Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, USDA.
Direct final rule; confirmation of effective date.
On May 25, 2010, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service published a direct final rule. (See 75 FR 29191-29193.) The direct final rule notified the public of our intention to amend the black stem rust quarantine and regulations by adding 21 varieties to the list of rust-resistant Berberis species or cultivars and 2 varieties to the list of rust-resistant Mahonia species or cultivars in the regulations. We did not receive any written adverse comments or written notice of intent to submit adverse comments in response to the direct final rule.
The effective date of the direct final rule is confirmed as July 26, 2010.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Mr. Prakash K. Hebbar, National Program Manager, Black Stem/Barberry Rust Program, PPQ, APHIS, 4700 River Road Unit 26, Riverdale, MD 20737-1231; (301) 734-5717.Start Signature
Acting Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.
[FR Doc. 2010-18756 Filed 7-29-10; 8:45 am]
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