Advisory Committee

Va. Code §56-265.31 states that the "Commission shall establish an advisory committee consisting of representatives of the following entities: Commission staff, utility operator, notification center, excavator, municipality, Virginia Department of Transportation, Board for Contractors, and underground line locator. Persons appointed to the advisory committee by the Commission shall have expertise with the operation of the Underground Utility Damage Prevention Act. The advisory committee shall perform duties which may be assigned by the Commission, including the review of reports of violations of the chapter, and make recommendations to the Commission."

  • Bylaws
  • Members
    • Application to Serve as Advisory Committee Member
      If interested in applying for a position on the Advisory Committee that is vacant or will soon become vacant, please complete the application and mail it to Renee Salmon, Division of Utility and Railroad Safety, Post Office Box 1197, Richmond, VA 23219.
  • Meeting Schedule The Committee meetings held in the Richmond area are generally conducted in the 2nd floor Courtroom of the State Corporation Commission. The State Corporation Commission is located at 1300 East Main Street, Richmond, Virginia. Meetings are open to the public, but as building access continues to be limited during the COVID-19 health emergency, scheduled meetings are being conducted virtually with public access via webcast stream as an alternative.
    • Advisory Committee meeting webcast  (will become an active link for scheduled meetings)
  • Reports Scheduled for Review by the Committee