38-35-13. Department of Public Safety--Promulgation of rules.

The Department of Public Safety shall promulgate rules, pursuant to chapter 1-26, to:

(1)    Make any modification or addition to the hemp regulatory program in order to comply with any federal statutes or any rules and regulations regarding hemp enacted or implemented by the United States Department of Agriculture;

(2)    Establish inspection procedures and requirements, a grower inspection fee per lot not to exceed two hundred fifty dollars, and a processor inspection fee per any processor location not to exceed five hundred dollars;

(3)    Establish transportation documentation requirements;

(4)    Establish sampling and testing procedures to determine if the hemp tested and sampled is the lawful amount of delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol concentration of not more than three-tenths of one percent; and

(5)    Establish rules for corrective action for negligent and culpable violations of this chapter.

Source: SL 2020, ch 176, § 13, eff. Mar. 27, 2020; SL 2021, ch 182, § 6, eff. Mar. 25, 2021.