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

9VAC20-120-870. Submission of petition.

A. All petitions submitted to the director shall include:

1. The petitioner's name and address;

2. A statement of petitioner's interest in the proposed action;

3. A description of desired action and a citation to the regulation from which a variance is requested;

4. A description of need and justification for the proposed action;

5. The duration of the variance, if applicable;

6. The potential impact of the variance on public health or the environment;

7. Other information believed by the petitioner to be pertinent; and

8. The following statements signed by the petitioner or his authorized representative:

"I certify that I have personally examined and am familiar with the information submitted in this petition and all attached documents, and that, based on my inquiry of those individuals immediately responsible for obtaining the information, I believe that the submitted information is true, accurate, and complete. I am aware that there are significant penalties for submitting false information, including the possibility of fine and imprisonment."

B. In addition to the general information required of all petitioners under this article:

1. To be successful the petitioner shall address the applicable standards and criteria.

2. The petitioner shall provide an explanation of the petitioner's particular situation that prevents the facility from achieving compliance with the cited regulation.

3. The petitioner shall provide other information as may be required by the department.

Statutory Authority

Chapter 14 (§ 10.1-1400 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR672-40-01:1 § 11.4, eff. June 29, 1994.

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