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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 12. Poultry and Fish Supply Lien [57501 - 57545]

  ( Chapter 12 added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1. )

ARTICLE 1. Definitions [57501 - 57507]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1. )

57501.
  

“Eggs or egg” means eggs or egg products as defined in Section 27512, 27513, or 27514.

(Added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1.)

57502.
  

“Feed or materials” means commercial feed, grain, forage, feed ingredients, mineral feed, drugs, poultry or fish health products, customer-formula feed, any mixture or preparation for feeding poultry or fish, any of the constituent nutrients of a poultry or fish ration, or any other food which is used for the feeding of poultry or fish.

(Added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1.)

57503.
  

“Fowl” means chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, and other domesticated birds.

(Added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1.)

57504.
  

“Poultry” means domesticated fowl and domesticated rabbit which is intended for use for human food.

(Added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1.)

57505.
  

“Proceeds” means funds derived from the sale of eggs, poultry, fish, or other products derived from eggs, poultry, or fish payable to the lien debtor. “Proceeds” do not include any of the following:

(a) Deductions for taxes, fees, and assessments.

(b) Funds due or owing egg or poultry processing cooperative associations organized and operating pursuant to Chapter 1 (commencing with Section 54001).

(c) Funds retained by the cooperative association.

(d) Deductions made pursuant to a court order.

(Added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1.)

57506.
  

“Raising or maintaining of poultry or fish” means feeding, housing, caring for, and managing poultry or fish kept or raised for use or profit.

(Added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1.)

57507.
  

“Reasonable or agreed charges” means the agreed price, if any, for the feed and materials sold to the lien debtor, at the lien debtor’s request. If there is no agreed price or a method for determining price which is agreed upon, “reasonable or agreed charges” means the reasonable value of the feed or materials as of the date of delivery.

(Added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1502, Sec. 1.)

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