36-19-9. Officers of board--Scope of rules--Bond required of treasurer.

The State Board of Funeral Service may elect, out of its own number, a president, a vice-president, and secretary-treasurer, and, pursuant to chapter 1-26, promulgate the rules as may be reasonable and proper to:

(1)    Establish the minimum physical standards of licensees' funeral establishments;

(2)    Regulate the inspection of each funeral establishment;

(3)    Establish the educational, training, reciprocity and renewal requirements for licensure; and

(4)    However, the board may not regulate the method and manner of providing funeral service.

The treasurer of the board shall give bond in the sum of five thousand dollars with sufficient sureties to be approved by the board, conditioned for the honest and faithful discharge of the treasurer's duties.

Source: SDC 1939, 27.1403, 27.1405; SL 1939, ch 102, § 3; SL 1945, ch 109; SL 1947, ch 124; SL 1963, ch 154, § 2; revised pursuant to SL 1972, ch 15, § 4; SL 1986, ch 302, § 50; SL 2021, ch 168, § 26.