§ 39-25-10 Short title
§ 39-25-20 Definitions
§ 39-25-30 Prohibited acts
§ 39-25-35 Exception to prohibited acts
§ 39-25-40 Injunctions
§ 39-25-50 Penalties; effect of guaranty from supplier of article; liability of advertising media
§ 39-25-60 Procedure for embargo and condemnation of adulterated or misbranded article; condemnation of poisonous perishable foods
§ 39-25-70 Duty of solicitors and Attorney General; notice of contemplated criminal proceedings
§ 39-25-80 Minor violations of chapter
§ 39-25-90 Application of definitions and standards adopted under Federal act
§ 39-25-100 Food deemed adulterated
§ 39-25-110 Food deemed misbranded
§ 39-25-115 Finding of contamination; regulations for temporary period to protect public health; access to factories for inspection
§ 39-25-120 Promulgation of regulations containing exemptions for food from labeling requirement; effect of Federal regulations
§ 39-25-130 Unsafe additives; authority of Commissioner to prescribe tolerances for additives and pesticide chemicals
§ 39-25-140 Cosmetic deemed adulterated
§ 39-25-150 Cosmetic deemed misbranded
§ 39-25-160 Labeling and packaging of consumer commodities
§ 39-25-170 Advertisement deemed false
§ 39-25-180 Promulgation of regulations; hearings; adoption of Federal regulations
§ 39-25-190 Authority to enter and inspect premises and copy records; reports; analysis of samples
§ 39-25-200 Publication of judgments and orders and other information
§ 39-25-210 Persons subject to inspection pursuant to this chapter; registration requirements; exceptions; annual renewal; civil and criminal penalties

Terms Used In South Carolina Code > Title 39 > Chapter 25

  • agricultural products: shall include horticultural, viticultural, forestry, dairy, livestock, poultry, bee and any other farm products;

    (2) The term "member" shall include actual members of associations without capital stock and holders of common stock in associations organized with capital stock; and

    (3) The term "association" means any corporation organized under this chapter. See South Carolina Code 33-47-20
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • association: means any corporation organized under this chapter. See South Carolina Code 33-47-20
  • Clerk of court: An officer appointed by the court to work with the chief judge in overseeing the court's administration, especially to assist in managing the flow of cases through the court and to maintain court records.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • member: means each incorporator of a cooperative and each person admitted to and retaining membership therein and shall include a husband and wife admitted to joint membership;

    (3) "articles of incorporation" includes the articles of conversion of a converted corporation;

    (4) "commission" means the South Carolina Public Service Commission;

    (5) "corridor" means the area within 300 feet of an electric supplier's distribution lines as described in Act 432 of 1969. See South Carolina Code 33-49-20
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagor: The person who pledges property to a creditor as collateral for a loan and who receives the money.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes any natural person, firm, association, corporation, business trust, partnership, federal agency, state or political subdivision or agency thereof, or any body politic;

    (2) "member" means each incorporator of a cooperative and each person admitted to and retaining membership therein and shall include a husband and wife admitted to joint membership;

    (3) "articles of incorporation" includes the articles of conversion of a converted corporation;

    (4) "commission" means the South Carolina Public Service Commission;

    (5) "corridor" means the area within 300 feet of an electric supplier's distribution lines as described in Act 432 of 1969. See South Carolina Code 33-49-20
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Temporary restraining order: Prohibits a person from an action that is likely to cause irreparable harm. This differs from an injunction in that it may be granted immediately, without notice to the opposing party, and without a hearing. It is intended to last only until a hearing can be held.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.