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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 4. Conservation and Natural Resources
Agency 10. Department of Forestry
Chapter 40. Reforestation of Timberlands Regulations
10/23/2020

4VAC10-40-130. Christmas Trees.

Part VIII
Christmas, Ornamental and Landscape Trees

Reforestation assistance is not authorized under the Reforestation Act for the planting of pine tree seedlings for Christmas trees as the primary crop, but Christmas trees may be severed from the stump from acres planted under the Reforestation Act and sold as thinnings when so recommended by the State Forester.

If the landowner violates the provisions of this chapter, the landowner shall pay to the State Forester a sum equal to the value of all assistance rendered to him by the State Forester as a part of the project, together with legal interest on it from the date such reforestation is rendered.

Statutory Authority

§ 10.1-1101 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Former 4VAC5-60-130 derived from VR312-01-04, eff. July 1, 1971; amended, eff. July 1, 1978, eff. July 1, 1979, eff. July 1, 1980, eff. July 1, 1981, eff. July 1, 1982; renumbered as 4VAC10-40-130, Volume 22, Issue 21, eff. July 26, 2006.

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