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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 104. ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH [106500 - 119405]

  ( Division 104 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. )

PART 11. VECTORS [116100 - 116250]

  ( Part 11 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. )

CHAPTER 2. Powers and Duties [116110 - 116225]

  ( Chapter 2 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. )

ARTICLE 2. Importation of Exotic Vectors [116120- 116120.]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. )

116120.
  

(a)  It shall be unlawful for any person to import into the state any exotic vector without written approval from the state department.

(b)  The state department shall issue an applicant written authority to import into the state any exotic vector upon a determination by the state department that the public health and safety will not be endangered thereby.

(c)  “Exotic vector” means a vector species that is not native to California and is not commonly found in the state.

(d)  Any violation of this section is a misdemeanor.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 6. Effective January 1, 1996.)

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