2020 Code of Alabama
Title 6 - Civil Practice.
Chapter 5 - Actions.
Article 32 - Action for Disparagement of Food Product or Commodity.
Section 6-5-620 - Statement of Legislative Intent.
Statement of legislative intent.
The Legislature hereby finds, determines, and declares that the production of agricultural and aquacultural food products and commodities constitute an important and significant portion of the state economy and that it is imperative to protect the vitality of the agricultural and aquacultural economy for the citizens of this state by providing a cause of action for producers to recover damages for the disparagement of any perishable product or commodity.
(Acts 1993, 1st Ex. Sess., No. 93-892, p. 175, §1.)