State of South Dakota
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2018
||HOUSE BILL NO. 1273 |
Introduced by: Representatives Wiese, Barthel, Brunner, Campbell, Clark, Dennert, Goodwin, Heinemann, Howard, Jamison, Kaiser, Kettwig, Lust, McCleerey, Mills, Pischke, Rasmussen, Reed, Rhoden, Ring, Rounds, Rozum, Turbiville, and York and Senators Youngberg, Ewing, Heinert, Kennedy, Langer, Otten (Ernie), Peters, and Rusch
FOR AN ACT 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
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
are suitable lodging accommodations and convention facilities with seating for at least four hundred persons. If located in a
second or third class
municipality with a population of less than twenty thousand
, the hotel-motel convention facility shall have at least forty rooms
are suitable lodging accommodations and
convention facilities with seating for at least one hundred fifty persons.
If a municipality's
classification changes from one class to another class population changes
, the facility is only required to meet the criteria established by this section for the license at the time
it the license
was originally issued.