27.0621 Whole units and fractions in declarations of quantity.

Where this article requires that the quantity declaration be in terms of the largest whole unit, the declaration shall, with respect to a particular package, be in terms of the largest whole unit of weight or measure, with any remainder expressed in:

(1) common or decimal fractions of such largest whole unit; or

(2) the next smaller whole unit, or units, with any further remainder in terms of common or decimal fractions of the smallest unit present in the quantity declaration.

History: Rule 6-76, eff 19 Oct 76, § 7.