40-21 BRAND INSPECTION AND THEFT PREVENTION
BRAND INSPECTION AND THEFT PREVENTION
40-21-1 to 40-21-3. Repealed.
Transporting cattle, horses, mules, sheep, buffalo, or carcasses without owner's
permit prohibited--Contents of permit--Written statement in lieu of permit--Violation
40-21-3.2 to 40-21-4. Repealed.
Designation of open market for livestock--Promulgation of rules--Open market
Inspections made between sunrise and sunset--Rules regulating inspection during
hours of darkness.
Inspection fee for livestock--Receipt--Charge on entire consignment.
Deposit of fees collected by inspecting agency--Monthly report of fees and expenses.
40-21-8.1, 40-21-8.2. Repealed.
Fees paid into livestock ownership inspection and theft prevention fund--Purposes
for which used.
Proof of ownership required for livestock not bearing seller's brand.
Proof of ownership required for livestock bearing more than one brand.
Holding or sale of livestock or proceeds on failure to establish ownership--Financial
responsibility of selling agent--Civil suit--Discretion of inspector--Disposition of
proceeds without board's release as misdemeanor.
Hold on livestock on failure of person transporting livestock to establish ownership--Removal prohibited--Violation as misdemeanor.
Time allowed for establishment of ownership after sale of animal--Sale price paid to
Failure of seller to establish ownership--Sale proceeds paid to board--Account of
Separate fund for sale proceeds of undetermined ownership held by board--Period for
which held--Payment to owner on proof of ownership.
Sale proceeds of undetermined ownership escheat to board--Deposit in ownership
inspection and theft prevention fund when ownership not established.
Delegation of board powers to livestock inspection agency.
Enforcement of rules.
Forgery, alteration, or misrepresentation of inspection certificate, market clearance,
bill of sale, or permit as felony.
Removal of livestock before ownership inspection prohibited--Violation as
Venue of offenses.
Rendering establishments exempt from provisions governing transport of hides and