Section 2-26-51

Use of symbols by persons, associations, etc., other than associations registering same; violations of provisions of article deemed misdemeanors.

(a) It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, association or corporation, other than the association which so registered such symbol or symbols, to use such symbol or symbols in any manner for identifying or certifying seeds or plant parts or for any person, firm, association or corporation to sell, offer for sale or otherwise market or distribute foundation seed for any specified crop, other than the association which registered the symbol or symbols of such foundation seed for such crop with the Commissioner of Agriculture and Industries.

(b) Any person, firm, association or corporation who shall violate any of the provisions of this article shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor.

(Acts 1945, No. 404, p. 643, §3; Acts 1975, No. 745, §2.)