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Act 91 of 1915
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Act 91 of 1915

AN ACT to provide for the investigation and improvement of marketing conditions and establishing the office of market director and prescribing the duties and powers thereof; and to prescribe penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act.

History: 1915, Act 91, Eff. Aug. 24, 1915 ;-- Am. 1937, Act 322, Eff. Oct. 29, 1937

© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 285.31SectionInvestigation of market conditions; director and employes.
Section 285.32SectionDirector; duties, powers, assistance to cooperative associations.
Section 285.32aSection“Farm product” defined; permissive grading system; compliance with MCL 289.701 et seq. and MCL 290.601 et seq.
Section 285.32bSectionIdentification of farm product as meeting certain grade; use of specific market name or logo; identification of tomatoes; definitions.
Section 285.32cSectionRepresentations on face of container; overfacing container as violation of act.
Section 285.33SectionDirector; information to producers.
Section 285.34SectionDirector; cooperation with United States; auction markets.
Section 285.35SectionDirector; schedule of fees, basis, deposit to general fund.
Section 285.36SectionDirector; bulletins, contents, publication.
Section 285.37SectionDirector; transportation delays, report; violation of laws; food spoilage; prevention of waste.
Section 285.38SectionCommissioner of agriculture; inspection, certificates; exception.
Section 285.39SectionViolation of act; misdemeanor.
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