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these compartments thus created shall have a cubical capacity of not to exceed twenty-four hundred cubic inches.' (1949) Sec. 601.87. Same: Use of cleats on boxes.
The height of the end heads and the center partition of field boxes shall in no case be increased more than one and one-fourth inches by the addition of cleats or any similar addition to the height so that the total height of said boxes from the inside bottom to the top of said cleats shall not exceed fourteen and one-fourth inches. It is unlawful to place cleats or any other device or thing on the bottom or top, other than herein provided, of any standard cítrus field box whereby the space between the field boxes when stacked will be greater than the space that exists between such standard field boxes as herein defined.  Sec. 601.88. Same: Oversized boxes to be stamped.
It is unlawful to use any field box that exceeds the total capacity of forty-nine hundred cubic inches in the purchase, sale, or handling of oranges, grapefruit, tangerines, or limes by a citrus fruit dealer from or for a grower, unless all field boxes exceeding this dimension shall have plainly stamped on both ends of the box in letters of the dimension of one inch in height and width the words “over size.” (1949)
] Sec. 601.111. Penalties for violations.
Any person violating any provision of this chapter (Secs. 601.1-601.112], or of the rules or regulations of the commission (Florida Citrus Commission], or of the commissioner fof agriculture shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and be punished by fine of not exceeding one thousand dollars, or imprisonment not exceeding one year, or by both such fine and imprisonment in the discretion of the court. (1949) Sec. 601.112. Exemption.
The provisions of this chapter (Secs. 601.1601.112] shall not apply to any citrus products heretofore processed or which may be processed prior
to August 1, 1949, from the 1948-49 citrus crop. [1949) Statutes Annotated, Vol. 22, Title 44, Ch. 865—
False Packing. Sec. 865.04. Penalty.
Whoever fraudulently puts into barrel, bale of cotton, cask or other package of sugar, rice or pork, or any other article of provisions, any dirt, rubbish or other thing, shall be punished by fine not exceeding one thousand dollars. (1832] Statutes Annotated, Vol. 22, Title 44, Ch. 817–
False Advertising. Sec. 817.06. Unlawful acts.
No person shall with intent to sell or in any wise dispose of merchandise, securities, service or anything offered by such person, directly or indirectly, to the public, for sale or distribution, or with intent to increase the consumption thereof, or with intent to induce the public in any manner to enter into any obligation relating thereto, or to acquire title thereto, or any interest therein, knowingly or intentionally make, publish, disseminate, circulate or place before the public, or cause, directly or indirectly, to be made, published, disseminated or circulated or placed before the public in this state in a newspaper or other publication or in the form of a book, notice, handbill, poster, bill, circular, pamphlet or letter or in any other way, an advertisement of any sort regarding such merchandise, securities, service or anything so offered to the public which advertisement contains any assertion, representation or statement which is untrue, deceptive or misleading.  Sec. 817.07. Same: Penalty.
Any person found guilty of a violation of Sec. 817.06 shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be punished by fine not exceeding two hundred dollars or imprisonment not exceeding ninety days. 
Code Annotated, Book 2, Title 5, Part III, Ch. 5-8
Pago Sec. 5-801 Rules and regulations
236 5-802 Marking requirements
236 5-803 Enforcement; right of entry; deputies; right to halt shipments
236 5-804 Prima facie evidence
236 5-805 Dealers protected by inspection
236 5-806 Restriction of sales
Code Annotated, Book 30, Title 112, Ch. 112-1-
Pago Sec. 112-101 Bushel weights; cord of tan bark..
230 112-102 Seal
230 112-103 Seller to have weights and measures sealed; penalty
230 112-104 Procedure upon complaint for deficient weights and measures
231 112-105 County standards
231 112-106 Same: Notice of procurement
231 112-107 Standards of weights and measures 231 112-108 Rules and regulations
231 112-109 Powers and duties of enforcement officers 231 112-110 Exception regarding prosecutions
231 112-111 Sale of commodities; "original package" defined
231 112-112 Approval, condemnation, seizure and de
struction of weights and measures 232 112-113 Removal of tag unlawful..
232 112-114 Powers and duties of deputies and inspec
232 112-115 Public utility corporations exempted 232 Code Annotated, Book 30, Title 112, Ch. 112—99%
Penalties for Violations of Weights and Measures
Law Sec. 112–9901 Selling by false weights and measures 232 112-9902 Penalty for violation of Secs. 112-107 to 112-115
237 237 237
Code Annotated, Book 2, Title 5, Part XXX, Ch. 5–99—
Penalties for Violations of Title 5 Sec. 5-9907 Weighing cotton or other produce without oath
238 5-9908 Unauthorized deduction for bagging and ties from weight of cotton
238 5-9910 Illegal charge for weighing cotton; scope of section
238 5-9913 Marking requirement for bales of cottonseed hulls
239 5-9928 Violation of Chapter 5–8 relating to closed packages of apples
239 5-9931 Violating fertilizer laws
239 5-9937 Violation of Chapter 5–15, relating to insecticides and fungicides
239 5–9941 Fraudulent brands on naval stores
239 5-9949 Violations of timber or lumber law.
Code Annotated, Book 2, Title 5, Part II, Ch. 5–5–
Weighing of Cotton, Rice, Etc. Sec. 5-501 Cotton weighers: Oath
234 5_502 Same: Oath to be recorded
235 5-503 Same: Deductions by weigher
235 5-504 Deduction for bagging and ties from weight of cotton
235 5-505 Same: Appointment of public weigher 235 5-506 Same: Appointment of deputies
235 5-507 Same: Fees for weighing; duties; scales to be tested
235 5–508 Same: Removal from office
235 5-509 Tare on rice
236 5-510 Tare on other articles
236 5-511 No deduction for turn of scales, etc. 236 5-512 Regulations by city, town and county authorities
Code Annotated, Book 6, Title 18, Ch. 18—3—Rail
rier; overweights and false billing; pen-
239 18-321 Weigher's oath
239 18-322 Method of weighing cars
239 18–323 Penalty for non-compliance with two preceding sections
Code Annotated, Book 10, Title 26, Part XII, Ch. 26–74
- Cheats Sec. 26–7403 Sale of bread under assize
239 26–7405 Falsely increasing weight of commodities; penalty
239 26_7410 Defrauding and cheating by other means.. 239
Code Annotated, Book 14, Title 42, Ch. 42–1—Food
Page Sec. 42-101 Chief food inspector: Appointment; duties 240
42-106 Rules and regulations for enforcement 240 42-107 Definition of food
240 42-110 When deemed misbranded
240 42-114 Seizure and condemnation
240 42-115 Guaranty protection
240 Code Annotated, Book 14, Title 42, Ch. 42–2–Con
centrated Commercial Feeding Stuffs Sec. 42-201 Definition
240 42-202 Marking requirements; standard packages 240 42-210 Seizure
240 Code Annotated, Book 14, Title 42, Ch. 42—3—Flour,
Grits, and Corn Meal Sec. 42-301 How packed and marked
241 42-302 Standard weight packages
241 42-303 Same: Tolerances
Page Sec. 42-9904 Violation of sections relating to packing, etc. of flour, etc.
242 42-9912 Punishment of dealer in milk products for using unlawful bottles and pipettes
242 42-9917 Violation of Uniform Narcotic Drug Act 242 42-9922 Violation of Chapter 42–2 relating to commercial feeding stuff
242 Code Annotated, Book 14, Title 45, Ch. 45–8—Oysters Sec. 45-812 Marking of oyster containers
243 45-817 Oyster measures; specifications; destruction; penalty
243 Code Annotated, Book 22, Title 73, Ch. 73–1–Paint Sec. 73-101 Enforcement officer; rules and regulations 243 73-102 Definition
243 73-103 Marking requirements
243 73-106 Same: Prima facie evidence
Code Annotated, Book 14, Title 42, Ch. 42—5—Testing
of Milk and Cream Sec. 42-501 Enforcement
241 42-504 Method of test; scales; glassware
241 42-507 Bottles and pipettes: How marked; tests of 241 Code Annotated, Book 14, Title 42, Ch. 42-87"Uni
form Narcotic Drug Act" Sec. 42-811 Marking requirements
242 42-820 Enforcement officer
Code Annotated, Book 22, Title 73, Ch. 73–2–Gasoline
and Oils Sec. 73-201 Appointment of State Oil Chemist
243 73–202 Appointment of oil inspectors..
243 73-220 Inspection of self-measuring pumps; condemnation
243 73-222 Short measure
Code Annotated, Book 14, Title 42, Ch. 42–9, Secs. 42–901 to 42–919—Eggs--
242 Code Annotated, Book 14, Title 42, Ch. 42–99—Penal.
ties for Violations of Title 42 Sec. 42-9901 Misbranded food; penalty
242 42-9902 Failure to stamp weights on sacks of flour and meal
Code Annotated, Book 22, Title 73, Ch. 73–99—Penal.
ties for Violations of Title 73 Sec. 73-9901 Selling deceptively labeled paint
244 73-9902 Violation of petroleum products law.. 24 73–9905 Operating condemned self-measuring gasoline pumps
244 73-9906 Operating short-measure gasoline pumps - 245
73-9907 Misbranding of petroleum products 245 Code Annotated, Book 10, Title 27, Part VI, Ch. 27
25—Misdemeanors Sec. 27-2506 Penalty for misdemeanors
Code Annotated, Book 30, Title 112, Ch. 112-1
Weights and Measures.
The legal weight of the following articles or commodities per bushel shall be as follows:
bushel Apples, dried
47 Beans, white
52 Coal, stone
80 Corn, in the ear
70 Corn, shelled
56 Corn meal, bolted or unbolted
48 Cotton seed
30 Lime, unslacked
57 Peaches, dried (peeled)
38 Peaches, dried (unpeeled)
60 Peas, ground
25 Plastering hair
8 Potatoes, Irish
60 Potatoes, Sweet
55 Rice, rough
56 Seed, Blue-grass
56 Seed, Hemp Seed, Timothy
15 Turnips Wheat
60 Wheat bran
20 Pounds pes
Card Tan bark
2,250 [1880; last amended 1906.
1 See Sec. 112-111, page 231; sale of dry commodities by weight or count. Sec. 112-102. Seal.
For the purpose of marking all weights and measures, the ordinaries shall procure for their respective counties a marking instrument, seal or stamp, which conforms to the standards established by the Congress of the United States, which shall be the standards of this State. [1803; last amended 1839. ] Sec. 112–103.1 Seller to have weights and measures sealed; penalty.
All persons engaged in selling by weights and measures shall apply to the ordinaries of their respective counties and have their weights and measures so marked, and in default thereof shall not collect more than three-fourths of any account, note, or other writing, the consideration of which is any commodity sold by their weights and measures: Provided, that this section shall not apply to any person selling by weights and measures who has applied to the ordinary of his county and found that the county has not been supplied with the necessary standards for testing weights and measures. 
1 See Sec. 5–511, page 236; no deduction for turn of scales. Sec. 112–104.1 Procedure upon complaint for deficient weights and measures.
Any citizen may complain to the ordinary of the deficiency of any weights and measures, whether marked or not, and upon such complaint it shall be the duty of said ordinary to notify the person complained of, and give him the name of the complainant, and specify a day, not more than ten days distant, when he shall submit his weights and measures to the test of the ordinary; and if the complaint is found to be true within the seller's knowledge, he shall be deemed a person selling by false weights and measures, and shall be presented by the grand jury as such, if no person shall appear and prosecute. (1893]
1 See Sec. 112-9901, page 232; punishment for use of false weights or measures. Sec. 112–105. County standards.
The Governor shall procure standards of weights and measures for each county which does not have them, and they, together with the marks provided by the ordinary, shall be kept in his office for the inspection of the citizens.  Sec. 112-106. Same: Notice of procurement.
When such standards are obtained, it is the duty of such ordinary to give sixty days' written notice thereof at the door of the courthouse, and in the public newspaper where the sheriff of the county advertises his sales. (1839) Sec. 112-107. Standards of weights and measures.
The weights and measures received from the United States under joint resolutions of Congress approved June 14, 1836 and July 27, 1866, and/or such new weights and measures as shall be received from the United States as standard weights and measures in addition thereto or in renewal thereof, and/or such weights and measures in conformity therewith as shall be supplied by the State shall, when the same shall have been certified by the National Bureau of Standards, be the State standards of weights and measures.  Sec. 112-108. Rules and regulations.
The State Commissioner of Agriculture shall have and keep a general supervision of the weights and measures, and weighing or measuring devices of
fered for sale, sold, or in use in the State. He shall also have authority to promulgate rules and regulations for enforcement of this law (Secs. 112-107– 112-115], such rules and regulations may include specifications and tolerances for weighing and measuring devices and for package goods put up prior to time of sale.  Sec. 112–109. Powers and duties of enforcement officers.
When not otherwise provided by law the State Commissioner of Agriculture, his deputies or inspectors at his directions, shall have the power, and it shall be his duty to inspect, test, try, and ascertain if they are correct, all weights, measures, and weighing or measuring devices kept, offered, or exposed for sale, sold, or used or employed in proving the size, quantity, extent, area, or measurement of quantities, things, produce, or articles for distribution or consumption purchased or offered or submitted for sale, hire, or award, or in computing any charge for services rendered on the basis of weight or measure, or in determining weight or measure when a charge is made for such determination; and he shall have the power to and shall from time to time weigh or measure and inspect packages or amounts of commodities of whatsoever kind kept for the purpose of sale, offered or exposed for sale, or sold or in the process of delivery, in order to determine whether the same contain the amounts represented, and whether they be offered for sale or sold in a manner in accordance with law. He may for the purpose above mentioned, and in the general performance of his official duties, enter and
go upon, and without formal warrant, any stand, place, building, or premises, or stop any vendor, peddler, junk dealer, coal wagon, ice wagon, delivery wagon, or any person whatsoever, and require him, if necessary, to proceed to some place which the Commissioner of Agriculture, his deputies or inspectors at his directions, may specify, for the purpose of making the proper tests. Whenever the Commissioner of Agriculture, his deputies or inspectors at his directions, find a violation of the statutes relating to weights and measures, he shall cause the violator to be prosecuted.  Sec. 112-110. Exception regarding prosecutions.
There shall be no prosecution under this law [Secs. 112–107–112-115] for any discrepancy between actual weight or volume at the time of sale and the weight marked on the container, if such discrepancy is due to unavoidable leakage, shrinkage, evaporation or waste, or to causes beyond the control of the seller acting in good faith.  Sec. 112-111. Sale of commodities; "original package" defined.
It shall be unlawful to sell, except for immediate consumption on the premises, liquid commodities in any other manner than by weight or liquid measure, or commodities not liquid in any other