Link to an amendment published at 82 FR 1029
, Jan. 4, 2017.
This amendment was delayed to Mar. 21, 2017, at 82 FR 8499
, Jan. 26, 2017.
This amendment was further delayed until May 22, 2017, at 82 FR 14324
, Mar. 20, 2017.
This amendment was further delayed until June 5, 2017, at 82 FR 23148
, May 22, 2017.
This amendment was further delayed until May 22, 2018, at 82 FR 25529
, June 2, 2017.
(a) Certified applicators whose activities indicate a supervisory role must demonstrate a practical knowledge of Federal and State supervisory requirements, including labeling, regarding the application of restricted use pesticides by noncertified applicators.
The availability of the certified applicator
must be directly related to the hazard of the situation. In many situations, where the certified applicator
is not required to be physically present, “direct supervision” shall include verifiable instruction to the competent person
, as follows: (1) Detailed guidance for applying the pesticide
properly, and (2) provisions for contacting the certified applicator
in the event he is needed. In other situations, and as required by the label, the actual physical presence of a certified applicator
may be required when application is made by a noncertified applicator