38-12A SEED STANDARDS AND LABELING
SEED STANDARDS AND LABELING
Definition of terms.
Label required for containers of agricultural seeds--Contents.
Label required for containers of lawn and turf seed--Contents.
Label required for containers of vegetable seeds in planting devices--Contents.
Label required for containers of flower seeds or flower seeds in planting devices--Contents.
Label required for containers of tree and shrub seeds--Contents--Exception.
Contents of label for treated seed.
Seed sold in bulk--Display of label on container--Customer copy--Exception.
Seed test to determine label information.
Exceptions to labeling requirements.
Seed dealers permit required--Exception--Expiration--Fee.
Seed fund established--Purpose--Appropriations.
Contents of advertisement by person excepted from seed permit.
Records of seed lots--File samples--Inspection--Use by secretary.
Secretary provided copy of records and access to premises.
Modification, revocation, or refusal to renew permit for violations.
Unlawful sale, offer for sale, or transportation for sale of seed within state--Violation
Additional prohibited acts--Violation as misdemeanor.
Additional civil penalty.
Powers of secretary.
Promulgation of rules by secretary.
Right of consumer to submit claim to arbitration.
Right of seedsman, seed producer, or seed dealer to submit claim to arbitration--Statutes of limitations and legal proceedings tolled.
Filing of complaint against seedsman, seed producer, or seed dealer--Time limitation--Filing of answer.
Referring of complaint to arbitration committee--Discontinuation of investigation.
Appointment of committee members--Election of chairman and secretary.
Purpose of committee--Nonbinding report--Evidence in litigation.
Session called by secretary or upon direction of chairman.
Investigation by committee--Recommendation--Hearings.
Investigation by majority of committee directed by chairman--Summary.
Members not compensated--Reimbursement for expenses.
Federal permits for introduction of organisms and products produced through genetic
engineering authorized for use in state.