TOPICAL INDEX

Ch. Page

Abuse or Neglect
    Abuse and neglect, certain provisions regarding parents and children revised
136 190

    Child abuse or neglect, photographs, videotapes, or other electronic images
        allowed
135 190

    Information may be released to the media in abuse or neglect cases if certain
        conditions are met
134 189

    Long-term foster care as a permanent plan
137 192

Actual Annual Cash Rent
    Agricultural land valuation, procedure revised
063 119

Administrative Rules
    Bank borrowing, regulated
236 335

    Board of Accountancy, authority revised
197 279

    Certain health professions, practice revised
192 250

    Certain professions relating to architecture, engineering, and land surveying
195 259

    Certificate for nomination, requirements revised
073 139

    Cost of care and treatment at the Human Services Center, method to calculate
142 197

    Escrow fund established to pay tobacco claims
060 113

    Exchange of school lands, certain provisions revised
024 64

    Inmate matters excluded from certain administrative procedures
006 23

    Insurance fraud, prevention unit established
241 343

    Landowner preference, contiguous lands may be hunted
212 303

    License plates and stickers, fee for mailing
154 216

    Life and health insurance, standards for advertisement and sale established
240 338

    Livestock ownership inspection fee, increase authorized
208 298

    Livestock packer transactions regulated
204 293

    Motor carrier regulations and eligibility for certain permits revised
223 316

    Municipal initiative and referendum procedures revised
041 76

    Park license required to enter certain areas in the state park system
215 306

    Pipeline safety inspection program, federal references updated
230 330

    Professional bird dog trainer defined for the purpose of licensing and certain big
        game licensing repealed
213 304

    Requirements for owner-occupied classification revised
050 83

    Safe drinking water provisions revised to comply with the federal Safe Drinking
        Water Act
181 239

    Secretary of commerce and regulation may issue a restricted license under
        certain circumstances
158 220

    Secured party access to the state's computer system to cancel liens, pilot program
        established
042 77

    Special resident small game and fishing license, annual renewal requirement
211 302

    State trunk highway system, criteria established
148 208

    Telecommunication services, a certain Public Utilities Commission rule
        amended
232 332

    The system for issuing and selling licenses, permits, and stamps by agents of the
        Department of Game, Fish and Parks, revised
210 300

    Vital records provisions revised
175 232

    Weights and measures standards updated
201 292

Advertise
    Deceptive advertising in telephone directories or on the Internet, provisions
        revised
202 292

Agricultural Land
    Agricultural land valuation, procedure revised
063 119

    Agricultural land, use of marshland soils rating to set value
043 77

    Real property valuation procedure revised
044 78

Agricultural Products
    Agricultural products, certain exemptions related to hauling revised
161 222

    Livestock packer transactions regulated
204 293

    Livestock packer transactions, certain practices prohibited
205 295

    Public grain warehouse operator may request the Public Utilities Commission to
        measure grain
231 332

Agriculture
    Agricultural equipment dealers, provisions regarding dealership contracts
        revised
200 290

    Agricultural products, certain exemptions related to hauling revised
161 222

    Harvest vehicles, speed exemption increased
163 224

    Livestock packer transactions regulated
204 293

    Livestock packer transactions, certain practices prohibited
205 295

    Livestock regulation, inspection, transportation, certain provisions revised
206 296

Alcohol and Drug Abuse
    Alcohol and drug abuse facilities, additional accreditation authority
173 230

Alcoholic Beverage
    Alcoholic beverage business, penalty for failure to obtain a license
183 242

    Alcoholic beverage licensing, criminal liability restricted and administrative
        sanctions imposed
186 244

    Alcoholic beverages, sale to certain persons revised
188 247

    Open container law revised
184 242

    Special retail on-sale wine dealers' license, local government may issue temporary
        license
185 243

Anatomical Gifts
    Decedent's intent to make an anatomical gift, who shall be informed revised
176 233

Annual Leave
    Annual leave, donation of leave for certain purposes allowed
011 28

Appeals
    Administrative appeals, procedure revised
007 24

    Appeal of notice of termination, time allowed increased
093 159

    Equalization of property tax assessments, certain dates revised
047 80

    School appeals, time to file record increased
095 160

Appropriation
    Adult basic education, appropriation
101 165

    An appropriation for the Southeast Agricultural Experiment Station to replace a
        dwelling
100 164

    Census 2000 redistricting data, appropriation to acquire
003 20

    Dakota Dome roof, appropriation
099 164

    Expenditures authorized for certain water projects
218 309

    Funds transferred from the special racing and the South Dakota-bred racing funds
        to the Departments of Social Services and Education and Cultural Affairs for
        certain programs
022 62

    Northern Crops Institute, appropriation
203 293

    Regulated substance response fund appropriation
182 241

    State Conservation Commission, appropriation
023 63

    Tax refunds for elderly or disabled persons
051 84

    The General Appropriations Act
019 36

    Visitation Enforcement Program Implementation Task Force, continuation and
        appropriation
108 169

    World War II National Memorial and Congressional Medal of Honor
        commemorative, appropriation
167 226

Articles of Incorporation
    Nonprofit corporations, procedure to amend articles of incorporation revised
219 311

Assault
    Assault in a jail or juvenile detention center, penalty increased
118 178

    Assault, provisions relating to third offense revised
117 177

Assessed Value
    Equalization of property tax assessments, certain dates revised
047 80

Bail Bond
    Bail bondsperson must be licensed
254 387

Ballot
    Election official responsible to select order of candidates for the same office on
        the ballot
074 140

Bank Examination
    Bank examination records confidentiality provisions revised
234 334

Banks
    Bank borrowing, regulated
236 335

    Bank's stock and surplus, amount invested in value of premises increased
235 335

    Secured party access to the state's computer system to cancel liens, pilot program
        established
042 77

Beer Industry
    Beer industry, certain provisions revised
187 245

Bid Bond
    Bid security waived by the state for small projects
026 65

Bid Security
    Bid security waived by the state for small projects
026 65

Biologically-Based Mental Illness
    Biologically-based mental illness, term defined
251 368

Board Membership
    Elected board members for an improvement district, procedure established to
        assign staggered terms
036 73

Board of Accountancy
    Board of Accountancy, authority revised
197 279

Board of Examiners of Psychologists
    Board of Examiners of Psychologists may dismiss certain complaints
198 289

Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners
    Certain health professions, practice revised
192 250

    License renewal fees for certain medical professionals revised
190 248

Board of Nursing
    Certain health professions, practice revised
192 250

Board of Pardons and Parole
    Inmate may waive noncompliance hearing with Board of Pardons and Parole
132 187

Board of Regents
    An appropriation for the Southeast Agricultural Experiment Station to replace a
        dwelling
100 164

    Board of Regents costs increased for certain construction projects
098 163

    Board of Regents, lease agreement authorized for delivery of public higher
        education programs
097 162

    Board of Regents, provisions regarding contract negotiations for faculty and
        exempt employees revised
017 34

    Commissioner of School and Public Lands authorized to sell certain land
025 64

    Criminal background checks for new employees at the South Dakota School for
        the Blind and Visually Impaired
096 161

Bond Issue
    Bond issue by two or more political subdivisions, procedure revised
030 67

Brand Board
    Brand renewal fee increase authorized
207 297

    Livestock ownership inspection fee, increase authorized
208 298

    Livestock regulation, inspection, transportation, certain provisions revised
206 296

Candidate
    Certificate for nomination, requirements revised
073 139

    Election procedures, time frames revised
072 138

Census Data
    Census 2000 redistricting data, appropriation to acquire
003 20

Certificate of Health
    Certificate of health, certain persons having regular contact with students
        provisions revised
092 159

Checks, Drafts, and Orders
    Checks, drafts, and orders not paid when presented, damages provided
112 172

Civil Damages
    Alcoholic beverage licensing, criminal liability restricted and administrative
        sanctions imposed
186 244

    Firearm manufacture and sale, liability limited
116 176

    Unlawful taking of mountain lions established and other restrictions repealed
209 299

Class 1 Misdemeanor
    Temporary snowmobile license permits, prohibitions established
157 219

Clemency
    Inmate clemency applications, procedure revised
131 187

Commercial Vehicle
    Commercial vehicle weigh scale tickets used to enforce vehicle weight
        restrictions
162 222

Commissioner of School and Public Lands
    Exchange of school lands, certain provisions revised
024 64

Commodity Check-off Programs
    Expense reimbursement procedures for certain state government officers or
        employees revised
013 29

Competitive Bids
    Competitive bids not required for the purchase of natural gas
028 66

Confidentiality
    Accident records, fees for search
166 226

    Bank examination records confidentiality provisions revised
234 334

    Confidentiality of certain patient records revised
191 250

    Information may be released to the media in abuse or neglect cases if certain
        conditions are met
134 189

    Patient information received by ambulance service is confidential
169 227

Constitutional Amendments
    Allows for more than one classification of agricultural property
001 19

    Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to allow local initiatives to provide
        for the cooperation and organization of local government
002 19

Construction Projects
    Board of Regents costs increased for certain construction projects
098 163

Consumer
    Consumer installment sales contracts to include motor vehicles
237 336

Contested Case
    Administrative appeals, procedure revised
007 24

    Administrative appeals, venue revised
008 25

    Hearing examiner, time allowed to recuse increased
009 25

    Inmate matters excluded from certain administrative procedures
006 23


    Safe drinking water provisions revised to comply with the federal Safe Drinking
        Water Act
181 239

    Vehicle dealers subject to uniform tax administration procedure hearings
061 117

Continuing Education
    Continuing education reports for insurance agents, dates revised
258 389

Contracts
    Agricultural equipment dealers, provisions regarding dealership contracts
        revised
200 290

    Appeal of notice of termination, time allowed increased
093 159

    Beer industry, certain provisions revised
187 245

    Board of Regents, provisions regarding contract negotiations for faculty and
        exempt employees revised
017 34

    Consumer installment sales contracts to include motor vehicles
237 336

    Delinquent installment loan collection
238 337

    Teacher contracts, nonrenewal notification date revised
094 160

    Viatical settlements regulated
220 312

Controlled Substances
    Drugs listed as Schedule III controlled substances
174 231

Controlled Weapons
    Controlled weapons, disposition revised
128 185

    Weapons violations on school premises, report to law enforcement and temporary
        custody allowed
088 153

Corporate Acknowledgment
    Corporate acknowledgment, evidence of authority to execute certain
        documents
216 307

Correctional Facility
    Correctional or detention facility, may release certain information
133 188

Cosmetology
    Cosmetology, exemption to practice revised
194 258

Costs of Care
    Cost of care and treatment at the Human Services Center, method to calculate
142 197

Counselor
    Counselor licensing applicant, licensing provisions revised
199 290

Counties
    Appointment of county planning commission made permissive
064 120

    Counties authorized to hold certain board meetings outside of the county seat
031 68

    Counties may participate in simulated elections
075 140

    County and municipal housing redevelopment commissioners, per diem allowed
        for meetings
068 126

    County board of mental illness, person may serve more than two terms
138 194

    County lien for costs of jail confinement
129 186

    County registers of deeds and sheriffs, certain remittance procedures revised
032 68

    County reimbursed by the state for the transportation of inmates
035 72

    County road and bridge fund established
149 209

    Emergency temporary zoning ordinance subject to injunctive relief
066 125

    Inmate transportation, responsible party specified
110 170

    Mental illness commitments, criteria to allocate costs revised
143 199

    Parole violator detention expenses revised
130 187

    Planning and zoning procedures standardized
065 120

    Road districts authorized to post and enforce speed and weight limits and
        formation requirements revised
151 212

    Special retail on-sale wine dealers' license, local government may issue temporary
        license
185 243


County Auditor
    Certificate for nomination, requirements revised
073 139

    Challenge procedure for certain election petitions created
070 136

    Election judges and clerks, title and duties revised
069 127

    Voter registration master list, updating requirements revised
071 137

County Board of Mental Illness
    County board of mental illness, person may serve more than two terms
138 194

County Road and Bridge
    County road and bridge fund established
149 209

    Road districts authorized to post and enforce speed and weight limits and
        formation requirements revised
151 212

County Road District
    Road districts authorized to post and enforce speed and weight limits and formation
        requirements revised
151 212

County Treasurer
    License plates and stickers, fee for mailing
154 216

    Property tax bill, annual tax bill information revised
052 84

    The system for issuing and selling licenses, permits, and stamps by agents of the
        Department of Game, Fish and Parks, revised
210 300

Court
    Administrative appeals, venue revised
008 25

    Court automation surcharge revised
104 167

    Driving privileges suspended in connection with a conviction for vandalism
120 179

    Game, Fish and Parks laws violations, the requirement to appear in court
        revised
214 306

    Guardianship and conservatorship, certain provisions revised
146 206

    Juror service, exemption from service revised
106 168

    Magistrate judges, duties revised
121 180

    Magistrate judges, residency requirement revised
105 168

    Restricted license for persons under 21 years of age convicted of driving under
        the influence
165 225

    Service of a summons in Indian country, process revised
102 166

    Small claims proceedings certain provisions revised
103 166

    Visitation Enforcement Program Implementation Task Force, continuation and
        appropriation
108 169

    Witness fees and mileage, amount revised
109 170

Criminal Background Checks
    Criminal background checks for new employees at the South Dakota School for
        the Blind and Visually Impaired
096 161

Criminal Procedure
    Assault in a jail or juvenile detention center, penalty increased
118 178

    Assault, provisions relating to third offense revised
117 177

    Crime victim compensation benefit maximum increased
125 183

    Driver's license revocation increased for certain drug offenses
159 221

    Driving under the influence subsequent offense, time period to determine
        revised
164 225

    Imprisonment increased as a condition of probation or suspension of sentence
122 181

    Pedophilia, criminal penalty for second offense increased
119 179

    Victims of stalking, certain rights provided
127 185

Critical Access Hospital
    Critical access hospital defined
170 228

Damage Disclosure Statement
    Motor vehicles, disclosure of damage provisions revised
153 215


Death Penalty
    Death penalty, execution dates announced
123 181

Defendant
    Restitution ordered when the defendant sentenced to state penitentiary
124 182

Dental Care
    Dental care, health insurance required to cover
248 365

Dentists
    Dentistry practice, limited exception allowed
193 258

Diabetes
    Health insurance, coverage for diabetes mandated
252 370

Dog Trainer
    Professional bird dog trainer defined for the purpose of licensing and certain big
        game licensing repealed
213 304

Drinking Water
    Safe drinking water provisions revised to comply with the federal Safe Drinking
        Water Act
181 239

Driver's License
    Decedent's intent to make an anatomical gift, who shall be informed revised
176 233

    Driver's license revocation increased for certain drug offenses
159 221

    Driving privileges suspended in connection with a conviction for vandalism
120 179

    Restricted license for persons under 21 years of age convicted of driving under
        the influence
165 225

    Secretary of commerce and regulation may issue a restricted license under certain
        circumstances
158 220

Driving Under the Influence
    Driving under the influence subsequent offense, time period to determine
        revised
164 225

    Restricted license for persons under 21 years of age convicted of driving under
        the influence
165 225

Economic Development
    The Board of Economic Development may participate in loan guarantees
004 21

Election Judge or Clerk
    Election judges and clerks, title and duties revised
069 127

Election Procedures
    Certificate for nomination, requirements revised
073 139

    Challenge procedure for certain election petitions created
070 136

    Counties may participate in simulated elections
075 140

    Elected board members for an improvement district, procedure established to
        assign staggered terms
036 73

    Election judges and clerks, title and duties revised
069 127

    Election official responsible to select order of candidates for the same office on
        the ballot
074 140

    Election procedures, time frames revised
072 138

    Municipal initiative and referendum procedures revised
041 76

    Municipality or school district may open their polling place earlier
039 75

    Municipality, election procedure to form revised
037 73

    School district elections, certain procedures revised
078 142

    Voter registration master list, updating requirements revised
071 137

Electronic Filing
    Tax returns and payments, electronic filing revised
062 117

Eminent Domain
    Railroads, certain tax benefits repealed and eminent domain authority revised
222 314


Employee
    Board of Regents, provisions regarding contract negotiations for faculty and
        exempt employees revised
017 34

    Criminal background checks for new employees at the South Dakota School for
        the Blind and Visually Impaired
096 161

    Minimum wage for employees under 20 years of age, revised
260 391

    Sheltered workshop employees compensation revised
012 29

    The subsequent injury fund repealed
262 396

Employer
    Board of Regents, provisions regarding contract negotiations for faculty and
        exempt employees revised
017 34

    Criminal background checks for new employees at the South Dakota School for
        the Blind and Visually Impaired
096 161

    Minimum wage for employees under 20 years of age, revised
260 391

    Sheltered workshop employees compensation revised
012 29

    The subsequent injury fund repealed
262 396

Ethics
    Teacher's certificate revoked or suspended for ethics violation
091 158

Excise Tax
    Certain taxes and fees increased to provide funding for highway maintenance
059 109

    Fuel excise tax provisions revised
058 90

Fees
    Accident records, fees for search
166 226

    Brand renewal fee increase authorized
207 297

    Certain professions relating to architecture, engineering, and land surveying
195 259

    Certain taxes and fees increased to provide funding for highway maintenance
059 109

    County registers of deeds and sheriffs, certain remittance procedures revised
032 68

    Court automation surcharge revised
104 167

    Insurance fraud, prevention unit established
241 343

    Jurors, per diem increased
107 169

    License plates and stickers, fee for mailing
154 216

    License renewal fees for certain medical professionals revised
190 248

    Limited liability company, exemption from filing fee
221 313

    Manufactured homes reclassified as real property for tax purposes
045 78

    Park license required to enter certain areas in the state park system
215 306

    Passport applications, register of deeds may assist
034 71

    Professional employer organization, gross receipts taxed
057 89

    Register of Deeds Office, fees revised
033 70

    Specialty license plates and decals, procedure to issue revised
155 217

    Witness fees and mileage, amount revised
109 170

Firearms
    Firearm manufacture and sale, liability limited
116 176

    Firearms, possession restricted on off-road vehicles
160 221

Fireworks
    Special fireworks permits authorized for the turn of the millennium
179 237

Foster Care
    Long-term foster care as a permanent plan
137 192

Fuel
    Fuel excise tax provisions revised
058 90

Game and Fish Licenses
    Special resident small game and fishing license, annual renewal requirement
211 302

    The system for issuing and selling licenses, permits, and stamps by agents of the
        Department of Game, Fish and Parks, revised
210 300


Governmental Subdivision
    Appellant may be ordered to pay attorney's fees if the appellant is unsuccessful in
        a property assessment appeal
048 81

Grain Warehouse
    Public grain warehouse operator may request the Public Utilities Commission to
        measure grain
231 332

Harmony Hill Girls School
    Harmony Hill girls school transferred to the State of South Dakota
029 67

Health Insurance
    Biologically-based mental illness, term defined
251 368

    Coordination of benefits for group health plans
253 378

    Creditable coverage for health insurance to include short-term plans
250 366

    Dental care, health insurance required to cover
248 365

    Health insurance, coverage for diabetes mandated
252 370

    Life and health insurance, standards for advertisement and sale established
240 338

    Third-party administrator of certain insurance, date for annual report revised
255 388

Hearing Examiner
    Hearing examiner, time allowed to recuse increased
009 25

Highways
    County road and bridge fund established
149 209

    State trunk highway system, criteria established
148 208

Human Services Center
    Cost of care and treatment at the Human Services Center, method to calculate
142 197

Improvement District
    Elected board members for an improvement district, procedure established to
        assign staggered terms
036 73

Indian Country
    Contracting school district within Indian reservation not required to reorganize
085 151

    Service of a summons in Indian country, process revised
102 166

Inheritance Tax
    Inheritance tax exemption revised
054 86

    Inheritance tax, confidentiality of certain records
055 87

Initiative and Referendum
    Challenge procedure for certain election petitions created
070 136

    Municipal initiative and referendum procedures revised
041 76

Inmate
    County lien for costs of jail confinement
129 186

    Inmate clemency applications, procedure revised
131 187

    Inmate may waive noncompliance hearing with Board of Pardons and Parole
132 187

    Inmate transportation, responsible party specified
110 170

Inspection
    Livestock regulation, inspection, transportation, certain provisions revised
206 296

    Pipeline safety inspection program, federal references updated
230 330

    Residential care facility inspected with the consent of the person-in-charge
172 229

    School food service programs inspected
089 154

Installment Loans
    Delinquent installment loan collection
238 337

Insurance
    Alcohol coverage limited under certain insurance policies
249 366

    Cancellation of certain insurance policies, provisions to limit revised
259 390

    Coordination of benefits for group health plans
253 378

    Dental care, health insurance required to cover
248 365

    Insurance coverage for appurtenant property, provisions revised
247 364

    Insurance fraud, prevention unit established
241 343

    Life and health insurance, standards for advertisement and sale established
240 338

    Managed care plan required to appoint physician or other health care professional
        as medical director
242 347

    Managed care plan responsible for its utilization review program
243 348

    Managed care plans required to cover emergency services
244 354

    Managed care plans, full disclosure of information required
246 363

    Managed care plans, standards and registration established
245 356

Insurance Agents
    Continuing education reports for insurance agents, dates revised
258 389

    Insurance agents, appointment provisions revised
256 388

    Insurance agents, loans from clients restricted
257 389

Insurance Fraud
    Insurance fraud, prevention unit established
241 343

Internal Revenue Code
    Internal Revenue Code references in the state tax code, updated
056 88

Investment Council
    Investment council may invest certain public funds
020 61

Joint Tenancy
    Spousal joint tenancy may be terminated upon certain conditions
114 175

Juror
    Juror service, exemption from service revised
106 168

    Jurors, per diem increased
107 169

Labor Organizations
    Board of Regents, provisions regarding contract negotiations for faculty and
        exempt employees revised
017 34

Landowner
    Agricultural land, use of marshland soils rating to set value
043 77

    Landowner notice before certain planning commission activities are undertaken
        on their land
067 126

    Landowner preference, contiguous lands may be hunted
212 303

    Planning and zoning procedures standardized
065 120

    Road district, procedure to form revised
150 211

Law Enforcement
    Child abuse or neglect, photographs, videotapes, or other electronic images
        allowed
135 190

Legislature
    911 emergency notification system, recommendations, findings, and plan
        required
177 234

    1998 Legislation, codified
010 26

    Professions and occupations, repeal the review process for new boards and
        commissions
189 248

Liability Insurance
    Insurance coverage for appurtenant property, provisions revised
247 364

License
    Alcoholic beverage business, penalty for failure to obtain a license
183 242

    Temporary snowmobile license permits, prohibitions established
157 219

License Fees
    Certain taxes and fees increased to provide funding for highway maintenance
059 109

    Specialty license plates and decals, procedure to issue revised
155 217

Licensing
    Certain health professions, practice revised
192 250

    Certain professions relating to architecture, engineering, and land surveying
195 259

    Counselor licensing applicant, licensing provisions revised
199 290

    Money lenders and mortgage lenders, certain licensing exemptions removed
239 338

    Professional bird dog trainer defined for the purpose of licensing and certain big
        game licensing repealed
213 304

    Special retail on-sale wine dealers' license, local government may issue temporary
        license
185 243

Life Insurance
    Life and health insurance, standards for advertisement and sale established
240 338

    Third-party administrator of certain insurance, date for annual report revised
255 388

Limited Liability Company
    Limited liability company, exemption from filing fee
221 313

Livestock
    Livestock ownership inspection fee, increase authorized
208 298

    Livestock regulation, inspection, transportation, certain provisions revised
206 296

Livestock Packer
    Livestock packer transactions regulated
204 293

    Livestock packer transactions, certain practices prohibited
205 295

Loan Guarantee
    The Board of Economic Development may participate in loan guarantees
004 21

Local Government
    Appellant may be ordered to pay attorney's fees if the appellant is unsuccessful in
        a property assessment appeal
048 81

    Bond issue by two or more political subdivisions, procedure revised
030 67

    Local governments protected from certain suits over the Y2K computer
        problem
018 35

    Municipal officials may volunteer to serve in certain unpaid municipal positions
040 75

    School district elections, certain procedures revised
078 142

    Special retail on-sale wine dealers' license, local government may issue temporary
        license
185 243

Magistrate Judge
    Magistrate judges, duties revised
121 180

    Magistrate judges, residency requirement revised
105 168

Managed Care Plan
    Managed care plan required to appoint physician or other health care professional
        as medical director
242 347

    Managed care plan responsible for its utilization review program
243 348

    Managed care plans required to cover emergency services
244 354

    Managed care plans, full disclosure of information required
246 363

    Managed care plans, standards and registration established
245 356

Manufactured Homes
    Manufactured homes, method to compute local effort for state aid purposes
        revised
083 147

Mechanics' Liens
    Mechanics' liens, provisions revised
217 308

Media
    Information may be released to the media in abuse or neglect cases if certain
        conditions are met
134 189

Medical Director
    Managed care plan required to appoint physician or other health care professional
        as medical director
242 347

Mental Illness Commitments
    Human Services Center used as a regional facility for certain emergency
140 195

    Involuntary commitment of certain mentally ill persons, provisions revised
139 194

    Mental illness commitments, criteria to allocate costs revised
143 199

    Review of court-ordered treatment, requirement for personal examination
        revised
141 196

Millennium
    Special fireworks permits authorized for the turn of the millenium
179 237

Minimum Wage
    Minimum wage for employees under 20 years of age, revised
260 391

Mobile Home
    Mobile home taxes, procedure to determine unpaid taxes revised
046 80

Money Lender
    Money lenders and mortgage lenders, certain licensing exemptions removed
239 338

Mortgage Lender
    Money lenders and mortgage lenders, certain licensing exemptions removed
239 338

Motor Carrier
    Motor carrier regulations and eligibility for certain permits revised
223 316

Motor Fuel Tax
    Certain taxes and fees increased to provide funding for highway maintenance
059 109

Motor Fuel Tax Refund
    Value-added agriculture fund for economic development established
005 21

Motor Vehicle Dealer
    Temporary supplemental lot, definition revised
156 219

Motor Vehicles
    Agricultural products, certain exemptions related to hauling revised
161 222

    Consumer installment sales contracts to include motor vehicles
237 336

    Harvest vehicles, speed exemption increased
163 224

    Motor vehicles, disclosure of damage provisions revised
153 215

    Specialty license plates and decals, procedure to issue revised
155 217

    Temporary supplemental lot, definition revised
156 219

Mountain Lion
    Unlawful taking of mountain lions established and other restrictions repealed
209 299

Municipality
    County and municipal housing redevelopment commissioners, per diem allowed
        for meetings
068 126

    Municipal initiative and referendum procedures revised
041 76

    Municipal officials may volunteer to serve in certain unpaid municipal positions
040 75

    Municipalities with commissioner form of government may determine frequency
        of meetings
038 74

    Municipality or school district may open their polling place earlier
039 75

    Municipality, election procedure to form revised
037 73

    Planning and zoning procedures standardized
065 120

    Special retail on-sale wine dealers' license, local government may issue temporary
        license
185 243

National Guard
    National Guard members, certain exemptions repealed
168 227

911 Emergency System
    911 emergency notification system, recommendations, findings, and plan
        required
177 234

Nonprofit Corporations
    Nonprofit corporations, procedure to amend articles of incorporation revised
219 311

Obscene Materials
    Public schools or libraries required to restrict access to obscene materials by
        computer
076 141

Open Container
    Open container law revised
184 242

Open Enrollment
    Open school enrollment application deadline repealed
086 152


Outdoor Recreation
    Outdoor recreational purpose, definition revised
111 172

Overweight Vehicle
    Harvest vehicles, speed exemption increased
163 224

Park License
    Park license required to enter certain areas in the state park system
215 306

Parole Violator
    Parole violator detention expenses revised
130 187

Passport
    Passport applications, register of deeds may assist
034 71

Patients Rights
    Review of court-ordered treatment, requirement for personal examination
        revised
141 196

Pedophilia
    Pedophilia, criminal penalty for second offense increased
119 179

Peer Review
    Board of Accountancy, authority revised
197 279

Performance Bonds
    Performance and payment bonds waived by the state for small projects
027 66

Performance-based Budgeting
    Performance-based budgeting, repealed
021 62

Permanency Hearing
    Long-term foster care as a permanent plan
137 192

Photographs or Videotapes
    Child abuse or neglect, photographs, videotapes, or other electronic images
        allowed
135 190

Pipeline Safety
    Pipeline safety inspection program, federal references updated
230 330

Planning and Zoning
    Emergency temporary zoning ordinance subject to injunctive relief
066 125

Planning Commission
    Appointment of county planning commission made permissive
064 120

    Landowner notice before certain planning commission activities are undertaken
        on their land
067 126

    Planning and zoning procedures standardized
065 120

Probate
    Disclaimer of property interest, provisions revised
144 203

    Guardianship and conservatorship, certain provisions revised
146 206

    Inheritance tax, confidentiality of certain records
055 87

    Special administrator, provisions for appointment revised
145 205

Probation
    Imprisonment increased as a condition of probation or suspension of sentence
122 181

Professions and Occupations
    Bail bondsperson must be licensed
254 387

    Board of Accountancy, authority revised
197 279

    Board of Examiners of Psychologists may dismiss certain complaints
198 289

    Certain health professions, practice revised
192 250

    Certain professions relating to architecture, engineering, and land surveying
195 259

    Cosmetology, exemption to practice revised
194 258

    Counselor licensing applicant, licensing provisions revised
199 290

    Dentistry practice, limited exception allowed
193 258

    License renewal fees for certain medical professionals revised
190 248

    Professional bird dog trainer defined for the purpose of licensing and certain big
        game licensing repealed
213 304

    Professional employer organization, gross receipts taxed
057 89

    Professions and occupations, repeal the review process for new boards and
        commissions
189 248

    State Board of Funeral Service, notice of meetings revised
196 279

Promise to Appear
    Game, Fish and Parks laws violations, the requirement to appear in court
        revised
214 306

Property Assessment
    Agricultural land valuation, procedure revised
063 119

    Agricultural land, use of marshland soils rating to set value
043 77

    Equalization of property tax assessments, certain dates revised
047 80

    Township roads, maintenance and repairs assessment increased
152 214

Property Tax Bill
    Property tax bill, annual tax bill information revised
052 84

Property Tax Certificates
    Property tax certificates, rate of interest decreased
053 85

Public Employees
    Benefits improved for South Dakota Retirement System members
015 31

    Board of Regents, provisions regarding contract negotiations for faculty and
        exempt employees revised
017 34

    Jailers included as Class B members of the South Dakota Retirement System
014 30

    Surviving spouse of South Dakota Retirement System member, benefits
        improved
016 33

Public Improvements
    Performance and payment bonds waived by the state for small projects
027 66

Public Schools or Libraries
    Public schools or libraries required to restrict access to obscene materials by
        computer
076 141

Public Utilities Commission
    Pipeline safety inspection program, federal references updated
230 330

    Public grain warehouse operator may request the Public Utilities Commission to
        measure grain
231 332

    Public Utilities Commission may regulate certain telecommunications services
227 326

    Telecommunications companies, cost recovery method to recover cost of
        mandated services
225 324

    Telecommunications companies, regulation of prices revised
226 325

    Telecommunication services, a certain Public Utilities Commission rule
        amended
232 332

    Telecommunications services, certain provisions revised
224 319

Public Utility
    Certain utilities authorized to remove vegetation that threatens their operations
229 329

Public Water and Wastewater Systems
    Public water systems, tampering provision revised
228 329

Railroads
    Railroads, certain tax benefits repealed and eminent domain authority revised
222 314

Real Property
    Equalization of property tax assessments, certain dates revised
047 80

    Real property valuation procedure revised
044 78

    Requirements for owner-occupied classification revised
050 83

Records
    Accident records, fees for search
166 226

    Bank examination records confidentiality provisions revised
234 334

    Confidentiality of certain patient records revised
191 250


    Corporate acknowledgment, evidence of authority to execute certain
        documents
216 307

    Correctional or detention facility, may release certain information
133 188

    Deceased person's medical records, who has access revised
171 228

    Guardianship and conservatorship, certain provisions revised
146 206

    Information may be released to the media in abuse or neglect cases if certain
        conditions are met
134 189

    Inheritance tax, confidentiality of certain records
055 87

    Patient information received by ambulance service is confidential
169 227

Register of Deeds
    County registers of deeds and sheriffs, certain remittance procedures revised
032 68

    Mechanics' liens, provisions revised
217 308

    Passport applications, register of deeds may assist
034 71

    Register of Deeds Office, fees revised
033 70

Reorganization Petition
    School boards, time frame for action on petitions established
077 142

Residential Care Facility
    Residential care facility inspected with the consent of the person-in-charge
172 229

Restitution
    Restitution ordered when the defendant sentenced to state penitentiary
124 182

Restricted License
    Secretary of commerce and regulation may issue a restricted license under certain
        circumstances
158 220

Retirement Benefits
    Benefits improved for South Dakota Retirement System members
015 31

    Jailers included as Class B members of the South Dakota Retirement System
014 30

    Surviving spouse of South Dakota Retirement System member, benefits
        improved
016 33

Road District
    Road district, procedure to form revised
150 211

Sale of Land
    Commissioner of School and Public Lands authorized to sell certain land
025 64

School Board
    Certificate of health, certain persons having regular contact with students
        provisions revised
092 159

    Municipality or school district may open their polling place earlier
039 75

    School appeals, time to file record increased
095 160

    School boards, time frame for action on petitions established
077 142

    Weapons violations on school premises, report to law enforcement and temporary
        custody allowed
088 153

School Consolidation
    School consolidation, incentives revised
080 144

School District
    Contracting school district within Indian reservation not required to reorganize
085 151

    Municipality or school district may open their polling place earlier
039 75

    Open school enrollment application deadline repealed
086 152

    School appeals, time to file record increased
095 160

    School boards, time frame for action on petitions established
077 142

    School consolidation, incentives revised
080 144

    School district elections, certain procedures revised
078 142

    School district, set the general fund tax levy
049 82

    School districts, financial arrangements with the Health and Educational Facilities
        Authority revised
084 148

    School food service programs inspected
089 154

    State aid to education provisions revised
082 146

    Student transfers within a school district, transportation requirements revised
087 153

    Students attending Black Hills Forest High School not included in a school
        district's average daily membership
081 145

    Tax levy revised for schools sending students to an adjoining school district
079 143

    Teacher contracts, nonrenewal notification date revised
094 160

    Teacher's certificate revoked or suspended for ethics violation
091 158

    Weapons violations on school premises, report to law enforcement and temporary
        custody allowed
088 153

School Food Service
    School food service programs inspected
089 154

Secured Party
    Secured party access to the state's computer system to cancel liens, pilot program
        established
042 77

Sheltered Workshop
    Sheltered workshop employees compensation revised
012 29

Sheriff
    County registers of deeds and sheriffs, certain remittance procedures revised
032 68

Skating
    Outdoor recreational purpose, definition revised
111 172

Sledding
    Outdoor recreational purpose, definition revised
111 172

Small Claims
    Small claims proceedings certain provisions revised
103 166

Snowmobile
    Temporary snowmobile license permits, prohibitions established
157 219

Snowmobile Dealer
    Temporary snowmobile license permits, prohibitions established
157 219

Special Administrator
    Special administrator, provisions for appointment revised
145 205

Special Education
    Special education funding, state aid formula revised
090 155

Specialty License Plates
    Specialty license plates and decals, procedure to issue revised
155 217

Sport Shooting Range
    Sport shooting range, not considered a nuisance under certain circumstances
113 174

State Aid to Education
    Manufactured homes, method to compute local effort for state aid purposes
        revised
083 147

    School districts, financial arrangements with the Health and Educational Facilities
        Authority revised
084 148

    Special education funding, state aid formula revised
090 155

    State aid to education provisions revised
082 146

    Students attending Black Hills Forest High School not included in a school
        district's average daily membership
081 145

State Banks
    State-chartered banks allowed federally chartered bank powers under certain
        conditions
233 333

State Board of Funeral Service
    State Board of Funeral Service, notice of meetings revised
196 279

State Employee
    Annual leave, donation of leave for certain purposes allowed
011 28

State Government
    Bid security waived by the state for small projects
026 65

    Competitive bids not required for the purchase of natural gas
028 66

    Expense reimbursement procedures for certain state government officers or
        employees revised
013 29

    911 emergency notification system, recommendations, findings, and plan
        required
177 234

    1998 Legislation, codified
010 26

    Performance and payment bonds waived by the state for small projects
027 66

    Performance-based budgeting, repealed
021 62

    Secured party access to the state's computer system to cancel liens, pilot program
        established
042 77

    The General Appropriations Act
019 36

State Penitentiary
    County reimbursed by the state for the transportation of inmates
035 72

    Imprisonment increased as a condition of probation or suspension of sentence
122 181

    Inmate matters excluded from certain administrative procedures
006 23

    Restitution ordered when the defendant sentenced to state penitentiary
124 182

State Trunk Highway System
    State trunk highway system revised
147 207

    State trunk highway system, criteria established
148 208

Subsequent Injury Fund
    The subsequent injury fund repealed
262 396

Summons
    Service of a summons in Indian country, process revised
102 166

Suspension of Sentence
    Imprisonment increased as a condition of probation or suspension of sentence
122 181

Swimming Pool
    Outdoor recreational purpose, definition revised
111 172

Taxes
    Certain taxes and fees increased to provide funding for highway maintenance
059 109

    Inheritance tax exemption revised
054 86

    Manufactured homes reclassified as real property for tax purposes
045 78

    Manufactured homes, method to compute local effort for state aid purposes
        revised
083 147

    Mobile home taxes, procedure to determine unpaid taxes revised
046 80

    Professional employer organization, gross receipts taxed
057 89

    Property tax certificates, rate of interest decreased
053 85

    Property tax bill, annual tax bill information revised
052 84

    Railroads, certain tax benefits repealed and eminent domain authority revised
222 314

    Real property valuation procedure revised
044 78

    Requirements for owner-occupied classification revised
050 83

    School district, set the general fund tax levy
049 82

    School districts, financial arrangements with the Health and Educational Facilities
        Authority revised
084 148

    Tax levy revised for schools sending students to an adjoining school district
079 143

    Tax refunds for elderly or disabled persons
051 84

    Tax returns and payments, electronic filing revised
062 117

    Township roads, maintenance and repairs assessment increased
152 214

    Vehicle dealers subject to uniform tax administration procedure hearings
061 117

Teachers
    Appeal of notice of termination, time allowed increased
093 159

    Teacher contracts, nonrenewal notification date revised
094 160

    Teacher's certificate revoked or suspended for ethics violation
091 158

Telecommunications Companies
    Public Utilities Commission may regulate certain telecommunications services
227 326

    Telecommunications companies, cost recovery method to recover cost of
        mandated services
225 324

    Telecommunications companies, regulation of prices revised
226 325

    Telecommunications services, certain provisions revised
224 319

Telephone Directory
    Deceptive advertising in telephone directories or on the Internet, provisions
        revised
202 292

Tobacco Products
    Tobacco products, liability for illegal sale or distribution
178 236

Tobacco Settlement Fund
    Escrow fund established to pay tobacco claims
060 113

Township
    Township roads, maintenance and repairs assessment increased
152 214

Treatment
    Review of court-ordered treatment, requirement for personal examination
        revised
141 196

Treatment Facilities
    Alcohol and drug abuse facilities, additional accreditation authority
173 230

Utilization Review
    Managed care plan responsible for its utilization review program
243 348

Valuation
    Real property valuation procedure revised
044 78

Value-Added Agriculture
    Value-added agriculture fund for economic development established
005 21

Vehicle Dealers
    Vehicle dealers subject to uniform tax administration procedure hearings
061 117

Viatical Settlements
    Viatical settlements regulated
220 312

Victims of Crime
    Crime victim compensation benefit maximum increased
125 183

    Victims of crime, notification process revised
126 183

    Victims of stalking, certain rights provided
127 185

Vital Records
    Vital records provisions revised
175 232

Voter Registration
    Voter registration master list, updating requirements revised
071 137

Water Pollution
    General permits for water pollution control, violations revised
180 237

Weigh Scale Tickets
    Commercial vehicle weigh scale tickets used to enforce vehicle weight
        restrictions
162 222

Weights and Measures
    Weights and measures standards updated
201 292

Witness Fees
    Witness fees and mileage, amount revised
109 170

Workers Compensation
    The subsequent injury fund repealed
262 396

    Workers compensation, certain provisions revised
261 392

Y2K
    Liability related to Y2K problems, limited
115 176

    Local governments protected from certain suits over the Y2K computer
        problem
18 35