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Natural and Historic Resources
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Mandate 321

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Transportation related VWP general permit reviews
Purpose of legislation
Shortens the times permitted state agencies to respond to requests for permits required for highway construction projects. Within 10 business days of receipt of a VWP general permit application from the Department of Transportation for a road or highway construction project, DEQ must review the application for completeness and either accept the application or request additional specific information from the Department of Transportation. Coverage under the general permit shall be approved, approved with conditions, or denied within 30 business days of receipt of a complete application. This bill also expands the SERP process to local governments.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 0896 (2007)
VAC chapters to be amended
9 vac 25 - 680 : Virginia Water Protection General Permit for Linear Transportation Projects
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 2553: Amendments to Conform to 2007 Statutory Changes
Latest Stage: Final
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