VIRGINIA MARINE RESOURCES COMMISSION
"PERTAINING TO ESTABLISHMENT OF RESTRICTED AREAS"
REGULATION 4 VAC 20-1045-10 ET. SEQ.
This regulation parallels regulations established by the Federal Government. The adoption of this regulation affords the Virginia Marine Police authority to enforce Virginia laws prohibiting entrance into the restricted area. This regulation is adopted pursuant to the authority contained in Section 28.2-103 and 28.2-106.2 of the Code of Virginia. This regulation is adopted and is effective on October 1, 2004.
4VAC 20-1045-10. PURPOSE.
The purpose of this regulation is to enhance the physical security of bridge and tunnel complexes located in waters of the Commonwealth of Virginia. This regulation is part of a comprehensive plan to protect the public, environment and economic interests from sabotage and other subversive acts, accidents, incidents of a similar nature.
4 VAC 20-1045-20. ACTIVATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF RESTRICTED AREAS.