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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations Governing Pesticide Applicator Certification Under Authority of Virginia Pesticide Control Act [2 VAC 5 ‑ 685]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Transfers 2VAC20-51 from the Pesticide Control Board to the Board of Ag and Consumer Services
General Information
Action Summary As part of Governor McDonnell’s reform and restructuring of state government, the 2012 General Assembly Session abolished the Pesticide Control Board and transferred its duties to the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services. As such, the regulations promulgated by the Pesticide Control Board must be transferred to the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services. This regulation establishes (i) certification requirements for commercial applicators, registered technicians, and private applicators; (ii) the conditions under which a certification may be suspended or revoked; (iii) requirements for reporting pesticide accidents or incidents; and (iv) recordkeeping requirements.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 4 a
RIS Project Yes  [003276]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6292 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/10/2012.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Liza Fleeson Trossbach  / Program Manager, Office of Pesticide Services
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-6559    FAX: (804)371-2283    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.