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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Virginia Horse Breeder Incentive Program [2 VAC 5 ‑ 220]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This regulation establishes criteria for participation in this program of financial incentives that are designed to encourage, expand, and develop the breeding of horses in Virginia and specifies how funds will be distributed among horse breeders who participate.
State Authority Section 3.2-106 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation 1. The protection of the public’s health, safety, and welfare with the least possible cost and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

2. The encouragement, expansion, and development of horse breeding farms with programs providing financial incentives to breeders which will encourage and supplement private capital.
Meetings See all meetings (1) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Heather Wheeler  / Business & Marketing Specialist
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-8993    FAX: (804)371-7786    TDD: (800)828-1120
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Past Actions
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Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
7/29/2022 Completed Retain As Is
4/26/2017 Completed Retain As Is
1/25/2013 Completed Retain As Is
9/13/2001 Completed Retain As Is