Governing Law and Regulations
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Division of Land Protection and Revitalization
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Virginia adopts by reference the federal rules for containment buildings. There are no additional state requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. DEQ's Division of Land Protection and Revitalization administers and enforces the containment building requirements in Virginia.