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Title Virginia Livestock and Poultry Law and Related Regulations Civil Penalty Matrix
Summary The Virginia Livestock and Poultry Law and Related Regulations Civil Penalty Matrix provides guidance on the process, amount and assessment of civil penalties associated with violations of Chapter 60, and pursuant regulations, of the Code of Virginia. These laws are in place to protect Virginia’s livestock and poultry industries, and particularly for the prevention and eradication of contagious and infectious diseases of livestock and poultry.
Effective Date 2/20/2020
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Explanation or Citations This document relates to Chapter 60 and pursuant regulations, except for 3.2-6023, of the Code of Virginia, and is authorized by 3.2-6044.

This document applies to the following chapters
[2 VAC 5-30] Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Reporting Requirements for Contagious and Infectious Diseases of Livestock and Poultry in Virginia
[2 VAC 5-40] Rules and Regulations Governing the Prevention, Control and Eradication of Bovine Tuberculosis in Virginia
[2 VAC 5-61] Regulations Governing Livestock Dealers and Marketing Facilities for the Purpose of Controlling and Eradicating Infectious and Contagious Diseases of Livestock
[2 VAC 5-70] Health Requirements Governing the Control of Equine Infectious Anemia in Virginia
[2 VAC 5-90] Control and Eradication of Pullorum Disease and Fowl Typhoid in Poultry Flocks and Hatcheries and Products Thereof in Virginia
[2 VAC 5-141] Health Requirements Governing the Admission of Agricultural Animals, Companion Animals, and Other Animals or Birds Into Virginia
[2 VAC 5-150] Rules and Regulations Governing the Transportation of Companion Animals
[2 VAC 5-170] Rules and Regulations for the Registration of Poultry Dealers
[2 VAC 5-190] Rules and Regulations Establishing a Monitoring Program for Avian Influenza and Other Poultry Diseases
[2 VAC 5-205] Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Shooting Enclosures
[2 VAC 5-206] Regulation for Scrapie Eradication
Public Comment Forums / Change History
Proposed Change Register Date Status
Updated guidance document’s reference to certain sections of 2 VAC 5-141 to reflect amendments to this regulation that became effective in February 2019. The proposed amendment to Section 4(A) of this guidance document to add “or other OVS staff as designated by the State Veterinarian” will provide .... 1/20/2020 Forum ended on 2/19/2020 with 0 Comments.

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