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]
Amend noxious weed list
Action 5747 / Stage 10303
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 4/1/2024  11:18 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/1/2024    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 4/1/2024    

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 4/1/2024
Review Completed: 4/12/2024
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry review in progress.  Day 10
Governor's Review Not yet submitted
Virginia Registrar Not yet submitted
Comment Period

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Effective Date Not yet determined
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.


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Action 5747:
Amend noxious weed list
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (9292) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/15/2021.
Proposed   (9551) Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/08/2023.
Final   (10303) Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry review in progress.
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