Re: USDA regulation (seed phytos)
- Subject: Re: USDA regulation (seed phytos)
- From: "Leo A. Martin" <email@example.com>
- Date: Fri, 2 Aug 2002 00:22:35 -0500 (CDT)
The United States Department of Agriculture, Animal Plant and Health Inspection Service (APHIS) home page is here:
All proposed regulations are listed here, in chronologic order with most recent at the top of the page:
Here is the publication of the original rule, which had an effective date of September 21, 2001:
The effective date was delayed until January 22, 2002. It is now in effect:
This link didn't work this morning but it should work.
This is where US citizens and businesses go for permits:
Effectiove January 22, 2002, all living plant material - seeds, bulbs, stems, leaves, plants - entering the US requires a phytosanitary certificate from the country of origin.
Leo A. Martin
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
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