Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for Enforcement of the Noxious Weeds Law [2 VAC 5 ‑ 317]
Proposal to establish regulations to eradicate, suppress, and prevent the ...
Action 3473 / Stage 6207
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 7/16/2013  9:56 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/8/2012   (modified 6/19/2012)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 6/8/2012    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 7/26/2012   (modified 10/10/2012)    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 10/11/2012    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 6/5/2013   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/8/2012
Review Completed: 6/8/2012
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 6/11/2012
Review Completed: 7/26/2012
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 8/14/2012
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 6/5/2013
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 6/12/2013
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 7/15/2013    Volume: 29  Issue: 23
Public Hearings

07/29/2013 2:00 PM

Comment Period Ended 9/13/2013
Contact Information
Name / Title: David Gianino  / Program Manager, Office of Plant Industry Services
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-3515    FAX: (804)371-7793    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


close window 
After uploading your memo document, don't forget to submit your review
Submit Review
close window 
Action 3473:
Proposal to establish regulations to eradicate, suppress, and prevent the dissemination of noxious weeds in the Commonwealth
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (5861) Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/21/2011.
Proposed   (6207) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/13/2013.
Final   (6825) Stage withdrawn on 05/15/2014 before the Governor's office completed its review.
Final   (6957) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/29/2015.
close window 
Place On Hold Pending External Action
Enter a reason up to 300 characters. Will be viewable only on the Governor's Pending List.

and return to view the Pending List
A stage can be placed "On Hold" only once. When there are major issues with a stage, please consider asking the agency to withdraw the stage and submit a new stage when it is ready for review.