National Plant Board

Laws and Regulations

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CLICK HERE for List of State Statutes Pertaining to Genetically Engineered Plants and Plants Pests


The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Plant Protection and Quarantine Program (USDA APHIS PPQ) and the plant health agencies in each of the 50 states, regulate the shipment of nursery and greenhouse stock in an effort to minimize the spread of harmful insects, diseases, and other pests. The Federal & State Quarantine Summaries is designed as a reference tool for nursery stock growers, brokers, purchasers, and others involved in the buying selling, and interstate transport of nursery and greenhouse plant crops... MORE >

STATE SUMMARIES OF PLANT PROTECTION
LAWS AND REGULATIONS
State Current as of: Word PDF
AL July 2010 msword.gifWord pdflogo.gifPDF
AK March 2014 msword.gifWord pdflogo.gifPDF
AR July 2013 Word PDF
AZ March 2014 Word PDF
CA March 2014 Word PDF
CO February 2013 Word PDF
CT March 2014 Word PDF
DE March 2014 Word PDF
FL December 2012 Word PDF
GA November 2013 Word PDF
HI September 2009 Word PDF
IA June 2014 Word PDF
ID January 2013 Word PDF
IL March 2014 Word PDF
IN April 2012 Word PDF
KY March 2013 Word PDF
KS March 2014 Word PDF
LA January 2013 Word PDF
MA May 2014 Word PDF
MD April 2013 Word PDF
ME March 2014 Word PDF
MI July 2014 Word PDF
MN December 2012 Word PDF
MO June 2014 Word PDF
MS June 2014 Word PDF
MT May 2014 Word PDF
NC December 2013 Word PDF
ND March 2013 Word PDF
NE March 2014 Word PDF
NH March 2014 Word PDF
NJ March 2014 Word PDF
NM August 2012 Word PDF
NY April 2014 Word PDF
NV May 2014 Word PDF
OH May 2014 Word PDF
OK March 2013 Word PDF
OR April 2014 Word PDF
PA June 2013 Word PDF
PR November 2008
Word PDF
RI December 2012 Word PDF
SC March 2011 Word PDF
SD September 2009 Word PDF
TN November 2013 Word PDF
TX May 2010 Word PDF
UT March 2014 Word PDF
VT April 2014 Word PDF
VA March 2014 Word PDF
WA January 2012 Word PDF
WI March 2012 Word PDF
WV March 2014 Word PDF
WY July 2010 Word PDF
The following links to non-NPB member laws and regulations are provided for your convenience. More information may be available by contacting these entities directly:
USDA Plant Pest Program Information
Guam Plant and Non-Domestic Animal Quarantine Regulations