Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Rules and Regulations for the Enforcement of the Virginia Fertilizer Law [2 VAC 5 ‑ 400]
Amends 2 VAC 5-400 based on recommendations by the Attorney General's Government and Regulatory Reform Task Force
Action 2578
General Information
Action Summary The Office of the Attorney General's Regulatory Reform Task Force recommended that a preamble be added to the regulation as required by statute. Section 3.1-106.4 B of the Code of Virginia authorizes the Board of Agriculture and Consumer Services to promulgate regulations and directs that the regulation shall contain a preamble stating: "The Board will receive, consider, and respond to petitions by any interested person at any time with respect to reconsideration or revision of such regulation." This amendment adds that preamble by adding section 2 VAC 5-400-5 to the regulation.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [001064]
Result of Prior Periodic Review Filed 9/24/2007
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
4491 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/12/2008.
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.