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Food and Agricultural Code - FAC

DIVISION 17. FRUIT, NUT, AND VEGETABLE STANDARDS [42501 - 49014]

  ( Division 17 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

CHAPTER 2. General Provisions [42651 - 43100]

  ( Chapter 2 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

ARTICLE 10. Shippers and Transporters [42911 - 42912]
  ( Article 10 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

42911.
  

Any person, forwarding company, or common carrier may decline to ship or transport any fruits, nuts, or vegetables if it is notified by any enforcing officer of this division, that such products are found to be delivered for shipment in violation of this division.

Any such person, forwarding company, or common carrier may reserve the right, in any receipt, bill of lading, or other writing which is given to the consignor, to reject for shipment and to return to the consignor or hold at the expense and risk of the consignor all fruits, nuts, or vegetables, which upon inspection are found to be delivered for shipment in violation of this division.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

42912.
  

A carrier which is subject to the jurisdiction of the Public Utilities Commission that transports any fruits, nuts, or vegetables in the ordinary course of its business as a carrier shall not be deemed to be in violation of any provision of this division, unless such carrier shall willfully fail or refuse to stop the transportation of any fruits, nuts, or vegetables with reasonable dispatch after being notified in writing by any enforcing officer of this division that such products are found to be delivered for shipment in violation of this division.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

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