(a) The board may establish the Commercial Feed Inspection Committee as an entity
to administer this chapter. The committee shall consist of eight persons appointed by the board who shall be
licensed under this chapter. The committee may, with the concurrence of the director, appoint one additional
member to the committee, who shall be a public member. The public member shall be a citizen and resident of California who is not subject
to the licensing requirements of this chapter, and who has no financial interest in
any person licensed under this chapter.
(b) Each member shall have an alternate member appointed in the same manner as the
member, who shall serve in the absence of the member for whom they are designated
as alternate and who shall have all the duties and exercise the full rights and privileges
(c) The committee may appoint its own officers, including a chairperson, one or more
vice chairpersons, and other officers as it deems necessary. The officers shall have the powers and duties delegated to them by the committee.
(d) The members and alternate members, when acting as members, shall serve without
compensation but shall be reimbursed for expenses necessarily incurred by them in
the performance of their duties in accordance with the rules of the Department of General Services.
(e) A quorum of the committee shall be five members. A vote of the majority of the members present at a meeting at which there is a quorum
shall constitute the act of the committee.
(f) No member or alternate member, or any employee or agent thereof, shall be personally
liable for the actions of the committee or responsible individually in any way for
errors in judgment, mistakes, or other acts, either by commission or omission, except
for his or her own individual acts of dishonesty or crime.
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.