ENTITLED, An Act to
provide for uniform jurisdiction in the regulation of certain seed, commercial
fertilizer, commercial feed, animal remedies, and pesticide.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
The provisions of South Dakota law and rules preempt any local legislation adopted
by any political subdivision of the state that is related to the production, use, advertising, sale,
distribution, storage, transportation, formulation, packaging, labeling, certification, registration,
application, planting, or disposal of seed as defined in
38-12A-1, commercial fertilizer as defined
38-19-1, commercial feed as defined in
39-14-39, animal remedies as defined in
and pesticide as defined in
38-20A-1. No political subdivision may adopt or continue in effect any
such local legislation regardless of whether a statute or a rule adopted by the state specifically
preempts the local legislation. Local legislation in violation of this section is void and unenforceable.
For purposes of this section, the term, local legislation, means any ordinance, motion, resolution,
amendment, regulation, or rule adopted by a political subdivision of the state.
Nothing in this section preempts or otherwise limits the authority of any county or municipality
to adopt and enforce zoning regulations, fire codes, building codes, or waste disposal restrictions.
An Act to provide for uniform jurisdiction in the regulation of certain seed, commercial fertilizer,
commercial feed, animal remedies, and pesticide.
I certify that the attached
originated in the
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
File No. ____
Chapter No. ______
Received at this Executive Office
this _____ day of _____________ ,
20____ at ____________ M.
for the Governor
The attached Act is hereby
approved this ________ day of
______________ , A.D., 20___
STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,
Office of the Secretary of State
Filed ____________ , 20___
at _________ o'clock __ M.
Secretary of State
Asst. Secretary of State