40-18 STATE BRAND BOARD
STATE BRAND BOARD
Composition of board--Nomination and appointment of members.
Board attached to Department of Agriculture for reporting--Function retained--Appointment of staff director.
Qualification of board members.
Terms of appointment to board--Vacancies.
Quorum of board--Vote required for action.
Office of board.
President and vice president of board.
General duties of staff director--Call of meetings.
Employment of other persons by board--Compensation--Expenditures.
Designation of private or nonprofit corporation for provision of ownership
inspection--Terms of contract.
Agreements with other states for livestock ownership inspection.
Bond required of custodian of board funds.
Seal of board.
Administration of marking and branding laws.
Employment of law enforcement officers for enforcement of marking and branding
laws--Hiring of additional inspectors.
Ownership inspection on transportation of livestock.
Rules promulgated by board.
Board to provide for brand registration, livestock inspection, and enforcement of
Annual report to Senate and House committees.