Chapter 47B - SCALES, INSTRUMENTS, AND DEVICES; WEIGHTS AND MEASURES

  1. Subchapter 1 - GENERAL WEIGHING AND MEASURING DEVICES (§ 13:47B-1.1 to 13:47B-1.24)
  2. Subchapter 2 - RESERVED
  3. Subchapter 3 - PENALTIES (§ 13:47B-3.1)
  4. Subchapter 4 - GENERAL PROVISIONS (§ 13:47B-4.1 to 13:47B-4.3)

Notes

CHAPTER SOURCE AND EFFECTIVE DATE:
R.2017 d.006, effective November 30, 2016.
See: 48 N.J.R. 1588(a), 49 N.J.R. 117(a).
CHAPTER HISTORICAL NOTE:
Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was originally codified in Title 13 as Chapter 62, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures. Chapter 62 was filed and became effective prior to September 1, 1969.
Chapter 62, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was recodified as N.J.A.C. 13:47B, effective June 15, 1975.
Subchapter 2, Farm Milk Tanks, was repealed by R.1978 d.56, effective February 21, 1978. See: 9 N.J.R. 588(a), 10 N.J.R. 121(c).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was readopted as R.1984 d.6, effective January 4, 1984. See: 15 N.J.R. 1925(a), 16 N.J.R. 249(a). Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 47B expired on January 4, 1989.
Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was adopted as new rules by R.1989 d.112, effective February 21, 1989. See: 20 N.J.R. 2856(a), 21 N.J.R. 446(b).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was readopted as R.1994 d.124, effective February 10, 1994. See: 25 N.J.R. 5102(a), 26 N.J.R. 1235(a).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was readopted as R.1999 d.82, effective February 10, 1999. See: 31 N.J.R. 27(b), 31 N.J.R. 770(a).
Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was readopted as R.2004 d.216, effective May 14, 2004. See: 36 N.J.R. 914(a), 36 N.J.R. 2788(a).
Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was readopted as R.2009 d.263, effective July 23, 2009. See: 41 N.J.R. 1671(a), 41 N.J.R. 3095(a).
In accordance with N.J.S.A. 52:14B-5.1b, Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was scheduled to expire on July 23, 2016. See: 43 N.J.R. 1203(a).
Chapter 47B, Scales, Instruments and Devices; Weights and Measures, was readopted as R.2017 d.006, effective November 30, 2016. As a part of R.2017 d.006, Chapter 47B was renamed Scales, Instruments, and Devices; Weights and Measures, effective January 3, 2017. See: Source and Effective Date. See, also, section annotations.

CHAPTER AUTHORITY:

N.J.S.A. 51:1-61.

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