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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 9. Environment
Agency 5. State Air Pollution Control Board
Chapter 10. General Definitions

9VAC5-10-10. General.

A. For the purpose of applying the Regulations for the Control and Abatement of Air Pollution and related uses, the words or terms shall have the meanings given them in 9VAC5-10-20.

B. Unless specifically defined in the Virginia Air Pollution Control Law or in the Regulations for the Control and Abatement of Air Pollution, terms used shall have the meanings given them by 9VAC5-170-20 (definitions, Regulation for General Administration), or commonly ascribed to them by recognized authorities, in that order of priority.

C. In addition to the definitions given in this chapter, some other major divisions (i.e., chapters, parts, articles, etc.) of the Regulations for the Control and Abatement of Air Pollution have within them definitions for use with that specific major division. Where there are differences between the definitions in 9VAC5-10-20 and those definitions in a major division, the definitions in that major division shall prevail in the application of that major division.

Statutory Authority

§ 10.1-1308 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR120-01-01, eff. September 1, 1993; amended, Virginia Register Volume 14, Issue 3, eff. January 1, 1998; Volume 18, Issue 21, eff. August 1, 2002.

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