4 p.m. Burn Law in effect Posted 3:47 pm, April 23, 2014, by Holly Henry FacebookTwitterGooglePinterestLinkedInEmail × 4 p.m. Burn Law in effect The 4 p.m. Burn Law is in effect until April 30, 2014, according to the Virginia Department of Forestry. The statewide law restricts burning until after 4 p.m. each day. Find more information from the Virginia Department of Forestry, HERE.