923.53 Seizure of commercial feed lot.

Any lot of commercial feed not in compliance with sections 923.41 to 923.55 of the Revised Code or any rule adopted under those sections is subject to seizure on complaint of the director of agriculture to a court of competent jurisdiction in the county in which the commercial feed is located. The court, upon a finding that the commercial feed is in violation of sections 923.41 to 923.55 of the Revised Code or any rule adopted under those sections, shall order the condemnation of the commercial feed and it shall be disposed of in a manner consistent with the quality of the feed and the laws of this state. The court shall not order the condemnation of the commercial feed without first giving the manufacturer or distributor an opportunity to reprocess or relabel the feed to bring it into compliance with sections 923.41 to 923.55 of the Revised Code and the rules adopted under those sections.

Effective Date: 07-27-1990