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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 weeds list
Action 5008 / Stage 8919
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 6/17/2020  8:44 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 3/20/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 5/22/2020   

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 3/20/2020
Review Completed: 4/6/2020
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 4/17/2020
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 5/22/2020
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 5/27/2020
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 6/22/2020    Volume: 36  Issue: 22
Comment Period Ended 7/22/2020
Effective Date 7/23/2020
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 5008:
Amend noxious weeds list
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8227) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/19/2018.
Proposed   (8582) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/06/2019.
Final   (8919) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/23/2020.
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