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IMPLEMENTATION ORDERS FROM THE COMMISSIONER OF AG DURING COVID-19

 

March 31, 2020

COMMISSIONER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE IMPLEMENTATION ORDER #1 To Implement Governor Lamont Executive Order 7M

Extension of deadlines for all administrative appeals under Section 22-358 of the General Statutes

Pursuant to Executive Order 7M, the Commissioner of the Department of Agriculture (the “Commissioner”  issues the following Order regarding any appeals arising under section 22-358 of the General Statutes that are pending before the Department of Agriculture, or any future section 22-358 appeal that may arise within the next 60 days of this Order:

All statutory and regulatory time requirements, including, but not limited to filing of appeals, decision making requirements, hearings, statutes of limitation or other limitations or deadlines, procedure or process under Chapter 54 of the General Statutes and RCSA Sections 22-7-1 through 22-7-45 of the Department of Agriculture Regulations, as applicable to the appeal, are extended for a period of 60 days.

 

March 31, 2020

COMMISSIONER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE IMPLEMENTATION ORDER #2 To Implement Governor Lamont Executive Order 7M

Extension of Expiration Date for Animal Population Control Program (hereinafter “APCP”) Vouchers pursuant to Section 22-380f of the General Statutes

Pursuant to Executive Order 7M, the Commissioner of the Department of Agriculture (the “Commissioner”) issues the following Order regarding APCP vouchers issued pursuant to 22-380f of the General Statutes:

Notwithstanding any provision in 22-380f, that an APCP voucher is valid for  sixty (60) days from the date of purchase or adoption of an unspayed or unneutered dog or cat, any previously issued unredeemed APCP voucher issued after February 15, 2020, and any APCP voucher issued from the date of this Order through May 31, 2020, shall be valid for an additional ninety (90) days from the date of purchase or adoption, for a total of one hundred and fifty days (150) days from the date of purchase or adoption of an unspayed or unneutered dog or cat.