(1) All ginseng dealers shall file with the
department during the period from September 1st through March 31st monthly
reports (purchase records) of all purchases of ginseng. The reports shall be
submitted on forms which are provided by the Department. The reports shall
include but shall not be limited to, the amount of ginseng purchased, whether
it was wild or cultivated, whether it was green (fresh) or dry, the county or
counties from which the ginseng was collected, and the dates on which it was
collected and purchased. Reports will cover from the 1st day of the previous
month to the last day of the previous month for the entire period from
September 1st through March 31st. The reports shall be due no later than the
last day of the month following the report period, the first report being due
(2) All ginseng
dealers shall file with the Department an annual report on or before April 30th
of each year, and it shall be submitted on forms provided by the Department.
The annual report shall include, but shall not be limited to the amount, by
weight, of all ginseng purchased and sold from April 1st of the previous year
through March 31st of the current year, the county or counties from which the
ginseng was collected, whether the ginseng was wild or cultivated, and the
average price per pound paid for the ginseng.
Tenn. Comp. R. &
Original rule filed
November 14, 1983; effective February 13, 1984. Amendment filed July 29, 1988;
effective October 29, 1988. Repeal and new rule filed December 13, 2012;
effective March 13, 2013.
Authority: T.C.A. §§
62-28-101 et seq., 70-8-201 et
seq. and 4-5-201 et seq.