<html> <head> <title>Rule 20:01:12:04 Standards for manufactured homes constructed before June 15, 1996.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 20:01:12:04"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 20:01:12:04 Standards for manufactured homes constructed before June 15, 1996."> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Office HTML Filter 2.0"> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Originator content="Microsoft Word 10"> <style> <!-- --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US> <div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>20:01:12:04.&nbsp;&nbsp;Standards for manufactured homes constructed before June 15, 1976.</b> All manufactured homes constructed before June 15, 1976, which are installed or reinstalled in the state must be installed in accordance with the manufacturer's installation instructions, if available, or as set forth in Appendix A at the end of this chapter.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The manufactured home installer must install a tie-down system in accordance with the manufacturer's installation instructions within 180 days after the date of delivery.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; If the manufacturer's installation instructions are not available, the tie-down system must be installed as follows:</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (1)&nbsp;&nbsp;Tie-downs must connect the ground anchor and the main structural steel frame which runs lengthwise under the home;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (2)&nbsp;&nbsp;A minimum of two tie-downs for each side are required at each corner of the home; and</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (3)&nbsp;&nbsp;The installer must leave a minimum of 1/8&nbsp;inch play when tightening the strap to allow expansion and movement.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 23 SDR 96, effective December 16, 1996.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=34-34A-9.3">34-34A-9.3</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=34-34A-19">34-34A-19.</A></p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=34-34A-9.3">34-34A-9.3.</A></p> </div> </body> </html>