Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-42

  • Dispense: to deliver a controlled drug or substance to the ultimate user or human research subject by or pursuant to the lawful order of a practitioner, including the prescribing, administering, packaging, labeling, or compounding necessary to prepare the substance for such delivery, and a dispenser is one who dispenses. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-1
  • Distribute: to deliver a controlled drug, substance, or marijuana. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-1
  • drug: means :
 . See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-2
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Manufacture: the production, preparation, propagation, compounding, or processing of a controlled drug or substance, either directly or indirectly by extraction from substances of natural origin, or independently by means of chemical synthesis or by a combination of extraction and chemical synthesis. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-1
  • Person: any corporation, association, limited liability company, partnership or one or more individuals. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20B-1
  • No person who is a registrant shall manufacture, distribute, or dispense a controlled drug or substance not authorized by his registration to another registrant or other authorized person. A violation of this section may be punished by a civil fine of not more than ten thousand dollars. In addition, if the violation was done knowingly, it is a Class 5 felony.