<html> <head> <title>Rule 12:79:03:02 Ear tags.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 12:79:03:02"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 12:79:03:02 Ear tags."> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Word 15 (filtered)"> <title>CHAPTER 12:79:02</title> <style> <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:"Cambria Math"; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4;} @font-face {font-family:Times; panose-1:2 2 6 3 5 4 5 2 3 4;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times",serif;} a:link, span.MsoHyperlink {color:blue; text-decoration:underline;} a:visited, span.MsoHyperlinkFollowed {color:purple; text-decoration:underline;} .MsoChpDefault {font-size:10.0pt;} @page WordSection1 {size:8.5in 11.0in; margin:1.0in 1.25in 1.0in 1.25in;} div.WordSection1 {page:WordSection1;} --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US link=blue vlink=purple> <div class=WordSection1> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>12:79:03:02.&nbsp;&nbsp;Ear tags.</b> The producer in physical possession of the animal at the time of birth shall place an electronic ear tag on the left ear of the animal before the enrollment of the animal. The electronic ear tag must be manufactured according to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard numbers 11784 and 11785 for tamper-resistant radio frequency identification electronic ear tags. The electronic ear tag must remain on the enrolled animal for as long as the animal is enrolled. If an electronic ear tag is lost or nonfunctioning and the licensed producer seeks to continue enrollment for that animal, the licensed producer shall provide an affidavit to the department showing that identification of the animal has been maintained through an alternative identification method unique to that animal and acceptable to the </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>commissioner</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>, and that the animal was subsequently tagged with a replacement electronic ear tag.</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 32 SDR 31, effective August 29, 2005; 33 SDR 188, effective May 10, 2007; SL 2019, ch 235, &#167;&nbsp;37 and 38, effective April 14, 2019.</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b> SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=1">1</A></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>-5</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>3</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>-</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>4</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>3(1)(3)(4)</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>.</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b> SDCL </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>1-53-</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>4</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>0</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>.</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>References:</b> &quot;International Standard: Radio-frequency Identification of Animals-Code Structure,&quot; ISO 11784, revised through November 23, 2004, published by the International Organization for Standardization, Case Postale 56, CH-1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland. Copies may be obtained by internet from </span><a href="http://www.iso.org/iso/en/ISOOnline.frontpage"><span style='font-size: 12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>http://www.iso.org/iso/en/ISOOnline.frontpage</span></a><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'> or by contacting the <b>ISO Central Secretariat</b>, International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 1, rue de Varemb, Case postale 56, CH-1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland. The cost for this publication is 75,00 CHF (Swiss francs).</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &quot;International Standard: Radio-frequency Identification of Animals-Technical Concept,&quot; ISO 11785, 1996, published by the International Organization for Standardization, Case Postale 56, CH-1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland. Copies may be obtained by internet from </span><a href="http://www.iso.org/iso/en/ISOOnline.frontpage"><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>http://www.iso.org/iso/en/ISOOnline.frontpage</span></a><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'> or by contacting the <b>ISO Central Secretariat</b>, International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 1, rue de Varemb, Case postale 56, CH-1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland. The cost for this publication is 16,00 CHF (Swiss francs).</span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><span style='font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>&nbsp;</span></p> </div> </body> </html>