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Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Pesticide Control Board (Abolished on 7/1/12)
[RENUMBERED TO 2 VAC 5-685] Regulations Governing Pesticide Applicator Certification Under Authority of Virginia Pesticide Control Act [2 VAC 20 ‑ 51]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Exempts certain gypsy moth surveyors and cotton boll weevil surveyors from pesticide applicator cert
General Information
Action Summary The amendments to this regulation add two classes of individuals to those persons exempt from the pesticide applicator certification requirements of the Virginia Pesticide Control Act (VPCA). Gypsy moth surveyors who work under the authority of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) and cotton boll weevil surveyors who work under the authority of VDACS will be exempt from the VPCA pesticide applicator certification requirements. These amendments were made in response to petitions for rulemaking that requested an exemption for each of these classes. The Pesticide Control Board granted these petitions for rulemaking at its meeting on July 21, 2011.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
Exempt Citation: ยง 2.2-4006(A)(5)
RIS Project Yes  [003090]
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6102 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/17/2012.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Williams  / Policy and Planning Coordinator
Address: P. O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-6559 ext: 1308    FAX: (804)371-7479    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.