UNITED STATES ZEPAkiTMENT OF AGI -CULTURE Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine Washington, D. C.
February, 23, 1942
B. E. P. Q.-519, Supplement No. 1
PLAT-QUARANTINE IMPORT RESTRICTIONS
RMUBLIC OF CUBA
MODIFY CATION OF UESTRI ACTIONS A.FCTING BROOMCORN
The Cuban Ministry of Agriculture, in Resolution No. 7, dated January 5, 1942, authorized for a period of one year from that date, the importation into Cuba of broomcorn (Holcus) plants and parts thereof, raw materials used in the manufacture of brooms, w,,hen accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate, issued by a competent official in the country of origin and legalized by a Ouban consul, stating that the product has been carefully selected and that it is free from Pyrausta nubilalis (European corn borer) and other insects. Importers will be required to vacuum fumigate their importations with hydrocyanic acid gas, under the supervision of the Plant Quarantine Service, within 10 days after unloading.
Importations are exempt from these requirements when they comply with those of Article 7 of Decree No. 2745 (see page 5 of B. E. P. Q.-519).
Chief, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.
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