Pest Ratings And Mitigating Actions

Regulation Activities

*OAL: Date Filed With Office of Administrative Law


The adoption of this regulation will establish the process for determining pest ratings and mitigating actions. The adoption will include needed definitions, a standardized California Pest Rating Proposal Form, the opportunity for public input, an appeal process, the pest ratings (“Q,” “A,” “B,” “C” and “D”), authorized mitigating actions associated with each pest rating, posting the pest ratings on the Department’s Internet Web site, a review process for the pest ratings and use of the pest ratings in the enforcement of the nursery stock standards of cleanliness.

Date submitted to OAL: 03/25/14

Office of Administrative Law’s Decision: Approved

Date filed with Secretary of State: 08/08/14

Effective Date: 01/01/15

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