California Food and Agricultural Code Section 12978.7

CA Food & Agri Code § 12978.7 (2017)  

(a) Except as provided in subdivision (d), the use of any pesticide that contains one or more of the following anticoagulants is prohibited in a wildlife habitat area:

(1) Brodifacoum.

(2) Bromadiolone.

(3) Difenacoum.

(4) Difethialone.

(b) As used in subdivision (a), a “wildlife habitat area” means any state park, state wildlife refuge, or state conservancy.

(c) State agencies are directed to encourage federal agencies to comply with subdivision (a).

(d) This section does not apply to the use of pesticides for agricultural activities, as defined in Section 564.

(e) This section does not preempt or supersede any federal statute or the authority of any federal agency.

(Added by Stats. 2014, Ch. 475, Sec. 1. (AB 2657) Effective January 1, 2015.)

Last modified: October 25, 2018