No asbestos contractor may work on an asbestos project unless the asbestos contractor holds a certificate issued by the department under §  34-44-10 . A violation of this section is a Class 1 misdemeanor. In addition any person who violates this section is subject to a civil penalty not to exceed one thousand dollars per day of violation.

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws 34-44-5

  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Person: includes natural persons, partnerships, associations, cooperative corporations, limited liability companies, and corporations. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2

Source: SL 1988, ch 284, § 4.