing plan and a leak detection and repair plan that comply with regulations adopted by the State Water Control Board pursuant to the provisions of the bill. The provisions of the bill shall not become effective until 30 days after the adoption by the Board of such regulations.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 100 (2021)
VAC chapters to be amended
9 vac 25 - 210 : Virginia Water Protection Permit Regulation
9 vac 25 - 610 : Ground Water Withdrawal Regulations
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5816: Amendments Establishing Criteria for Water Auditing Plans and Leak Detection and Repair Plans and Requiring Applications to Include Plans
Latest Stage: Proposed
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