| 301.48 JAPANESE BEETLE
Federal Domestic Quarantine
A. Pest. Japanese Beetle (Popillia japonica).
B. Regulated Airport. Any airport or portions
of an airport in a quarantined state declared regulated.
C. Regulated Areas.
1. Quarantined Areas:
The following are designated as Japanese beetle quarantined areas.
ENTIRE STATES OF:
District of Columbia
2. Protected Areas: No person shall
move any regulated article interstate from any regulated airport to
any of the following protected states
except in accordance with the conditions prescribed: Arizona,
California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.
Governing the Interstate Movement of Regulated Articles from Quarantined
A regulated article may be moved interstate from
a regulated airport to any state designated in 301.48(b) only
1. An inspector, upon
visual inspection of the airport and/or the aircraft, determines
that the regulated article does not present a threat to spread
the Japanese beetle because adult beetle populations are not present;
2. The aircraft is opened
and loaded only while it is enclosed inside a hangar that an inspector
has determined to be free of and safeguarded against Japanese
3. The aircraft is loaded
during the hours of 8:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. only or lands and departs
during those hours and, in either situation, is kept completely
closed while on the ground during the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 8:00
4. If opened and loaded
between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., the aircraft is inspected,
treated, and safeguarded. On a case-by-case basis, inspectors
will determine which if any supplemental conditions deemed necessary
by the Administrator to prevent the spread of Japanese beetle,