Department of Labor and Revenue

Title - South Dakota Abstracters' Board of Examiners

The Abstracters' Board of Examiners is the regulatory body charged with administering and enforcing the South Dakota Codified Laws and Administrative Rules of South Dakota pertaining to Abstracters of Title.

Its mission is to issue abstracter's licenses to qualified applicants; to examine and license new title plants and those changing ownership to maintain quality and compliance; to monitor and ensure the quality of service provided by licensees; and to promote continuing education for licensees.

Notice of Public Hearing

The South Dakota Board of Abstracters will hold a public hearing via conference call Monday, April 21, 2014, at 3 p.m. CDT to consider the adoption and amendment of proposed Administrative Rule of South Dakota (ARSD) 20:36:03:12.

Persons interested in presenting data, opinions and arguments for and against the proposed rules may do so by:

  1. Appearing in person at the office of Greg Wick, President of the Abstracters' Board of Examiners, located at 725 Kansas City St., Rapid City, SD.
  2. Joining the meeting via conference call. Dial 605.773.2303 and when prompted, enter the conference password, 5255#. (For assistance, call 605.773.3011.)
  3. Mailing input to the South Dakota Abstracters' Board of Examiners, P.O. Box 239, Canton, SD, 57103. Material sent by mail must reach the South Dakota Abstracters' Board of Examiners office by April 21, 2014, to be considered.

After the hearing, the Board will consider all written and oral comments it receives on the proposed rule. The Board may modify or amend a proposed rule at that time to include or exclude matters that are described in this notice.

Notice is further given to individuals with disabilities that this hearing is being held in a physically accessible place. Please notify the South Dakota Abstracters' Board of Examiners at least 72 hours before the public hearing if you have special needs for which special arrangements must be made. The telephone number for making special arrangements is 605.558.1030.

Copies of the proposed rules may be obtained without charge from:

South Dakota Abstracters' Board of Examiners
P.O. Box 239
Canton, SD 57103

South Dakota Codified Laws (SDCL) Enforced by this Board

Abstracters of Title - SDCL Chapter 36-13

Countersignature required - SDCL 58-25-16

Rate deviation - SDCL 58-25-13

Administrative Rules of South Dakota (ARSD) Regulated and Enforced by this Board

Abstracters - ARSD Article 20:36

Contact Us

Correspondence Address:

Viki Wilds, Secretary-Treasurer
South Dakota Abstracters' Board of Examiners
PO Box 239
Canton, SD 57103
Phone: 605.558.1030
email

Physical Address:

308 S. Pierre Street
Pierre, SD 57501


Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184