Department of Public Safety



Department of Public Safety 2018 Administrative Rules Promulgations and Revisions

This Rules packet adopts the 2018 edition of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance handbook, establishes requirements for certified nonprofit bus inspectors, revises the harvesting season and radius for hours of service exemption, establishes driver license suspension periods for points accumulation, revises the documents required to obtain a driver’s license, updates references to federal adoptions, and creates a declaratory petition process.

New content is added below as the draft rules move through the rule-making process.







Interim Rules Hearing
Important Dates
Public Hearing:
Comment Deadline:
Interim Rules Committee Hearing:
Filed-Secretary of State:
Rule Effective:
07/19/2018
08/02/2018
08/20/2018

Agency Contact: Jenna Howell mail to: DPSAdminRules@state.sd.us