.16 Phytosanitary Certificates.

Plants shipped interstate or internationally may be required by another jurisdiction to have a Department-issued phytosanitary certificate before shipment. The Department will issue a certificate only when required by the destination state or country. If a person requests the Department to issue this certificate, that person shall:

A. Notify the Department at least 2 weeks before the scheduled shipping date;

B. Provide information as required by the Department; and

C. Provide access for the inspection of plants to be certified.