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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 2. Agriculture
Agency 5. Department of Agriculture And Consumer Services
Chapter 318. Rules and Regulations for Enforcement of the Virginia Pest Law - Thousand Cankers Disease

2VAC5-318-120. Prohibited entry into Virginia.

A. The movement into Virginia of a regulated article originating in states that are known to have Thousand Cankers Disease or from any other area of the United States where federal or state plant regulatory officials have determined Thousand Cankers Disease to be present is prohibited unless prior written approval is issued by the commissioner. States with known areas of infestation of Thousand Cankers Disease include, but are not limited to:






New Mexico






B. The movement of a regulated article for research purposes is permissible with the commissioner's prior written approval.

Statutory Authority

§ 3.2-703 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Virginia Register Volume 28, Issue 9, eff. January 2, 2012.

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