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Food and Agricultural Code - FAC

DIVISION 7. AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS, LIVESTOCK REMEDIES, AND COMMERCIAL FEEDS [12500 - 15340]

  ( Division 7 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

CHAPTER 6. Commercial Feed [14901 - 15103]

  ( Chapter 6 repealed and added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275. )

ARTICLE 2. Definitions [14921 - 14939]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275. )

14921.
  

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

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14923.
  

“Animal” means any animal, including birds, except a human being.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14924.
  

“Board” means the Feed Inspection Advisory Board.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14925.
  

“Commercial feed” includes all materials which are intended for use as feed or for mixing in feed except preparations which are manufactured and distributed for feeding to domestic pets, such as dogs, cats, and birds.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14926.
  

“Consumer-buyer” means any person not licensed under this chapter who purchases commerical feed from a manufacturer or distributor of such feed for use in feeding animals.

(Amended by Stats. 1979, Ch. 871.)

14927.
  

“Distribute” means to offer for sale, sell, exchange or barter.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14928.
  

“Drug” means any substance which is intended, or represented, for use in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of any disease in any animal, and any other substance, except feed, which is intended to affect the structure or any function of the body of any animal.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14929.
  

“Feed ingredient” means each of the constituent substances making up a formula feed.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14930.
  

“Formula feed” means two or more feed ingredients, proportioned, mixed, and processed according to specifications.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14931.
  

“Label” means a display of written, printed, or graphic matter upon, or affixed to, the container in which a commerical feed is distributed, or on the invoice or delivery slip which accompanies a commercial feed.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14932.
  

“Licensee” means a person that has obtained a license pursuant to the provisions of this chapter.

(Repealed and added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14933.
  

“Manufacture” means to grind, mix, or further process a commerical feed.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14934.
  

“Medicated feeds” means commerical feeds that contain drugs.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14935.
  

“Medicated feed premixes” means a concentrated combination of one or more substances, at least one of which is a drug, which must be diluted through manufacturing into a medicated feed.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14936.
  

“Percent or percentages” means percentages by weight.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14937.
  

“Person” means any individual, corporation, partnership, limited liability company, trust, association, cooperative association, or any other business unit or organization.

(Amended by Stats. 1994, Ch. 1010, Sec. 127. Effective January 1, 1995.)

14938.
  

“Special mix” means any commercial feed which is manufactured, processed, or mixed pursuant to specifications which are agreed upon by the purchaser and the manufacturer.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

14939.
  

“Ton” means a net weight of 2,000 pounds avoirdupois.

(Added by Stats. 1972, Ch. 1275.)

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