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Food and Agricultural Code - FAC

DIVISION 10. CATTLE PROTECTION [20001 - 22086]

  ( Division 10 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )
  

CHAPTER 3. Enforcement [20401 - 20471]

  ( Chapter 3 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )
  

ARTICLE 2. Inspectors and Other Peace Officers [20432 - 20440]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

  
20438.  

Any inspector or peace officer may stop any conveyance which is transporting any animal, hide, carcass, or portion of a carcass on any public thoroughfare for the purpose of making an investigation and may take possession of the animal, hide, carcass, or portion of a carcass and hold it for not to exceed 30 days pending an investigation.

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