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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 4. EGGS AND EGG PRODUCTS [27501 - 27690]

  ( Part 4 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

CHAPTER 1. Eggs [27501 - 27690]

  ( Chapter 1 repealed and added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1009. )

ARTICLE 13. Ungraded Eggs [27651 - 27652]
  ( Article 13 added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1009. )

27651.
  

It is unlawful for any person to sell to any retailer, consumer, or institution consumer, any eggs which are ungraded as to quality and size, except that the director, upon the written application of any producer, may find and proclaim that an emergency exists which prevents the normal marketing of eggs by the applicant and other producers in the same area.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1009.)

27652.
  

During an emergency which is proclaimed pursuant to Section 27651, producers in the area in which the emergency has been proclaimed to exist may sell to any retailer, consumer, or institution consumer, eggs which were produced upon the premises of the producers which are ungraded as to size and quality, and any retailer may sell such eggs to any consumer or institution consumer. Each container of eggs which is so sold and all invoices which relate to the eggs shall both:

(a) Be clearly marked “emergency, ungraded.”

(b) Bear the name and address of the producer.

(Added by Stats. 1971, Ch. 1009.)

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