Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for the Enforcement of the Endangered Plant and Insect Species Act [2 VAC 5 ‑ 320]
endangered species
General Information
Action Summary review the regulation for effectiveness and continued need, including the following: Amending the regulation to (1) remove the currently named plants that are no longer considered globally rare and (2) add those threatened or endangered plant and insect species that are considered rare both globally and in Virginia. The agency invites comment on whether there should be an adviser.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 4/10/2000
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
630 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/11/2000.
1246 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/05/2003.
2558 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/26/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: David Gianino  / Program Manager, Office of Plant Industry Services
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-3515    FAX: (804)371-7793    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.