15.03.05.03

.03 Equipment.

A. Glassware Calibration. There shall be a charge of 10 cents per item for milk test bottles, milk pipettes, and cream test bottles inspected and tested by the Secretary. There will be no charge for any equipment inspected and tested during routine laboratory inspections as required by Title 11, Agriculture Article, Annotated Code of Maryland.

B. Volumetric Field Test Measures. All volumetric measuring devices used for the calibration of farm milk tanks in Maryland shall be inspected, tested, and approved once each calendar year by the Secretary.

C. Farm Milk Tanks. Farm milk tanks shall conform to the specifications, tolerances, and other technical requirements of the National Bureau of Standards Handbook 44 and any amendments to it, except as otherwise stated in the Maryland Department of Agriculture regulations pertaining to farm milk tanks.