||Purpose; liberal construction.
||Authorization for programs to suppress or eradicate boll
weevil; cooperation with other agencies or persons.
||Entry upon premises to carry out provisions of chapter;
monitoring, inspection, treatment with pesticides, and other activities;
notice to owner; warrant.
||All persons growing cotton to furnish information to commissioner.
||Bureau may certify cotton growers organizations for purpose
of entering into agreements to effectuate purposes of chapter.
||Certification of one organization only; effect; revocation;
debts of organization not a liability of bureau or department.
||Referenda, at request of Certified Cotton Growers Organization,
as to assessments on cotton growers; character and disposition of funds
||Conduct of referenda; expenses.
||Subsequent referenda; annual report; limitation on assessment
||Liens to secure payment of assessments and penalties; destruction
of untreatable commercial cotton as nuisance; compensation.
||Quarantine, and control of movement of articles from infested
areas in other states, by regulation of Bureau of Plant Industry.
||Suppression, pre-eradication, eradication and no-growth
zones; growers to share costs; notice, referenda, penalties, and appeal
||Destruction or treatment of cotton in eradication zones;
||Regulations pertaining to livestock pasturage, human entry,
honeybee colonies, and other activities affecting boll weevil control programs.
||Penalties for violations.
||Exemptions from assessment penalties for financial hardship;
||Extension of chapter to other cotton pests upon recommendation
of Certified Cotton Growers Organization and permission of Legislature.
||Boll Weevil Management Fund; disbursements.