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House Bill 1298

House Bill 1298

ARCHIVE (2012)

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DIGEST OF HB 1298 (Updated March 8, 2012 11:55 am - DI 84)

Transportation of food products. Provides that a person who operates a motor vehicle for the transportation of food without complying with health rules or certain health requirements concerning food transportation commits a Class A infraction. Authorizes a law enforcement officer to inspect, detain, and, in certain cases, impound a motor vehicle that does not comply with the health rules. Provides that a health inspector may order the disposal of certain food and the impoundment of noncomplying motor vehicles. Provides that a person who transports food that was ordered disposed commits a Class A misdemeanor. Provides civil immunity for certain individuals enforcing food transportation safety laws.
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