Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Health Requirements Governing the Control of Equine Infectious Anemia in Virginia [2 VAC 5 ‑ 70]
Repeals the alternate testing requirements for horses assembled for sale or auction in Virginia
Action 2464
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this regulatory action is to give consideration to amending this regulation to remove the alternative or option of allowing the testing of horses at market or auctions where equines are sold. Consideration will also be given on the continued need and effectiveness of this regulation.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000913]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
4298 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 01/07/2009.
5253 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/05/2010.
5555 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/02/2011.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Doug Saunders  / Deputy Director
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-8905    FAX: (804)371-2380    TDD: ()-