Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for Enforcement of the Noxious Weeds Law [2 VAC 5 ‑ 317]
Amendments to reflect Ch. 171 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Action 4842
General Information
Action Summary The proposed changes to 2 VAC 5-317 will align the language of the regulation with amendments the General Assembly made to the Noxious Weeds Law in 2016 and will clarify some of the existing regulatory language.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [005122]
Associated Mandates Definition of Noxious Weed
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
7961 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/30/2017.
Contact Information
Name / Title: David Gianino  / Program Manager, Office of Plant Industry Services
Address: P.O. Box 1163
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-3515    FAX: (804)371-7793    TDD: (800)828-1120

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.