Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
8/16/2022

Part I. General Considerations

Article 1
Purpose and Authority

9VAC20-20-10. [Reserved]. (Reserved)

9VAC20-20-20. Purpose of chapter.

Section 10.1-1434 B 6 of the Code of Virginia authorizes the board to "adopt a schedule of fees to charge applicants and to collect such fees for the cost of processing applications and site certifications." This chapter establishes an application fee and guidelines for its collection.

Statutory Authority

§ 10.1-1434 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR672-01-02 § 1.2, eff. April 30, 1986; amended, Virginia Register Volume 21, Issue 20, eff. July 13, 2005.

9VAC20-20-30. [Reserved]. (Reserved)

Article 2
Definitions

9VAC20-20-40. Definitions.

Article 2
Definitions

Section 10.1-1433 of the Code of Virginia defines several words and terms used in this chapter.

Unless the context clearly indicates otherwise, those words and terms will have the same meaning when used in this chapter. In addition, the following words and terms shall have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

"Act" means §§ 10.1-1433 through 10.1-1449 of the Code of Virginia.

"Application fee" means the average estimated cost of processing an application for certification of site approval. Such costs include photocopying, mailing, print and broadcast media notices, travel expenses (transportation, meals, and lodging) for members of the board and additional personnel, production of transcripts, meeting room rental, compensation for members of the board and all other administrative costs associated with the processing of an application for site certification. Staff time is not included.

"Board" means the Virginia Waste Management Board.

"Category I facilities" means containerized or enclosed storage of hazardous waste.

"Category II facilities" means a closed treatment process with spill containment.

"Category III facilities" means an open treatment process with spill containment.

"Category IV facilities" means above-ground treatment process with no spill containment.

"Category V facilities" means disposal without complete treatment and all other treatment/disposal methods.

"Department" means the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.

"Director" means the Director of the Department of Environmental Quality.

Statutory Authority

§ 10.1-1434 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR672-01-02 § 1.4, eff. April 30, 1986; amended, Virginia Register Volume 21, Issue 20, eff. July 13, 2005.

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