2016 Senate Bill 103 - Printed

State of South Dakota  
NINETY-FIRST SESSION
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2016  

820X0540   SENATE BILL   NO.  103  

Introduced by:    Senators Tidemann, Brown, Haverly, and Peters and Representatives Mickelson, Bolin, Dryden, Hawley, Munsterman, and Werner
 

        FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to authorize the Board of Regents to transfer certain real property to South Dakota State University Growth Partnership, Ltd. for research park purposes.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
    Section 1. That the code be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:
    Notwithstanding any provisions of law to the contrary, upon the request of the Board of Regents and the Governor, the Commissioner of School and Public Lands shall transfer title to up to twenty-five acres of the following real estate located in Brookings County and any related personal property and improvements located on the property, to South Dakota State University Growth Partnership, Ltd.:
                Lots 1 to 32, Lots A to E and Road Right of Ways, All in Block 1 of SDSU Innovation Campus Addition to the Northwest Quarter (NWl/4) of Section Nineteen (19), subject to Lots H-3, H-4 and P-l thereof, in Township One Hundred and Ten (110) North, Range Forty-nine (49) West of the 5th P.M., in the City of Brookings, Brookings County, South Dakota, according to the recorded plat thereof.
    Section 2. That the code be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:
    Any transfer of real property pursuant to section 1 of this Act shall be contingent on the land being used for the activities of a primary tenant of a research park, as defined by § 5-29-2.
    Section 3. That the code be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:
    Should any real property transferred pursuant to section 1 of this Act cease to be used for two consecutive years for the purpose stated in section 2 of this Act, the title to such real property and any related personal improvements located on the property shall revert to the Board of Regents for the use and benefit of South Dakota State University.
    Section 4. That the code be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:
    Any deed transferring title pursuant to section 1 of this Act shall contain the restrictions necessary to effectuate the requirements of sections 2 and 3 of this Act and § 5-2-12.