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     1-22-2.   Arts council created--Composition and appointment of members. There is created a South Dakota State Arts Council composed of eleven members appointed by the Governor. The members of the council shall be chosen to the extent practicable as representative of all the state's major art forms including instrumental and vocal music, dance, drama, folk art, creative writing, architecture and allied fields, painting, sculpture, photography, and the arts relating to the presentation, performance and exhibition of major art forms. The members shall be geographically representative of all sections of the state. The members are not subject to removal by the Governor except for cause.

Source: SL 1966, ch 183, § 2; SL 1973, ch 7, § 1; SL 1985, ch 12, § 2; SL 1996, ch 8, § 8.

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