<html> <head> <title>Rule 12:79:08:03 Suspension of use of certification mark or marks.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 12:79:08:03"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 12:79:08:03 Suspension of use of certification mark or marks."> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Word 15 (filtered)"> <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>12:79:08:03.&nbsp;&nbsp;Suspension of use of certification mark or marks.</b> 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'> may suspend the right to place or use the certification mark or any other proprietary marks belonging to the State of South Dakota on or in connection with one or more particular products identified individually or by lot in a notice of suspension if 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'> finds that the product or products do not conform to the standards and requirements of the applicable program and the license agreement. A notice of suspension shall be given by 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'> by telephone or in person and followed forthwith by a written notice sent via first class mail and facsimile transmission if the licensed processor has the capability to receive such transmissions.</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 </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>1-53-43</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif'>(1)(3)(4).</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'>1-53-40</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'>1-53-43</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'>1-53-45</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> </div> </body> </html>