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FORMERLY SENATE BILL NO. 355

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 87,TITLE 3 OF THE DELAWARE CODE TO PROVIDE FOR THE LICENSING OF OFFICIAL ESTABLISHMENTS IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE MEAT AND POULTRY PRODUCTS INSPECTION ACT.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. Amend Section 8706, Chapter 87, Title 3 of the Delaware Code, by adding a Subsection (o) which shall read as follows:

(o) Every person who owns or operates an official establishment or other facility covered under this Act, shall obtain a license. Application for a license to be obtained from the Department of Agriculture and submitted to the Department with the payment of a $10.00 (ten dollar) fee. All fees shall be forwarded to the State Treasurer. The license shall be for the fiscal year ending June 30, and shall be renewed annually thereafter. A license may be denied at the time of application or revoked if the official establishment is found violating any section of this Act or rules and regulations of the Department.

Approved June 28, 1971.