Vol. 28 Iss. 10 - January 16, 2012

Chapter 60
Final Regulation

REGISTRAR'S NOTICE: The following regulatory action is exempt from the Administrative Process Act in accordance with § 2.2-4006 A 4 c of the Code of Virginia, which excludes regulations that are necessary to meet the requirements of federal law or regulations provided such regulations do not differ materially from those required by federal law or regulation. The Virginia Waste Management Board will receive, consider, and respond to petitions by any interested person at any time with respect to reconsideration or revision.

Title of Regulation: 9VAC20-60. Virginia Hazardous Waste Management Regulations (amending 9VAC20-60-18).

Statutory Authority: § 10.1-1402 of the Code of Virginia; 40 CFR Parts 260-272.

Effective Date: February 15, 2012.

Agency Contact: William K. Norris, Department of Environmental Quality, 629 East Main Street, P.O. Box 1105, Richmond, VA 23218, telephone (804) 698-4022, FAX (804) 698-4347, or email


Virginia Hazardous Waste Management Regulations, 9VAC20-60, include requirements in the form of incorporated federal regulatory text at Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations. The amendment specifies that the federal regulatory text as it existed prior to July 1, 2011, is incorporated. The effective date of the incorporated text will be the effective date as published in the Federal Register notice or February 15, 2012 (the effective date of this amendment), whichever is later.

9VAC20-60-18. Applicability of incorporated references based on the dates on which they became effective.

Except as noted, when a regulation of the United States Environmental Protection Agency set forth in Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations is adopted herein and incorporated by reference, that regulation shall be as it exists and has been published as a final regulation in the Federal Register prior to July 1, 2010 2011, with the effective date as published in the Federal Register notice or March 2, 2011 February 15, 2012, whichever is later.

VA.R. Doc. No. R12-3025; Filed December 16, 2011, 1:36 p.m.