302 KAR 80:010. Examination procedure for price verification.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 363.510

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 363.590(1)

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 363.590(1) authorizes the Director of the Division of Regulation and Inspection to promulgate administrative regulations establishing standards of net weight, measure, or count. This administrative regulation establishes a procedure to verify pricing practices to ensure that consumers are charged a correct price for items they purchase. This administrative regulation establishes procedures through the use of randomized and stratified sampling procedures used in routine inspections to ensure that consumers are charged the correct price for items they purchase.

 

      Section 1. All scanners shall comply with requirements of National Institute of Standards and Technology Handbook 130, Examination Procedure for Price Verification.

 

      Section 2. Incorporation by Reference. (1) Examination Procedure for Price Verification of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Handbook 130 (2002), Uniform Laws and Regulations in the areas of legal metrology and engine fuel quality, as adopted by the 86th national Conference on Weights and Measures, 2001, is incorporated by reference.

      (2) This material may be inspected, copied, or obtained, subject to applicable copyright law, at the office of the Department of Agriculture, Division of Regulation and Inspection, 107 Corporate Drive, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This material may is also available on the Department of Agriculture Web site, www.kyagr.com. (29 Ky.R. 597; Am. 940; eff. 10-9-2002.)