§64-9-8. Commissioner of Agriculture.

     (a) The legislative rule filed in the State Register on July 26, 2013, authorized under the authority of section five, article two, chapter nineteen of this code, modified by the Commissioner of Agriculture to meet the objections of the Legislative Rule-Making Review Committee and refiled in the State Register on September 30, 2013, relating to the Commissioner of Agriculture (schedule of charges for inspection services: fruit, 61 CSR 8B ), is authorized.

     (b) The legislative rule filed in the State Register on July 24, 2013, authorized under the authority of section five, article two-c, chapter nineteen of this code, modified by the Commissioner of Agriculture to meet the objections of the Legislative Rule- Making Review Committee and refiled in the State Register on October 2, 2013, relating to the Commissioner of Agriculture (auctioneers, 61 CSR 11B ), is authorized.

     (c) The legislative rule filed in the State Register on July 23, 2013, authorized under the authority of section three, article two-b, chapter nineteen of this code, relating to the Commissioner of Agriculture (inspection of meat and poultry, 61 CSR 16 ), is authorized with the following amendment:

     §16-16-9. Poultry Exemptions.

     9.1. A poultry producer who otherwise meets the requirements of the exemption for poultry producers that slaughter or process 20,000 or fewer birds per calendar year under the federal Poultry Products Inspection Act, 21 U. S. C. 464(c)(3), may not keep a poultry flock of more than 3,000 birds at any one time.