§ 4-8-1 Definitions
§ 4-8-2 License required — Application
§ 4-8-3 Issuance of license — Terms
§ 4-8-4 Proof of financial security
§ 4-8-5 Statements of defaulted claims against licensees
§ 4-8-6 Action to determine amounts due creditors of licensees
§ 4-8-7 Liability of sureties
§ 4-8-8 Statement of disbursements — Additional bonds
§ 4-8-9 Schedule of prices — Accounts of purchases
§ 4-8-10 Record of transactions — Periodical statements to sellers
§ 4-8-11 Applications for investigation
§ 4-8-12 Investigative powers of director
§ 4-8-13 Adjustments and hearings on complaints
§ 4-8-14 Grounds for denial or revocation of license
§ 4-8-15 Judicial review of decisions refusing or revoking licenses
§ 4-8-16 Penalties for violations
§ 4-8-17 Disposition of fines
§ 4-8-18 Employment of help by director — Expenses
§ 4-8-19 Other laws preserved — Producers exempt

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 4-8

  • Advertise: means all representations disseminated in any manner or by any means, other than by labeling, for the purpose of inducing, or which are likely to induce, directly or indirectly, the purchase of frozen desserts and/or frozen dessert mixes. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • Closed package: when used in this chapter means a barrel, box, basket, or other container the contents of which cannot be sufficiently inspected without opening it or removing any kind of cover or lid to expose the surface contents to view. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-18-1.
  • Cold storage eggs: as used in this chapter means eggs that have been artificially cooled for thirty (30) days or more at or below a temperature of forty degrees Fahrenheit (40° F. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-17-11.
  • Director of health: means the director of health of Rhode Island. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • Frozen dessert mix: means any unfrozen mixture that can be used in the manufacture of frozen desserts or freezer milk shakes and substitutes or imitations of them offered for sale or resale. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • Frozen dessert plant: means any building, establishment, place, or premises or any part of it where frozen desserts and/or frozen dessert mixes are manufactured into a form for distribution, and any building, establishment, place, or premises or any part of it where equipment for the manufacture of frozen desserts and/or frozen dessert mixes is washed, sterilized, kept, or maintained. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • grades: means the standards for potatoes established by the United States Department of Agriculture and promulgated by the director of environmental management as the official grades of potatoes for Rhode Island under the authority of § 21-20-5. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-19-1.
  • in writing: include printing, engraving, lithographing, and photo-lithographing, and all other representations of words in letters of the usual form. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-16.
  • Labeling: means all labels and other written, printed, or graphic matter: (i) upon a frozen dessert and/or frozen dessert mix or any of its container or wrappers, or (ii) accompanying such products. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • Manufacture: means assemble, process, prepare, produce, and/or convert. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • milk gathering station: as used in this chapter , includes an established office where the business of buying milk or cream, as provided in this chapter, is carried on, with or without a place or premises in connection with the business for the physical handling of milk or cream. See Rhode Island General Laws 4-8-1.
  • Misleading: means that if an article is alleged to be misbranded because the labeling is misleading, or if an advertisement is alleged to be false because it is misleading, then in determining whether the labeling or advertisement is misleading, there shall be taken into account (among other things) not only representations made or suggested by statement, work, design, device, sound, or in any combination of them, but also the extent to which the labeling or advertisement fails to reveal facts material in the light of the representations or material with respect to consequences which may result from the use of the article to which the labeling or advertisement relates under the conditions of use prescribed in the labeling or advertisement thereof or under any conditions of use that are customary or usual. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • oath: includes affirmation; the word "sworn" includes affirmed; and the word "engaged" includes either sworn or affirmed. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-11.
  • person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6.
  • Person: includes one or more individuals, a firm, partnership, corporation, or association. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • persons: as used in this chapter includes individuals, corporations, companies, societies, and associations. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-19-1.
  • Plainly and conspicuously: means that the lettering used to convey information required by law on containers shall be legible enough so as not to be obscured by other markings or illustrations used. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-19-1.
  • Sale: means any and every transaction including the barter, dispensing, distributing, delivering, serving, giving away, offer for sale, exposing, storing, or any other possession of frozen desserts and/or frozen dessert mixes by any person whether as principal, proprietor, agent, servant, or employee where the products are subject to transfer to another person. See Rhode Island General Laws 21-9-1.
  • town: may be construed to include city; the words "town council" include city council; the words "town clerk" include city clerk; the words "ward clerk" include clerk of election district; the words "town treasurer" include city treasurer; and the words "town sergeant" include city sergeant. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-9.
  • United States: include the several states and the territories of the United States. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-8.