Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws 40-32-31

  • 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
  • Secretary: the secretary of agriculture. See South Dakota Codified Laws 40-32-2
Any person dealing in any product governed by this chapter shall give the secretary all aid within his power in discovering any product, and all records pertaining to that product, which may be suspected of being in violation of this chapter. Any refusal to render such aid is a Class 2 misdemeanor.