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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]
Proposal to establish regulations to eradicate, suppress, and prevent the ...
Action 3473 / Stage 6957
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 12/16/2014  10:19 am  
pdf Agency Background Document (modified 5/15/2014)    
pdf Attorney General Certification 5/15/2014    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 12/9/2014   

Changes to Text Changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 5/15/2014
Review Completed: 5/15/2014
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 5/15/2014
Review Completed: 5/19/2014
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 6/25/2014
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 12/9/2014
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 12/10/2014
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 12/29/2014    Volume: 31  Issue: 9
Comment Period Ended 1/28/2015
Effective Date 1/29/2015
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 3473:
Proposal to establish regulations to eradicate, suppress, and prevent the dissemination of noxious weeds in the Commonwealth
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (5861) Stage complete. Comment period ended 12/21/2011.
Proposed   (6207) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/13/2013.
Final   (6825) Stage withdrawn on 05/15/2014 before the Governor's office completed its review.
Final   (6957) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/29/2015.
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