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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 9. Environment
Agency 20. Virginia Waste Management Board
Chapter 120. Regulated Medical Waste Management Regulations

9VAC20-120-710. Notice of intent.

A. Any person who proposes to establish a new regulated medical waste management facility, or modify an existing regulated medical waste management facility, shall submit a permit application to the department, using the procedures set forth in 9VAC20-120-690 and other pertinent sections of this part.

B. To initiate the permit application process, any person who proposes to establish a new regulated medical waste management facility ("regulated medical waste management"), or modify an existing regulated medical waste management facility, or to amend an existing permit shall file a notice of intent with the director stating the desired permit or permit amendment, the precise location of the proposed facility, and the intended use of the facility. The notice shall be in letter form and be accompanied by the information described in 9VAC20-120-720.

No application shall be deemed complete unless it is accompanied by a disclosure statement for all key personnel as provided by DEQ Forms DISC-01 and DISC-02.

No application for a permit for a regulated medical waste management facility shall be considered complete unless the notice of intent is accompanied by a certification (DEQ Form Certificate-01) from the governing body of the county, city, or town in which the facility is to be located stating that the location and operation of the facility are consistent with all applicable ordinances. No certification shall be required for the application for an amendment or modification of an existing permit. For the convenience of the regulated community, a Request for Local Government Certification, DEQ Form CERT-01, is provided.

If the location and operation of the facility is stated by the local governing body to be consistent with all its ordinances, without qualifications, conditions, or reservations, the applicant will be notified that he may submit his application for a permit.

Statutory Authority

§ 10.1-1402 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR672-40-01:1 § 10.4, eff. June 29, 1994; amended, Virginia Register Volume 18, Issue 18, eff. June 19, 2002.

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