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Gov. Daugaard Signs Bills Into Law

Office of Gov. Dennis Daugaard

500 E. Capitol Ave.

Pierre, S.D. 57501






FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Thursday, February 8, 2018

CONTACT:  Tony Venhuizen or Bailey Carlsen at 605-773-3212



Gov. Daugaard Signs Bills Into Law


PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Daugaard signed the following bills into law this morning:


SB 21 – update references to certain federal motor carrier regulations.


SB 22 – allow commercial driver license applicants three attempts to pass the commercial driver license examination. 


SB 26 – revise certain provisions regarding public grain buyers. 


SB 28 –  make an appropriation for costs related to suppression of wildfires in the state and to declare an emergency. 


SB 39 – revise certain provisions regarding permitted improvements on school and public lands. 


SB 45 – revise certain provisions regarding the sale of unclaimed property.


SB 48 – authorize the Board of Regents to purchase improved agricultural real property in Meade County, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.


SB 52 – authorize the Board of Regents to demolish a South Dakota State University building and to make an appropriation therefor. 


SB 56 – make an appropriation to fund tax refunds for elderly persons and persons with a disability, to revise the income eligibility requirements for property and sales tax refunds, and to declare an emergency. 


SB 60 – revise the administrative rule-making authority for the Department of Human Services. 


SB 66 – require each school board to provide certain information regarding school elections in the school board minutes. 


SB 67 – permit a victim of child sex trafficking or exploitation to expunge any criminal or delinquency record obtained as a result of the victimization. 


SB 75 – establish certain provisions regarding the dispensing of biological products.


SB 88 – revise certain provisions in regarding disinterment permits. 


HB 1009 – revise certain provisions regarding the administration of benefits provided to veterans. 


HB 1010 – revise certain provisions regarding federal protections for National Guard members ordered to active duty. 


HB 1027 – revise certain provisions regarding the maximum number of apprentices in a salon. 


HB 1034 – require certain insurance companies to identify and locate beneficiaries on life policies and annuity contracts. 


HB 1064 – expand the options for the beneficial disposition or use of certain real estate located in Minnehaha County, to make certain appropriations, and to declare an emergency.