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Emergency Rule filed with State Register: LAC 7:XV.301, 303, 321

(Maintenance & Inspection Fees)

August 2, 2016

LDAF has filed an emergency rule with the State Register giving public notice that in accordance with the emergency provisions of the Administrative Procedure Act, R.S. 49:953(B), and under the authority of R.S. 3:1604.1, R.S. 3:1652, and R.S. 3:1655, the Department of Agriculture and Forestry, Office of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and the Boll Weevil Eradication Commission have adopted an emergency rule reducing the fee paid by cotton producers for the inspection and certification of cotton for the presence of the boll weevil from $6 to $5 per acre.  For more information, please contact our office.

Declaration of Emergency

Emergency Rule