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NOTICE – Notice of Intent filed with State Register (LAC 7:XV.171) – Guava Root Knot Nematode Quarantine)

June 9, 2020

Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry  has filed a Notice of Intent with the State Register giving public notice that the , pursuant to the authority set forth in R.S. 3:1652, intends to amend rule LAC 7:XV.171 to allow sweet potatoes to be moved from areas quarantine for Guava Root Knot Nematode into Louisiana for processing under a Special Permit issued by Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry.
Interested persons may submit written comments, data, opinions, and arguments regarding the proposed Rule. Written submissions must be directed to Ansel Rankins, Director of Horticulture & Quarantine Programs, Department of Agriculture and Forestry, 5825 Florida Blvd., Suite 3002, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806 and must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on July 10, 2020.
Notice of Intent
Legislative Oversight Report
Fiscal & Economic Impact Statement