<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"><head><meta charset="UTF-8" /><title></title><meta name="Generator" content="PowerTools for Open XML" /><style>span { white-space: pre-wrap; } p.s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0 { margin-top: 0; margin-bottom: 0; margin-left: 0; margin-right: 0; text-indent: 0.00in; text-align: justify; background: white; font-family: 'Times New Roman', 'serif'; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 108%; } span.s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0 { color: black; background: white; font-family: 'Times New Roman', 'serif'; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal; margin: 0; padding: 0; } span.s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000000 { color: #0000FF; background: white; font-family: 'Times New Roman', 'serif'; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: bold; margin: 0; padding: 0; } span.s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000001 { color: black; background: white; font-family: 'Times New Roman', 'serif'; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: bold; margin: 0; padding: 0; } span.s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000002 { color: #0000FF; background: white; font-family: 'Times New Roman', 'serif'; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal; margin: 0; padding: 0; } span.s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003 { color: black; background: white; font-size: 12pt; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal; margin: 0; padding: 0; } </style></head><body><div><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><a href="https://sdlegislature.gov/Rules?Rule=12:51:10:01"><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000000">12</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000000">:</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000000">51</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000000">:</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000000">10</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000000">:</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000000">01</span></a><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000001">.Definitions.</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> Words and phrases defined in SDCL chapter </span><a href="https://sdlegislature.gov/Statutes?Statute=38-24A"><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000002">38-24A</span></a><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> have the</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> </span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">same meaning when used in this chapter. Terms used in this chapter mean:</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">(1)</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">"Firewood," tree parts in any measure or volume, whether for commercial or private</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> </span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">purposes, that is intended to be burned for heating or recreational use</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">;</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">(2)</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">"Log," parts of trees cut to certain lengths to be milled, processed, or otherwise used</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> </span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">in buildings or construction</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">;</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">(3)</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">"Quarantine area," an area established by the secretary of Agriculture</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> and Natural Resources</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> from which</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> </span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">the emerald ash borer is likely to spread</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">;</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">(4)</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">"Secretary," the secretary of the South Dakota Department of Agriculture</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> and Natural Resources;</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">(5)</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">"USDA-APHIS-PPQ," the United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> </span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">Plant Inspection Service, Plant Protection and Quarantine</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">;</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">(6)"External embargoed area," the area outside of South Dakota established by the secretary from which regulated articles are restricted;</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">(7)"Department," the South Dakota Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">.</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000001">Source:</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> </span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">45 SDR 84, effective December 19, 2018; SL 2021, ch 1, 8, 19, effective April 19, 2021; 47 SDR 125, effective May 30, 2021</span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">.</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000001">General Authority:</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> SDCL </span><a href="https://sdlegislature.gov/Statutes?Statute=38-24A-9"><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000002">38-24A-9</span></a><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">.</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"></span><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000001">Law Implemented:</span><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0"> SDCL </span><a href="https://sdlegislature.gov/Statutes?Statute=38-24A-1"><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0-000002">38-24A-1</span></a><span class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822C0">.</span></p><p dir="ltr" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822P0"><span xml:space="preserve" class="s193735c7-f5e9-475e-bbb4-9cce8ee9c822000003"> </span></p></div></body></html>