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Control and Eradication of Pullorum Disease and Fowl Typhoid in Poultry Flocks and Hatcheries and Products Thereof in Virginia [2 VAC 5 ‑ 90]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description A regulation that establishes the testing criteria for poultry flocks, hatcheries and poultry products to control and eradicate pullorum disease and fowl typhoid.
State Authority Sections 3.2-6001 , 3.2-6002 , and 3.2.6004 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 causing of flocks of poultry in Virginia to be free of pullorum disease and fowl typhoid, thus permitting their products to be fully eligible for interstate and international commerce without restrictions.
Meetings See all meetings (1) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Carolynn Bissett  / Program Manager, Office of Veterinary Services
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-4560    FAX: (804)371-2380    TDD: (800)828-1120
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Updates language to reflect name change for the National Poultry Improvement Plan Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 06/12/2008.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
9/15/2020 Completed Retain As Is
10/28/2014 Completed Retain As Is
9/24/2007 Completed Amend
5/8/2001 Completed Retain As Is