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The implementation date for the Federal C&T rule has been moved to May 22, 2018.
Results of the AAPCO-ASPCRO Certification Survey, August 2017
See EPA’s C&T page for the entire final rule, federal register notice, factsheets and other related materials.
DOCKET for comment submissions regarding extension of implementation- due May 19, 2017
- Read the press release: https://www.epa.gov/newsreleases/updated-epa-requests-comment-extending-timeline-pesticide-applicators-rule
- Read the Federal Register notice: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2017/05/15/2017-09386/pesticides-certification-of-pesticide-applicators-rule-extension-of-effective-date
- Read more about the C&T rule: https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-worker-safety/revised-certification-standards-pesticide-applicators
Table of Contents for the CFR Sections -Certification of Pesticide Applicators, January 2017
Federal Register published Rule January 2017
Detailed Comparison Chart for the Final Rule December 2016
Pre-publication Final Rule December 2016
AAPCO: C&T Work Group Comments, published January 2016
State Survey Results December 2015
Economic Analysis Tool : Provided by Texas A&M and hosted on the AAPSE website. This tool is for states to use to estimate costs associated with implementation of the proposed C&T rule.
EPA: Proposed Certification and Training Rule Changes August 2015