2:01:02:06.  Waiver. The commission may waive any of the requirements of § 2:01:02:01 before the appointment of a law enforcement officer upon formal application to the commission by the law enforcement agency requesting the waiver, a showing that the requesting agency's jurisdiction includes fewer than 500 persons, and a showing that the waiver is necessary to maintain an adequate law enforcement staff in the requesting agency.

          Source: SL 1975, ch 16, § 1; transferred from § 2:01:02:04, 2 SDR 37, effective November 20, 1975; 11 SDR 135, effective April 14, 1985; 12 SDR 1, effective July 17, 1985.

          General Authority:SDCL 23-3-42.

          Law Implemented:SDCL 23-3-42.