On Sept. 8, 2011, the Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board authorized DCR to prepare and submit a NOIRA to consider changes and solicit recommendations to the General Virginia Stormwater Management Program (VSMP) Permit for Discharges of Stormwater from Construction Activities (4 VAC 50-60-1100 et seq.) [Part XIV] in accordance with the Administrative Process Act exemption requirements specified in §2.2-4006 A8. The NOIRA was published in the Virginia Register of Regulations on May21, 2012, and a 30-day public comment period remained open through June 20, 2012.
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DCR formed a Regulatory Advisory Panel (RAP) to provide recommendations to the Department regarding the development of a proposed General Permit. Additional information regarding the work of the RAP is posted below.
Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board (VSWCB) meeting - February 26, 2013 - At this meeting, the Board approved proposed regulations, effective July 1, 2014. Below is information regarding the proposed regulations and the 60-day public comment period beginning April 8, 2013: