H.B. 1095 May 23, 2012 HOUSE PRINCIPAL CLERK
May 23, 2012
HOUSE PRINCIPAL CLERK
HOUSE DRH11279-RFz-10 (04/18)
Short Title: Small Farm Profitability/Egg Sales.
Representatives Bradley and Dixon (Primary Sponsors).
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
AN ACT to increase small farm profitability by increasing the exemption for sales of ungraded eggs, as recommended by the House select committee on agricultural regulations.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
SECTION 1. G.S. 106‑245.15 reads as rewritten:
"§ 106‑245.15. Designation of grade and class on containers required; conformity with designation; exemption.
No person shall market to consumers, institutional consumers
or retailers or expose for that purpose any eggs unless there is clearly
designated therewith on the container the grade and size or weight class
established in accordance with the provisions of this Article and such eggs
shall conform to the designated grade and size or weight class (except when
sold on contract to a United States governmental agency); provided, however, a
producer marketing eggs of his own production shall be exempt from this section
when such marketing occurs on the premises where the eggs are produced,
processed, or when ungraded sales do not exceed
30 150 dozen per
SECTION 2. This act is effective when it becomes law.