Section 11-47-136

Prohibition of sale, etc., of impure, adulterated, etc., food, drink, etc.; provision for inspections; fees.

All cities and towns of this state shall have the power to prohibit and prevent the gift, barter, sale, or display of impure or adulterated foods and drinks and of diseased or unsound meats or decayed fruits and vegetables or impure, adulterated, unsound, or unwholesome articles of food or drink of any kind and to provide all such inspection laws as may be deemed advisable or necessary and to prescribe and require the payment of all such reasonable fees as may be necessary to defray the expenses of carrying out the powers granted in this section.

(Code 1907, §1295; Code 1923, §2053; Code 1940, T. 37, §497.)