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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
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[REPEALED] Virginia Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine for Enforcement of the Virginia Pest Law [2 VAC 5 ‑ 335]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Regulations Governing Emerald Ash Borer
 
General Information
Action Summary Pursuant to Section 3.1-188.23 of the Code of Virginia, the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services hereby establishes regulated areas under the Virginia Emerald Ash Borer Quarantine due to the detection of larvae or other life stages of the emerald ash borer in Fairfax County. The quarantine restricts the movement of regulated articles from regulated localities to non-regulated localities. The regulated articles, which include ash trees, green (non-heat treated) ash lumber and ash wood products, as well as hardwood firewood, pose a significant risk of transporting emerald ash borer.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: Section 3.1-188.23 of the Code of Virginia
RIS Project Yes  [001555]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
4772 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/15/2008.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Larry Nichols  / Program Manager, Office of Plant Industry Services
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: Larry.Nichols@vdacs.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)786-3515    FAX: (804)371-7793    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.