ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions regarding certain motor vehicle dealer license plates
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 32-9-59 be amended to read as follows:
32-9-59. Any new or used vehicle owned by a licensed vehicle dealer, bearing a dealer's 88
license plate issued pursuant to the provisions of §§ 32-6B-22.1 and 32-6B-22.2 may operate such
vehicle for the licensed dealership as a motor carrier or any prospective buyer may operate such
vehicle as a motor carrier for demonstration purposes for a period of three days, in accordance with
the provisions of § 32-6B-25 under the following conditions:
(1) The motor vehicle shall comply with all provisions of this chapter pertaining to
(2) The actual gross weight of the vehicle and load does not exceed the licensed gross weight;
(3) The gross weight tonnage fees shall be paid pursuant to § 32-9-15 with the tonnage sticker
affixed to the 88 plate prior to operation as a motor carrier.
If a used or new vehicle dealer permits the use by a prospective buyer, pursuant to this section,
a vehicle bearing the dealer's 88 license plate, the dealer shall maintain a log detailing the use. The
log shall include the name and address of the prospective buyer, the dates of use, and the description
of the vehicle including the vehicle identification number, make, and model. This log shall be
available for inspection, during normal business hours, by any law enforcement officer or dealer
inspector appointed by the department.
Any violation of this section is a Class 2 misdemeanor.
Section 2. That § 32-6B-31 be repealed.
Section 3. That § 32-6B-32 be repealed.
Section 4. That § 32-6B-33 be repealed.
An Act to revise certain provisions regarding certain motor vehicle dealer license plates and permits.
I certify that the attached Act
originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1141
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1141
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