2017 Session Laws

CHAPTER 15

(SB 63)

The postage administration fund
in the Legislative Research Council, eliminated.


        ENTITLED, An Act to eliminate the postage administration fund and deposit fees to the general fund.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:

    Section 1. That § 2-7-15.1 be amended to read:

    2-7-15.1. The Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council is authorized to may recover up to one-half of the printing costs of legislative bills and journals by establishing uniform fees for the distribution of legislative printed materials, to public agencies, lobbyists, and individuals. Fees for estimated mailing costs may also be charged for mailing printed materials. Fees collected may shall be deposited in a special fund within the state treasury, the proceeds of which shall be used to pay for printing and postage costs, or transferred to the state general fund.

    Section 2. That § 2-9-7.1 be amended to read:

    2-9-7.1. The Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council may establish charges based on actual costs for printing statutes from the computerized statutory data base. This authority does not include charging for copies of proposed rules. Receipts shall be deposited in the fund created by § 2-7-15.1 state general fund.

     Signed March 8, 2017
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