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Business and Professions Code - BPC

DIVISION 8. SPECIAL BUSINESS REGULATIONS [18400 - 22949.51]

  ( Division 8 added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 44. )

CHAPTER 22.4. Food Delivery Platforms [22598 - 22599]
  ( Chapter 22.4 added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 125, Sec. 2. )

22598.
  

For purposes of this chapter, the following definitions shall apply:

(a) “Food delivery platform” means an online business that acts as an intermediary between consumers and multiple food facilities to submit food orders from a consumer to a participating food facility, and to arrange for the delivery of the order from the food facility to the consumer.

(b) “Food facility” means a food facility, as defined in Section 113789 of the Health and Safety Code.

(Added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 125, Sec. 2. (AB 2149) Effective January 1, 2021.)

22599.
  

A food delivery platform shall not arrange for the delivery of an order from a food facility without first obtaining an agreement with the food facility expressly authorizing the food delivery platform to take orders and deliver meals prepared by the food facility.

(Added by Stats. 2020, Ch. 125, Sec. 2. (AB 2149) Effective January 1, 2021.)

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