§ 44-19-101 Short title
§ 44-19-102 Legislative declaration
§ 44-19-103 Chapter definitions
§ 44-19-104 Actions not illegal or in restraint of trade
§ 44-19-105 Referendum on assessment authorized
§ 44-19-106 Petition for assessment
§ 44-19-107 Consideration and certification of petition
§ 44-19-108 Filing of petition — Effect of referendum
§ 44-19-109 Conducting of referendum — Voting — Qualifications
§ 44-19-110 Supervision and cost of referendum
§ 44-19-111 Notice of referendum and assessment — Ballots
§ 44-19-112 Distribution of ballots — Declaration of results
§ 44-19-113 Implementation of results — Imposition, notice and disposition of assessment
§ 44-19-114 Tennessee dairy promotion committee
§ 44-19-115 Refund of promotion money
§ 44-19-116 Deposits — Disbursements
§ 44-19-117 Investments — Use of funds
§ 44-19-118 Change or termination of assessment — Petition — Referendum
§ 44-19-119 Reports — Information — Audits
§ 44-19-120 Promulgation of rules and regulations
§ 44-19-121 Orders and injunctions restraining violations — Unpaid assessments
§ 44-19-122 Termination of assessments and chapter

Terms Used In Tennessee Code > Title 44 > Chapter 19

  • Agriculture: means :

    (i) The land, buildings and machinery used in the commercial production of farm products and nursery stock. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105

  • Code: includes the Tennessee Code and all amendments and revisions to the code and all additions and supplements to the code. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • Department: means the department of agriculture. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • Milk: means milk from cows and all of its natural components, sweet cream, sour cream, skim milk, flavored milk, buttermilk, condensed or concentrated, whole, low fat, or skim milk for use in milk products of every kind and description. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • Month: means a calendar month. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Person: means any individual, corporation, partnership, association, cooperative or other business entity. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Producer: means every person in the state of Tennessee who produces milk or cream from cows and thereafter causes the same to be marketed as milk, cream or other milk and dairy products who has been issued and possesses a valid current producer's permit or certification, issued by the department. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • Purchaser: means any handler, dealer or processor who purchases or receives milk and milk products from producers on a commercial basis. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • Referendum: means any voting procedure under which affected producers may, by secret ballot, vote for or against an assessment authorized by this chapter. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • signed: includes a mark, the name being written near the mark and witnessed, or any other symbol or methodology executed or adopted by a party with intention to authenticate a writing or record, regardless of being witnessed. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Tennessee dairy promotion committee: means a statewide committee appointed by the commissioner established pursuant to this chapter. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • Vote: means to cast a ballot in a referendum. See Tennessee Code 44-19-103
  • written: includes printing, typewriting, engraving, lithography, and any other mode of representing words and letters. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105