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CDFA Division of Marketing Services

Marketing Services Division Regulations


  • MARKETING BRANCH
    • Rice Certification Act Committee-Rice Identity Preservation Emergency Regulation.
      The Department of Food and Agriculture (Department), Marketing Branch and the Rice Certification Act Committee, are proposing emergency regulations and amendments to existing regulations which will amend sections 2850-2856 of the Rice Identity Preservation regulation and adopt section 2852.5 under the Code of California Regulations, Title 3, Division 4, Chapter 2, Subchapter 5. These sections of the regulations address specific management practices to be employed by the rice industry to remove the risk of spreading weedy red rice and update existing regulations for clarity. The Finding of Emergency, regulatory text, and Notice of Proposed Emergency Regulations and Amendments are attached.
    • Rice Certification Act Committee-Rice Identity Preservation Certificate of Compliance.
      On March 13, 2017 The Department of Food and Agriculture (Department), Marketing Branch and the Rice Certification Act Committee received notice from the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) that the Rice Identity Preservation Emergency Regulations were approved. These emergency regulations are in effect as of March 13, 2017 and will remain in effect until September 12, 2017 (unless an extension is approved). During this 180-day period, CDFA undergoes the regular rulemaking process which makes these emergency regulations permanent.
  • FAIRS AND EXPOSITIONS
    • No Regulations