2017 Session Laws

CHAPTER 67

(HB 1015)

South Dakota Housing Development Authority
designated as statewide housing agency.


        ENTITLED, An Act to designate the South Dakota Housing Development Authority as the administrator of a federal housing program.

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

    Section 1. That ยง 11-11-10 be amended to read:

    11-11-10. There is hereby created and established a body politic and corporate with such duties and powers as are set forth established in this chapter, to be known as the "South Dakota Housing Development Authority" to carry out the provisions of this chapter. The authority is hereby constituted an independent public instrumentality exercising essential public functions. Without limiting any other power or function of the authority established under this chapter, the authority shall be the sole, statewide designated state public housing agency authorized to administer the United States Department of Housing and Urban Renewal's Performance-Based Contract Administrator Program for the Administration of Project-Based Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Contracts on a statewide basis throughout the state.

     Signed February 17, 2017
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