40-3-29 Promulgation of rules for implementation of identification programs.
     40-3-29.   Promulgation of rules for implementation of identification programs. The Animal Industry Board shall promulgate rules pursuant to chapter 1-26 for the implementation of identification programs concerning:
             (1)      Descriptions of the systems used to implement identification programs;
             (2)      Methods and procedures to foster cooperation with industry, other states, and the federal government in implementing identification programs;
             (3)      Definitions to be used in identification programs;
             (4)      Types of identification approved in identification programs;
             (5)      Methods for tracking movements of animals included in identification programs;
             (6)      Penalties for intentional removal of official identification devices from animals within the state or from animals imported into the state;
             (7)      Confidentiality of identification records other than those used for mandatory disease control and eradication programs;
             (8)      Types and species of animals included in identification programs; and
             (9)      Criteria for defining programs as voluntary or mandatory.

Source: SL 2005, ch 219, § 3.