§ 40-18-1 Composition of board–Nomination and appointment of members
§ 40-18-1.1 Board attached to Department of Agriculture for reporting–Function retained–Appointment of staff director
§ 40-18-1.2 Definitions
§ 40-18-2 Qualification of board members
§ 40-18-3 Terms of appointment to board–Vacancies
§ 40-18-5 Quorum of board–Vote required for action
§ 40-18-6 Office of board
§ 40-18-7 President and vice president of board
§ 40-18-8 General duties of staff director–Call of meetings
§ 40-18-9 Employment of other persons by board–Compensation–Expenditures
§ 40-18-10 Designation of private or nonprofit corporation for provision of ownership inspection–Terms of contract
§ 40-18-10.1 Agreements with other states for livestock ownership inspection
§ 40-18-11 Bond required of custodian of board funds
§ 40-18-12 Seal of board
§ 40-18-13 Administration of marking and branding laws
§ 40-18-14 Employment of law enforcement officers for enforcement of marking and branding laws–Hiring of additional inspectors
§ 40-18-15 Ownership inspection on transportation of livestock
§ 40-18-16 Promulgation of rules
§ 40-18-17 Board to provide for brand registration, livestock inspection, and enforcement of laws
§ 40-18-18 Annual report to Senate and House committees
§ 40-18-19 Arrest for violation of chapters 40-19 to 40-22 or 40-29–Promise to appear–Bond–Violation as misdemeanor.40-18-20

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 40 > Chapter 18

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Day: the period from midnight to midnight. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • 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
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Seal: includes an impression of the seal upon the paper alone, as well as upon wax or a wafer affixed to the paper, and also the word "seal" written or printed on such paper. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • State: the State of South Dakota. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Writing: and "written" include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • written: include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Year: a calendar year. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2