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Food and Agricultural Code - FAC

DIVISION 12. POULTRY, RABBITS, EGGS, AND EGG PRODUCTS [24501 - 27690]

  ( Division 12 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

PART 1. POULTRY AND RABBITS [24501 - 25151]

  ( Part 1 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

CHAPTER 3. Poultry Meat Inspection for Wholesomeness [24951 - 25151]

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

ARTICLE 2. General Provisions [24991 - 24997]
  ( Article 2 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

24991.
  

The director shall adopt regulations for carrying out this chapter.

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

24992.
  

The regulations may include standards for poultry meat food products. The standards shall conform, so far as possible, to the standards which are adopted by the United States Department of Agriculture that pertain to the preparation and processing of poultry meat food products and the poultry meat which is used in such products.

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

24993.
  

The director shall furnish to each person that holds a license which is issued pursuant to this chapter, or that makes an application for a license, a copy of the regulations.

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

24994.
  

The director may bring an action to enjoin the violation or threatened violation of any provision of this chapter or the regulations which are adopted pursuant to it in the superior court in and for the county in which the violation occurred or is about to occur.

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

24995.
  

Any proceeding pursuant to Section 24994 shall conform to the requirements of Chapter 3 (commencing with Section 525), Title 7, Part 2 of the Code of Civil Procedure. The director shall not, however, be required to allege facts necessary to show or tending to show lack of adequate remedy at law or to show or tending to show irreparable damage or loss.

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

24996.
  

The director may inspect, reinspect, or order the reinspection of any poultry meat or poultry meat food product which is being processed or stored in a plant that is licensed under this part. He shall condemn or order the condemnation of any such poultry meat or poultry meat product and poultry meat food product which is found to be unwholesome.

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

24997.
  

If an action of an inspector in condemning any poultry meat or poultry meat product is questioned, appeal by the licensed plant operator may be made to the immediate supervisor of the inspector, and from his or her decision appeal may be made to the Chief of the Bureau of Meat and Poultry Inspection whose decision is final.

(Amended by Stats. 1985, Ch. 699, Sec. 9.)

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