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Food and Agricultural Code - FAC

DIVISION 20. PROCESSORS, STORERS, DEALERS, AND DISTRIBUTORS OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS [54001 - 57700]

  ( Division 20 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

CHAPTER 1. Nonprofit Cooperative Associations [54001 - 54294]

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

ARTICLE 1. Definitions [54001 - 54004]
  ( Article 1 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

54001.
  

Unless the context otherwise requires, the definitions in this article govern the construction of this chapter.

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

54002.
  

“Association” means any corporation which is organized pursuant to this chapter. An association shall be deemed incorporated pursuant to this chapter, or organized pursuant to this chapter and shall be deemed a producer of a product within the meaning of this chapter, if it is functioning under, or is subject to, the provisions of this chapter, irrespective of whether it was originally incorporated pursuant to such provisions or was incorporated under other provisions.

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

54003.
  

“Member” includes members of associations without capital stock and holders of common stock in associations which are organized with shares of stock.

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

54004.
  

“Product” includes any horticultural, viticultural, aquacultural, forestry, dairy, livestock, poultry, bee, or farm product.

(Amended by Stats. 1995, Ch. 810, Sec. 13. Effective January 1, 1996.)

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