Commercial driver license exempt from the requirement
to have a hazardous materials endorsement.
ENTITLED, An Act to exempt a person with a commercial driver license from the requirement to have a hazardous materials endorsement on the license under certain conditions.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That chapter 32-12A be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:
A person with a commercial driver license that has a Class A combination vehicle classification is not required to obtain a hazardous materials endorsement pursuant to this chapter if the person is:
(1) Acting within the scope of the person's employment as an employee of a custom harvester operation; and
(2) Operating a service vehicle that is transporting diesel fuel in quantity of one thousand gallons or less and that is clearly marked with a flammable or combustible placard.
Signed March 6, 2017