§47-1A-17. Power of inspection and seizure; obstruction of
commissioner or employees prohibited.
Every place where articles of bedding are made, remade or
renovated, or materials therefor are prepared or sterilized,
where such articles or materials are sold, shall be subject to
inspection by the commissioner or duly authorized employee of the
bedding division who shall have the power to inspect the
manufacture and sale or delivery of all articles or materials
covered by this article, to open and examine the contents thereof
and power to seize and hold for evidence any article of bedding,
in whole or in part, which he has reason to believe is made or
sold or held in possession in violation of this article. No
person shall interfere with, obstruct or otherwise hinder the
commissioner or an employee of the bedding division in the
performance of his duties.