Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Wildlife Resources
Board of Wildlife Resources
Game: In General [4 VAC 15 ‑ 40]
Chapter is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Checking traps; sale of wild turkey parts; feeding deer
Action 6221
General Information
Action Summary Proposed amendments would update the requirements for trap check systems to incorporate new technologies; allow the sale of certain non-meat parts of legally harvested wild turkeys; prohibit the feeding of cervids in cities and towns within counties that within 25 miles of confirmed detection of Chronic Wasting Disease;
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act, but falls within the Executive Branch and will be reviewed by the Governor's Office.
RIS Project Yes  [7526]
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
9983 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/24/2023.
10033 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/17/2023.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Cale Godfrey  / Assistant Director, Wildlife Division
Address: 7870 Villa Park Drive
Henrico, VA 23228
Email Address:
Phone: (804)308-4210    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-