Department of Agriculture

Proposed amendments to rules numbered 12:05:01:01 to 12:05:14:03, inclusive, and 12:11:01:01 to 12:11:04:02, inclusive, and 12:17:01:01 to 12:17:11:01, inclusive, and 12:81:05:01.

The effect of the rules will be to bring South Dakota dairy regulations in line with federal regulations as determined by the FDA Milk Safety Branch and update references to the most current form. The reason for adopting the proposed amendments is to maintain compliance with federal regulations and allow continued interstate shipment of milk and milk products from South Dakota.

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:
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