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SECTION 500
Definitions
General Business (GBS) CHAPTER 20, ARTICLE 29
§ 500. Definitions. As used in this article,

1. "Person" means an individual, partnership, corporation,
association, or any other form of business enterprise.

2. "Article of wearing apparel" means any costume or article of
clothing worn or intended to be worn by individuals.

3. "Interior furnishing" means any type of furnishing made in whole or
in part of fabric or related material and intended for use or which may
reasonably be expected to be used in homes, offices, or other places of
assembly or accommodation.

3-a. "Portable temporary shelter" shall include but shall not be
limited to, any type of tent, fold-out or pop-up camping or tent
trailer, recreational vehicle awning or add-on room or shelter, or
screen house made in whole, or in part of fabric or related material.

4. "Fabric" means any material (except fiber, filament, or yarn for
other than retail sale) woven, knitted, felted, or otherwise produced
from or in combination with any natural or synthetic fiber, film, or
substitute therefor which is intended for use or which may reasonably be
expected to be used in any product as defined in subdivision six of this
section.

5. "Related material" means paper, plastic, rubber, synthetic film, or
synthetic foam which is intended for use or which may reasonably be
expected to be used in any product as defined in subdivision six of this
section.

6. "Product" means any article of wearing apparel, interior
furnishing, sleeping bag, or portable temporary shelter.

7. "Department" means the department of labor.

8. "Commissioner" means the "industrial commissioner" of the state of
New York.

9. "Manufacture" means "making," or "made" and includes converting,
processing, altering, repairing, finishing, or preparing for sale any
product, fabric or related material.

10. "Sale," "sell" or "sold," includes offering or exposing for sale
or exchange or hire or lease, or consigning or delivering in consignment
for sale, exchange, hire or lease or holding in possession with like
intent.