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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Rules for Enforcement of the Virginia Tree and Crop Pests Law - Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine [2 VAC 5 ‑ 336]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Establish quarantine to reduce the spread of spotted lanternfly
Action 5408 / Stage 8792
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 12/17/2019  10:16 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 10/18/2019    
pdf Attorney General Certification 11/19/2019    

Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter of the VA Administrative Code is exempt from article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 10/18/2019
Review Completed: 11/19/2019
Result: Certified
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/2/2019
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 12/23/2019    Volume: 36  Issue: 9
Comment Period No comment period held for this exempt action/stage.
Effective Date 12/2/2019
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: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.

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Action 5408:
Establish quarantine to reduce the spread of spotted lanternfly
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Final   (8792) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/02/2019.
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