2019 Georgia Code
Title 4 - Animals
Chapter 9 - Biologicals Permits
§ 4-9-7. Prohibited acts

Universal Citation: GA Code § 4-9-7 (2019)
  • The following acts and the procurement, causing, aiding, or abetting of such acts within this state are prohibited:
    • (1) The manufacture, sale, delivery, holding or offering for sale, or storage of any biologicals that are adulterated, mislabeled, or contaminated;

    • (2) The receipt in commerce of biologicals known to be adulterated, mislabeled, or contaminated and the delivery or proffered delivery thereof with like knowledge, whether for pay or otherwise;

    • (3) The willful dissemination of false advertisements concerning any biologicals;

    • (4) The refusal to permit entry or inspection of any premises wherein biologicals are sold, held for sale, or stored and the refusal to permit the taking of a sample of any such biologicals;

    • (5) The giving of a guaranty or undertaking which is false except when such guaranty or undertaking is given by a person who relied on a guaranty or undertaking to the same effect signed by and containing the name and address of a manufacturer, producer, distributor, or sales outlet holding a permit from the department and from whom he received the biologicals in good faith;

    • (6) The removal or disposal of detained or embargoed biologicals, except by the Commissioner or his duly authorized agents;

    • (7) The adulteration, mutilation, destruction, obliteration, or removal of the whole or any part of the labeling of any biologicals or the doing of any other act with respect to biologicals, if such act is done while such biologicals are held for sale and results in such biologicals being misbranded; and

    • (8) The use on the labels of any biologicals or in any advertisement of any biologicals of any representation or suggestion that such biologicals have been approved by the department.


Ga. L. 1965, p. 177, § 12; Ga. L. 1966, p. 334, § 11.

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