State of South Dakota
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2018
||SENATE BILL NO. 82 |
Introduced by: Senators Cammack, Bolin, Ewing, Kolbeck, Novstrup, Otten (Ernie), Partridge, Rusch, Stalzer, and Youngberg and Representatives Rhoden, Barthel, Johns, Lake, Mickelson, Peterson (Kent), and Wiese
FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions providing for the inspections of large passenger vehicles used by nonprofit organizations.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 32-21-3.1 be amended to read:
vehicle with a capacity of sixteen or more passengers, including the driver,
owned or operated by a nonprofit organization, or privately owned and operated under a contract with
such a nonprofit
organization, and used for the transportation of its members shall be inspected
prior to before
October first of each year by
a representative of an inspector approved by
the Division of Highway Patrol
to. The inspector shall
that such the
vehicle complies with state law
the rules of the Division of Highway Patrol regulations
. A certificate, provided by the Division of Highway Patrol,
vehicle has successfully passed
inspection shall be issued by the
Division of Highway Patrol inspector
and shall be displayed on the vehicle. The
director of the Division of Highway Patrol
shall promulgate rules,
pursuant to chapter 1-26,
for minimum safety standards of
vehicles. Any person operating a vehicle in violation of this section is guilty of a Class 2 misdemeanor.
Section 2. That chapter 32-21 be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:
The Division of Highway Patrol may approve any person who is qualified to perform inspections of large passenger vehicles operated by a nonprofit organization as provided in § 32-21-3.1 to act as an inspector. The Department of Public Safety may promulgate rules, pursuant to chapter 1-26, setting forth specific standards and requirements for approval of the inspectors of large passenger vehicles operated by nonprofit organizations.
Section 3. That chapter 32-21 be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:
Any person performing an inspection under this chapter shall have been previously approved to act as an inspector by the Division of Highway Patrol. A violation of this section is a Class 2 misdemeanor.