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Rules and Regulations for the Enforcement of the Virginia Commercial Feed Law [2 VAC 5 ‑ 360]
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Chapter Information
Description A regulation that establishes labeling guidelines for the manufacturers of commercial feed as to claims for animal nutrients, including guarantees for crude protein, crude fat, crude fiber, minerals, and vitamins; ingredients; methods of sampling and analysis; definitions and standards; application for and cancellation of registrations and licenses.
State Authority Section 3.2-4801 of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation 1. The protection of the public's health, safety, and welfare with the least possible cost and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.

2. The ensuring that products (including medicated feed) regulated under the Virginia Commercial Feed Law are properly formulated and labeled.

3. The ensuring that manufacturer’s recommendations for use of these regulated products are in accordance with methods and procedures which enhance the safety, quality and quantity of the food supply for both humans and animals.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Andres Alvarez  / Director, Division of Consumer Protection
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address: Andres.Alvarez@vdacs.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)225-3821    FAX: (804)371-7479    TDD: (800)828-1120
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
None

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Changing Title 3.1 references to Title 3.2 as a result of the recodification of Title 3.1 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/4/2009.
general amendment of the commercial feed law regulation Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/12/2004.