2017 Session Laws

CHAPTER 36

(HB 1023)

Appropriation for extraordinary litigation expense.


        ENTITLED, An Act to make an appropriation for the payment of extraordinary litigation expenses and to declare an emergency.

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

    Section 1. There is hereby appropriated from the general fund the sum of one million four thousand two hundred forty-two dollars ($1,004,242), or so much thereof as may be necessary, to the extraordinary litigation fund for payment of eligible expenses.

    Section 2. The commissioner of the Bureau of Administration shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.

    Section 3. Any amounts appropriated in this Act not lawfully expended or obligated shall revert in accordance with the procedures prescribed in chapter 4-8.

    Section 4. Whereas, this Act is necessary for the support of the state government and its existing public institutions, an emergency is hereby declared to exist, and this Act shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and approval.

     Signed February 17, 2017
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