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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 5/20/2024  9:42 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 4/1/2024    
pdf ORM Economic Review Form 4/1/2024    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/14/2024   

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 Completed: 5/7/2024
Governor's Review
ORM Review Completed: 5/14/2024
Governor Review Completed: 5/14/2024
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/15/2024
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/3/2024    Volume: 40  Issue: 21
Comment Period red dot In Progress!
Ends 7/3/2024
Currently 0 comments
Effective Date 7/4/2024
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) Final Adoption period is underway and will end on 07/03/2024.
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