2017 Session Laws

CHAPTER 193

(HB 1084)

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
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