Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
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 6556
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 12/19/2013  11:30 am  
pdf Agency Background Document (modified 12/19/2013)    
pdf Time Waiver Request 4/16/2013    
pdf Attorney General Certification 12/19/2013    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 2/20/2014   (modified 2/21/2014)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 12/1/2014    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 11/18/2014   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 12/19/2013
Review Completed: 12/19/2013
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 1/6/2014
Review Completed: 2/20/2014
Secretary Review Secretary of Natural and Historic Resources Review Completed: 7/2/2014
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 11/18/2014
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/1/2014
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 12/29/2014    Volume: 31  Issue: 9
Public Hearings

02/11/2015 2:00 PM

02/12/2015 2:00 PM

Comment Period Ended 3/16/2015
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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