Laws and Rules
Administrative Rules and Codified Laws - The official source for administrative rules, laws, and regulations associated with truckers doing business in South Dakota.
(Once you are directed to the website, click on either laws or rules - whichever you are looking for - then type in the reference code - some are listed below - to proceed to the specific law or rule.)
- Public Utilities Commission (PUC) references are SDCL 49-28 and Administrative Rules 20:10
- Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) references are SDCL 32-9, 32-10, 10-47B, and Administrative Rules 64:33
- Highway Patrol (HP) references are SDCL Title 32, Administrative Rule 70:03, and Federal Regulations 49 CFR parts 171-180 and parts 390-397
- Department of Transportation (DOT) references are SDCL Titles 31 & 32 (chapters: 32-22, 32-3, 32-14, 31-1, 32-17) & chapter 1-26 and Administrative Rules 70:03
FMCSA Interpretation of Rules - Interpretation of federal laws and rules governing carriers and their vehicles
Links to other state laws - This link will take you to Trulos Transportation website, which features links to laws governing truckers in other states.