l.TATE PLANT BOARD
E/2 British Honduras
TJITED STAlES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Aricultural Research Administration
Bureau of Entomology and. Plant Quarantine
Washington P5, D. C.
May 5, 1947
B. E. P. Q..-545, Revised
LST QUAPATWE IMPORT RESTRICTIOCS
COLONY (F BRITISH HaIURAS
This digest of the plant quarantine import restrictions of
the Colony of British Honduras has been prepared for the informa-
tilon of nurserymen, plant quarantine officials, and others in-
tareeted. in the exportation of plants and plant products to that
It was prepared by Richard Faxon of the Division of Foreign
Plant Quarantines, from the British Honduras Statutory Rules
OA. Orders, No. 18 of 1947, as they apply to products from the
i:,,^; The information contained in the circular is believed to
- ..bhe o zoect and complete up to the time of preparation, but it
is not intended to be used independently of, nor as a substitute
tor, the original texts, nor is it to be interpreted as legally
authoritative. The original Ordinances and Orders should be
consulted. for the exact texts.
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K Tbis &&1328fl0 authiorizes the Gover-ntr In Counafl to make
reulatogi~tons prqhibjitlng, restricting, regulating, or prescribing
th. ca.dittoittortation into the Colon$ : plants and. parts
^ *y at xiarw^aeg~iiEtSrsa cgniw their containers or wrap-
is*.g.a'. a' "th "article or agent believed. to bo Inimical to
l-:, .rc.tbth of .plants. ,
(ttai sh.... .uraa Statutory ."- lee and. Orders No.
.. bulations mno by the Governor i. C.ounc1 under section 15 (1L
tW. PAnt 1,roction Ord.inanoe,' 1.941, (No. 15 of 1941), revoking
PVauI*S, Prulti and. Vegetables importationn) ISeguiationa, 1943
^; (&L&O. N)<*o. '56 of '1943) arid4 amendment (S.R.&O. No. 57 of 194+5).
r These Regulations hbgmay bestrcitedU, as the Pgulantsin, fruits and.ibg
WAwtsbl (Duportation) Regulations, 1947.
ShWe es aI.d. expression used. in these regolationers rhave thewrap
A. ~ nearing as in the Plant Prdtection Ordinance, 1941, except
^l'tSi~t- t'he 'expression -"Director of Agriculture" is substituted, for
~~~~. Officer",ti and this term includes an off nimicaler of the
1iAill~10~ultura1 or Customs Department deputed. in writing by the
i::::fl r of Agriculture.
3. The.e -regulationds Statl not apply to the plants, fruits; and.
i getable soified in rdnthe Schedule 19heret, (No. (See IMPORTATION
CA:fi, Suetto the provisions of regulation 3 of these regulations, 19
-::I4-- No. 56 of '1943) arid amen ut (s.R.&o.'No. 57 of -945).
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..i '! 3g am. in the Plant Prdtection Ordinance,1 ,ecp
Mii!i: e Xpzlreseion "Director of Agricu Iture" is substltuteaI f or
ii: Ut~al r Cust~e Department deputed in writing by the
M. O oOf Agricultuire.
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.1100, tableo-gp, ified in the Schedule hereto. (See IMPORTATION
IMWORTATI(U PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED
A!i Subj}ect to the prcovisiona'of regulation 3 of these regulati ons.,
4o i,,', 0 pewe shall JILgort:
::' ,(a) citru plants (Citrus Opp.)
i '!; (b) Cocout plants (C oc os nucife~ra L. )
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(a) Fruits or vegetableu, except fruits oat Tegetabl 9'
ported direct from the United Kingdom, Irelan&, the R .:
Dominion of Canada, the Umited States of America or, .
provided a certificate of introduction is granted. bT
the Director of Agriculture after inspection, tfr .
Jamaioa., (Subject to prescribed conditions, Import" -
tlons of certain vegetables from Guatesla, Hondtura
ama U Blvaaor are auttnorizea.) :
(d) Tobacco seed (Nicotiana tabacum L.), cotton plants ,
(Goas2yium epp. ),s-ugaroane plants (Socharwa offloluarMa.
or tomato seed (Ly opera icum esoulentum L.), except un
a license Issued, by the Director of Agriculture.
(e) Banana plants or any plants of Musa Spp.
(f) Earth or soil or dung of any description or any IPa.: :
plant not specifically mentioned in these regulate a0W _
any package used. in connection with any such lIving*|
unless a certificate of introduction is granted by tht A'.NBHq"!'
Director of Agriculture. . .
Disinfection May Be Required S
5. The Officer issuing any certificate of introduction or
under these regulations may attach thereto such coaditi0n a q& .
disinfection as he may consider necessary. I'F,
Plants, fruits and vegetables imported by the Director of .
Agriculture for the use of the Department of Agriculture ao....'...:: i,
by the Director of Agriculture for other experimental puprp9i
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Dried, canned., candied or other processed fruit.
Irish potatoes (Solanum tuberosum L.)
Dried beans, peas and cereal grains.
Canned and processed vegetables.
Vegetable seeds other than tomato seeds.
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