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 / Stage 7961
Fast-Track Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 10/4/2017  8:43 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 6/22/2017    
pdf Attorney General Certification 7/21/2017    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 9/1/2017    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 9/7/2017    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 9/15/2017   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 6/22/2017
Review Completed: 7/21/2017
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 7/24/2017
Review Completed: 9/1/2017
Secretary Review Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry Review Completed: 9/7/2017
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 9/15/2017
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 9/18/2017
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 10/16/2017    Volume: 34  Issue: 4
Comment Period Ended 11/15/2017
Effective Date 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:
Telephone: (804)786-3515    FAX: (804)371-7793    TDD: (800)828-1120
This person is the primary contact for this chapter.


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Action 4842:
Amendments to reflect Ch. 171 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Fast-Track   (7961) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/30/2017.
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