2018 Senate Bill 51 - Printed

State of South Dakota  

400Z0504   SENATE BILL   NO.  51  

Introduced by:    The Committee on Appropriations at the request of the Board of Regents

        FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of an athletic support facility at South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor.
    Section 1. The Board of Regents is hereby authorized to contract for the planning, site preparation, construction, furnishing, and equipping of an athletic support facility consisting of team rooms, officials' locker room, restrooms, concession stand, storage, and mechanical space at South Dakota State University, including heating, air conditioning, plumbing, water, sewer, electric facilities, sidewalks, parking, landscaping, architectural and engineering services, asbestos abatement, and such other services or actions as may be required to accomplish the project, for an estimated cost of six hundred thousand dollars, subject to permitted adjustments pursuant to section 3 of this Act.
    Section 2. There is hereby appropriated the sum of six hundred thousand dollars ($600,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, in other fund expenditure authority from athletic and business enterprise revenues, together with any additional sums received pursuant to section 4

of this Act, and permitted adjustments pursuant to section 3 of this Act, to the Board of Regents for the purposes authorized in this Act.
    Section 3. The cost estimates contained in this Act have been stated in terms of 2017 values. The Board of Regents may adjust such cost estimates to reflect the inflation as measured by the Building Cost Index, reported by the Engineering News Record and additional expenditures required to comply with regulations adopted after the effective date of this Act, or additional sums received pursuant to section 4 of this Act. However, any adjustments to construction cost estimates for the project may not exceed one hundred twenty-five percent of the estimated project construction cost stated in section 1 of this Act.
    Section 4. The Board of Regents may accept, transfer, and expend any funds obtained for the projects authorized in this Act from federal sources, donations, or any other external sources, all of which comprise a special fund for the benefitted project. All moneys deposited into that fund are hereby appropriated to the projects authorized by this Act, subject to limitations stated in sections 1 to 3, inclusive, of this Act.
    Section 5. The administration of the design and construction of the project authorized in this Act shall be under the general charge and supervision of the Bureau of Administration as provided in chapter 5-14.
    Section 6. The executive director of the Board of Regents shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.