Gov. Noem Signs Bills into Law

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March 7, 2024

Contact: Amelia Joy


Gov. Noem Signs Bills into Law


PIERRE, S.D. – Today, Governor Kristi Noem signed the following four bills into law:


  • HB 1185 amends provisions regarding entry on private property for examination and survey of a project requiring a siting permit;
  • HB 1186 defines the requirements for granting a carbon pipeline easement;
  • SB 201 provides new statutory requirements for regulating linear transmission facilities, to allow counties to impose a surcharge on certain pipeline companies, and to establish a landowner bill of rights; and,
  • SB 177 permits the appointment of a circuit court judge or Supreme Court justice as a member of the Public Utilities Commission in place of a disqualified or incapacitated commissioner.


Governor Noem has signed 159 bills into law this legislative session.