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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 3. POULTRY [26401 - 27232]

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

CHAPTER 6. California Grown Poultry [27201 - 27232]

  ( Chapter 6 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

ARTICLE 2. Marks and Labels [27231 - 27232]
  ( Article 2 repealed and added by Stats. 1994, Ch. 223, Sec. 4. )

27231.
  

Before being offered for retail sale in this state, poultry meat of poultry that was grown or raised in this state may be advertised, labeled, described, sold, marked, or otherwise held out, with the words “California grown,” or other similar language indicating that the meat is from California grown or raised poultry.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1994, Ch. 223, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1995.)

27232.
  

(a) Poultry meat of poultry that was not grown or raised in this state and packages of that meat shall not be advertised, labeled, described, sold, marked, or otherwise held out as “California grown,” or in any way as to imply that the meat is from California grown or raised poultry.

(b) It is unlawful for any person to violate this section.

(c) A violation of this section constitutes an unfair and unlawful business act or practice under Section 17200 of the Business and Professions Code, and a false or misleading statement under Section 17500 of the Business and Professions Code.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1994, Ch. 223, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1995.)

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