COVID-19: Temporary Waivers of Environmental Health Regulations

Updated March 31, 2020

On March 12, 2020, Governor Ralph S. Northam issued Executive Order Fifty One (51), Declaration of a State of Emergency due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) authorizing heads of executive agencies, with appropriate concurrence, to waive any state requirement or regulation.    The following documents contain guidance regarding waivers of regulations or standards specific to programs under the Office of Environmental Health Services. View the signed waivers here, here, here, and here.