Vol. 29 Iss. 4 - October 22, 2012

Chapter 11
Final Regulation

REGISTRAR'S NOTICE: This regulatory action is excluded from the Administrative Process Act in accordance with § 2.2-4006 A 4 a of the Code of Virginia, which excludes regulations that are necessary to conform to changes in Virginia statutory law where no agency discretion is involved. The Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board will receive, consider, and respond to petitions by any interested person at any time with respect to reconsideration or revision.

Title of Regulation: 9VAC10-11. Public Participation Guidelines (repealing 9VAC10-11-10 through 9VAC10-11-110).

Statutory Authority: § 10.1-2103 of the Code of Virginia.

Effective Date: November 21, 2012.

Agency Contact: David C. Dowling, Policy and Planning Director, Department of Conservation and Recreation, 203 Governor Street, Suite 302, Richmond, VA 23219, telephone (804) 786-2291, FAX (804) 786-6141, or email


Chapters 785 and 819 of the 2012 Acts of Assembly abolished the Chesapeake Bay Local Assistance Board and transferred its powers and duties to the Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board. This regulatory action repeals the Public Participation Guidelines of the former Chesapeake Bay Local Assistance Board.

VA.R. Doc. No. R13-3392; Filed October 3, 2012, 9:13 a.m.