SEC. 75-29-303. Definitions.
The following definitions shall apply in the interpretation and enforcement of the provisions of this article:
(a) The term "degerminated corn meal" includes and shall be limited to all ground corn, corn meal, and bolted corn meal intended for human consumption which has undergone a refining process with a resulting loss or more than 10% of the germ.
(b) The term "degerminated hominy grits" includes and shall be limited to all corn grits, grits, pearled grits and endosperm portions of corn intended for human consumption which has undergone a refining process with a resultant loss of more than 10% of the germ.
(c) The term "enrichment" as applied to degerminated corn meal and degerminated hominy grits means the addition thereto of vitamins and other ingredients of the nature and quantity required by this article; and the terms "enriched degerminated hominy grits" and "enriched degerminated corn meal" mean grits or corn meal, as the case may be, which has been enriched to conform to the requirements of this article.
(d) The term "person" means an individual, a corporation, a partnership, an association, a joint stock company, a trust, or any unincorporated organization.
(e) The term "appropriate federal agency" means the Federal Security Agency, or any agency or department or administrative federal officer charged with the enforcement and administration of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.
SOURCES: Codes, 1942, Sec. 7129-02; Laws, 1944, ch. 272, Sec. 2, eff from and after Feb. 1, 1945.