ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions regarding convention facility on-sale licenses to sell alcoholic beverages.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 35-4-11.2 be amended to read:
35-4-11.2. Notwithstanding the provisions of § 35-4-11, each municipality may issue two convention facility on-sale licenses for convention facilities substantially constructed within the two years following issuance of the license or previously completed. If located in a municipality with a population of twenty thousand or greater, the hotel-motel convention facility shall be used and kept open for the hosting of large groups of guests for compensation and shall have at least one hundred rooms that are suitable lodging accommodations and convention facilities with seating for at least four hundred persons. If located in a municipality with a population of less than twenty thousand, the hotel-motel convention facility shall have at least forty rooms that are suitable lodging accommodations and convention facilities with seating for at least one hundred fifty persons.
If a municipality's population changes, the facility is only required to meet the criteria established by this section for the license at the time the license was originally issued.
An Act to revise certain provisions regarding convention facility on-sale licenses to sell alcoholic beverages.
I certify that the attached Act originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1273
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1273
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