2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 4 - AGRICULTURE AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS
Section 4:9-15.36 - Seizure and disposal of deficient products
4:9-15.36. Seizure and disposal of deficient products
Any lot of commercial fertilizer or soil conditioner which is in violation of this act shall be subject to seizure on complaint of the State Board of Agriculture to a court of competent jurisdiction in the area in which said product is located. In the event the court finds the product to be in violation of this act and orders the condemnation of said product, it shall be disposed of in any manner consistent with the quality of the product and the laws of the State:
Provided, that in no instance shall the disposition of said commercial fertilizer or soil conditioner be ordered by the court without first affording the owner an opportunity to apply to the court for release of the product or for permission to process or relabel the product to bring it into compliance with this act.
L.1970, c. 66, s. 36.