41-14-14. Tag required for big game transport--Violation as misdemeanor.

No big game animal taken in this state may be transported unless legally tagged, as required by rules promulgated pursuant to chapter 1-26 by the Department of Game, Fish and Parks. The big game must be legally tagged at the time the big game animal is brought out to a road or into any hunting camp, dwelling, farmyard, or other place of abode of any kind, or before it is placed upon or in a vehicle of any kind. A violation of this section is a Class 1 misdemeanor.

Source: SDC 1939, § 25.0701 as added by SL 1949, ch 98; SL 1953, ch 111; SL 1959, ch 121; SL 1967, ch 89, § 1; SL 1968, ch 102, § 1; SL 1977, ch 190, § 596; SL 1978, ch 158, § 70; SL 2009, ch 206, § 73; SL 2021, ch 187, § 1.