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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 2. Agriculture
Agency 5. Department of Agriculture And Consumer Services
Chapter 80. Requirements Governing the Branding of Cattle in Virginia

2VAC5-80-70. Characters used in the brand.

A. The selection of characters for a brand must be limited to the following:

1. The 26 letters of the alphabet.

2. Numbers from two to nine, inclusive.

3. The following symbols:

[bar, slash, box, half-box, arrow, diamond, half-diamond, triangle, and quarter-circle.]

A brand must have at least two characters and no more than three.

B. The characters in a brand must be positioned so they may be read from left to right, or from top to bottom.

Statutory Authority

§ 3.2-6101 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR115-02-06 § 7, eff. November 27, 1985.

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