Application of soybean producers' association for certification and approval to conduct referendum - Generally.
Any nonprofit association of producers fairly and substantially representative of the producers of soybeans throughout the state may make application to the State Board of Agriculture and Industries for certification and approval for the purpose of conducting a referendum among soybean producers of the state upon the question of levying an assessment and collecting, expending and utilizing the same for the purpose or purposes authorized under this article and as stated in such referendum. Any nonprofit association approved or certified under this article as an approved or certified association by the State Board of Agriculture and Industries shall be authorized to execute or carry out such a promotional program within the limits prescribed by this article.
(Acts 1971, No. 227, p. 523, §4.)