Chiropractic corporations may operate
after the death of the chiropractor.
ENTITLED, An Act to allow chiropractic corporations operated as sole proprietorships to be operated for a certain time after the death of the chiropractor.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That chapter 47-11A be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:
The estate or agent of a deceased or substantially disabled chiropractor may contract with or employ a chiropractor to manage the deceased or substantially disabled chiropractor's practice for a period, not to exceed twenty-four months, following the date of death or substantial disability of the chiropractor, until the entity can be sold or closed.
Signed March 6, 2017