Sections
§ 1501 Definitions 3
§ 1502 Label requirements — Agricultural, vegetable and flower seeds 3
§ 1503 Same — Tree and shrub seeds 3
§ 1504 Prohibitions 3
§ 1505 Records 3
§ 1506 Exemptions 3
§ 1507 Duties and authority of the Department 3
§ 1508 Seizure 3
§ 1509 Injunction without bond 3
§ 1510 Violations and prosecutions 3
§ 1511 Enforcing agency 3
§ 1512 Delegation of duties 3

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 3 > Chapter 15

  • Advertisement: means all representations, other than those on the label, disseminated in any manner or by any means, relating to seed within the scope of this chapter. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Agricultural seed: includes the seeds of grass, forage, cereal, and fiber crops and other kinds of seeds commonly recognized within this State as agricultural seeds, lawn seeds and mixes of such seeds, and may include noxious weed seeds when the Department determines that such seed is being used as agricultural seed. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Certifying agency: means :

    a. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110

  • Flower seeds: includes seeds of herbaceous plants grown for their blooms, ornamental foliage or other ornamental parts, and commonly known and sold under the name of flower seeds in this State. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Kind: means 1 or more related species or subspecies which singly or collectively is known by 1 common name, for example, corn, oats, alfalfa and timothy. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Labeling: includes all labels, and other written, printed or graphic representations, in any form whatsoever, accompanying or pertaining to any seed whether in bulk or in containers, and includes representations on invoices. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Lot: means a definite quantity of seed identified by a lot number or other mark, every portion or bag of which is uniform within recognized tolerances for the factors which appear in the labeling. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Person: includes any individual, partnership, corporation, company, society or association. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Seizure: means a legal process carried out by court order against a definite amount of seed. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Stop sale: means an administrative order provided by law, restraining the sale, use, disposition and movement of a definite amount of seed. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Treated: means that the seed has received an application of a substance, or that it has been subjected to a process for which a claim is made. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Tree and shrub seeds: includes seeds of woody plants commonly known and sold as tree and shrub seeds in this State. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Type: means a group of varieties so nearly similar that the individual varieties cannot be clearly differentiated except under special conditions. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Variety: means a subdivision of a kind characterized by growth, yield, plant, fruit, seed, or other characteristics, by which it can be differentiated from other plants of the same kind. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Vegetable seeds: includes the seeds of those crops which are grown in gardens or truck farms and are generally known and sold under the name of vegetable seeds in this State. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110
  • Weed seeds: includes the seeds of all plants generally recognized as weeds within this State and includes noxious weed seeds. See Delaware Code Title 7 Sec. 4110