2009 Topical Index

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Abuse and Neglect
    Special advocate may be appointed to represent an abused or neglected child.
137 272

    Confidentiality or release of child abuse or neglect information revised.
136 270

    Statements of children, rules of evidence revised.
107 222

Administrative Rules
    Access to state parks for certain persons with disabilities.
213 402

    South Dakota Retirement System certain provisions revised.
20 85

    Employer insurance assistance programs regulated.
270 519

    The procedure to amend rules is revised.
9 66

    Genetic counseling regulated.
194 359

    Real estate broker associates education requirements increased.
186 348

    Broker associate continuing education requirements increased.
187 349

    Reward school counselors for being nationally certified.
70 182

    Persons with insulin-treated diabetes mellitus may have an endorsement
        on a commercial driver license to drive a school bus.
155 295

    The South Dakota Boxing Commission created.
219 406

    Professions and occupations licensing fees promulgated by rule, revised.
184 336

    Drug screening program for applicants and employees
        of the Wildland Fire Suppression Division.
214 402

    Revise requirements for licensing of optometrists.
179 329

Agriculture
    Mountain lions may be killed to protect persons or property.
208 397

    Reward increased for information on livestock thefts.
204 370

    Out-of-state brands on cattle sold in the livestock inspection area,
        requirements changed.
203 369

    Seed permits and nursery certificates of inspection, fees increased.
197 364

    Milk plant and dairy farm fees, licenses and requirements changed.
205 371

    Board of Regents appropriation to replace real estate held
        for agriculture field laboratory research purposes.
92 208

    Sale of milk regulations clarified.
201 368

    Statute of frauds to include the sale of certain grains.
253 470

    Appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute.
198 366

    Speed restrictions removed for certain vehicles
        hauling agricultural products or livestock.
157 298

    Agricultural land assessment revised.
40 132

    Financial documents revised for a grain buyer's license.
249 438

    Rate setting revised for grain warehouse operators.
247 435

    The licensing and regulation of grain buyers, revised.
248 436

    Grain dealer definition changed.
196 363

    Provide for oversight of Brand Board.
202 368

Alcoholic Beverages
    On-sale alcoholic beverage license for full-service restaurants,
        requirements revised.
177 323

    Alcohol and drug abuse prevention and treatment facilities redefined.
166 309

    Certain business license fees increased.
48 144

    Appropriation to defray operation costs of the 24/7 sobriety program.
5 58

    Time period for the sale of alcoholic beverage revised.
173 320

    Unlimited number of alcoholic beverage retail licenses that may be held
        by any person, corporation, or business.
174 321

    Maximum number of off-sale alcoholic beverage licenses that may be issued
        to any person, corporation, or business entity, limit revised.
175 322

    Off-sale alcoholic beverage licensee may offer limited samples of beverages.
176 323

    Insurance may be cancelled when a person does not participate
        in the 24/7 sobriety program.
260 509

    The elements of the crimes of vehicular homicide and vehicular battery,
        revised.
115 228

Animals and Livestock
    Reward increased for information on livestock thefts.
204 370

    Out-of-state brands on cattle sold in the livestock inspection area,
        requirements changed.
203 369

    Speed restrictions removed for certain vehicles
        hauling agricultural products or livestock.
157 298

    Provide for oversight of Brand Board.
202 368

Appropriation
    Veteran's grave markers and headstones, allowable expense increased.
162 301

    Appropriation for an addition to the Mickelson Center.
14 80

    Tuition reimbursement for physicians and dentists.
7 59

    Environment and natural resources fee fund transfers modified.
13 77

    Department of Game, Fish and Parks may sell property
        at the Cleghorn Fish Hatchery.
215 403

    Board of Regents expenditure authority revised.
90 204

    Board of Regents appropriation to replace real estate
        held for agriculture field laboratory research purposes.
92 208

    Appropriation to defray operation costs of the 24/7 sobriety program.
5 58

    Appropriation from the railroad trust fund
        for the construction of a railroad siding.
236 423

    Appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute.
198 366

    Appropriation and authorization for construction
        of West River Higher Education Center and other facilities.
98 212

    Reward school counselors for being nationally certified.
70 182

    Tax relief fund proceeds transferred to the general fund
        and the collection allowance effective date revised.
53 155

    Appropriation to fund certain property and sales tax refunds
        and revise the sales tax on food refund program.
140 277

    Appropriations for various water and environmental purposes.
229 413

    Education enhancement tobacco tax fund transfers repealed.
96 211

    Veterans affairs special revenue fund, use revised.
161 300

    The General Appropriations Act for fiscal year ending June 30, 2010.
22 87

    Appropriation to the Department of Education
        to reimburse certain school districts for consolidation incentives.
95 210

    Appropriation for costs related to suppression of wildfires.
199 366

    Appropriation for costs related to disasters.
15 81

    The General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2009 revised.
24 112

    Appropriation from the Coordinated Natural Conservation Fund.
200 367

    Board of Regents may construct an addition
        to the Northern State University Joseph H. Barnett Center.
91 207

    Sparsity funding for school districts repeal is rescinded.
79 190

    Capital outlay fund expenditures for school districts, allowable use expanded.
82 192

    Budget provisions relating to the receipt of certain federal funds revised.
23 111

    General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2009 revised
        to fund the South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship.
97 211

Assessments
    Agricultural land assessment revised.
40 132

    Federal income tax credits may not be used when assessing property.
42 135


Attorney General
    Sex offender registry revised.
117 229

    Internet and mail order sales of cigarettes and tobacco products regulated.
58 165

    Appropriation to defray operation costs of the 24/7 sobriety program.
5 58

    The Attorney General to study the creation of a state medical examiner.
17 82

Banks and Banking
    Bank name restrictions revised.
250 438

Big Game
    Mountain lions may be killed to protect persons or property.
208 397

    Resale of seized or abandoned property allowed.
212 401

    Designated hunter allowed for youth licensees
        who possess a disabled hunter permit.
210 400

    Game, Fish and Parks statutes cleanup.
206 376

Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners
    Limited permit to practice medicine.
178 326

    Medical licensing exam time period extended.
180 330

    Genetic counseling regulated.
194 359

Board of Regents
    Board of Regents expenditure authority revised.
90 204

    Board of Regents appropriation to replace real estate
        held for agriculture field laboratory research purposes.
92 208

    Postsecondary institutes may offer credits or degrees
        if the institute has applied for accreditation.
89 203

    Appropriation and authorization for construction
        of West River Higher Education Center and other facilities.
98 212

    Board of Regents may construct an addition
        to the Northern State University Joseph H. Barnett Center.
91 207

    Board of Regents may establish, operate, and control research parks
        on state land.
93 209

    General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2009 revised
        to fund the South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship.
97 211

Bureau of Finance and Management
    Fees increased for the Office of the Secretary of State.
4 48

    Appropriation for costs related to suppression of wildfires.
199 366

    Appropriation for costs related to disasters.
15 81

    The General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2009 revised.
24 112

Chief Justice
    Special advocate may be appointed to represent an abused or neglected child.
137 272

    Magistrate judge jurisdiction revised.
103 220

    Affidavit required in garnishment proceedings.
110 224

    Peremptory challenges in certain felonies, a change in the number allowed.
124 237

    Ex parte temporary protection orders may be continued to a date certain.
132 268

    Discretion allowed when ordering hearings on protection order petitions.
131 267

Child Support
    Child support revisions.
130 241

Civil Procedure
    Affidavit may be used for change of judge in habeas corpus proceedings.
99 215

    Year 2000 litigation statutes repealed.
112 225

    Service of garnishee summons, affidavit, and garnishment disclosure.
109 223

    Attorney fees allowed in actions involving the disclosure statement required
        for certain real estate transfers.
220 407

Commission on the Status of Women
    The Commission on the Status of Women, statutory authority repealed.
108 223


Concealed Weapons
    Concealed weapon permit requirements revised.
121 234

    Forty-eight hour waiting period to purchase a pistol, repealed.
122 235

    Parole agents may carry concealed weapons.
114 227

Contractors Excise Tax
    Construction project tax refund procedure, revised.
51 153

Contracts
    Purchase of stationary for county officers, certain provisions repealed.
30 123

    Mortgages on wind easements apply to the easement holder,
        not the property owner.
222 408

    Motorcycle sales at an event, requirements revised.
153 287

    Revise provisions related to price adjustments in public contracts.
26 119

    Statute of frauds to include the sale of certain grains.
253 470

    Written contract documents revised for public improvements.
25 118

    Collateral real estate mortgages, requirements revised.
225 410

    School districts to share academic programs and facilities.
81 191

    State contracts to be available in written form or on an internet website.
11 76

Controlled Substances
    Possession of Salvia divinorum prohibited.
119 231

    Unified Judicial System report regarding drug courts and correctional issues.
105 221

    The elements of the crimes of vehicular homicide and vehicular battery,
        revised.
115 228

Corporations
    Judgment creditor rights relative to certain business organizations.
234 420

    Real estate broker may form certain business entities under certain conditions.
188 349

    Indemnification of employees, officers, and agents of rural electric cooperatives.
232 416

    Central filing of documents to perfect a security interest
        in property of a rural electric cooperative.
233 419

    Provision repealed that requires cooperatives to set aside
        a portion of net proceeds as an education fund.
230 415

    Allow cooperatives to merge with subsidiaries.
231 416

Counties
    Veteran's service officers basic salary increased.
160 300

    On-sale alcoholic beverage license for full-service restaurants,
        requirements revised.
177 323

    Purchase of stationary for county officers, certain provisions repealed.
30 123

    Obsolete provisions repealed relating to the discontinuance of county homes.
143 279

    Time period for the sale of alcoholic beverage revised.
173 320

    Written contract documents revised for public improvements.
25 118

    Local government ownership and use of endowment funds revised.
28 122

    Administration revised of the catastrophic county poor relief fund.
142 278

    Counties may issue bonds to construct and operate
        solid waste management facilities.
31 123

    State trunk highway map maintained by the Department of Transportation.
144 280

    Supreme Court authorized to make rules related to collection of
        fees, costs, and civil penalties assessed by local government.
100 216

    Revise provisions related to the modification of county comprehensive plans.
61 169

    Political subdivisions may transfer highway rights-of-way
        under certain conditions.
147 281

    State trunk highway system regarding an extension of Highway 53.
146 281

    Public access to public records.
10 69

    Requirements established concerning the publication of county notices.
29 122

Courts and Judiciary
    Supreme Court responsibilities revised
        regarding the Commission on Judicial Qualifications.
101 216

    Special advocate may be appointed to represent an abused or neglected child.
137 272

    Magistrate judge jurisdiction revised.
103 220

    Ex parte temporary protection orders may be continued to a date certain.
132 268

    Discretion allowed when ordering hearings on protection order petitions.
131 267

    Filing fees and surcharges modified for certain civil actions.
102 217

    Affidavit may be used for change of judge in habeas corpus proceedings.
99 215

    Persons 80 years of age and older may be excused from jury service.
104 220

    Postconviction DNA testing for certain inmates.
120 231

    Unified Judicial System report regarding drug courts and correctional issues.
105 221

    Supreme Court authorized to make rules related to collection of
        fees, costs, and civil penalties assessed by local government.
100 216

    Statements of children, rules of evidence revised.
107 222

Crimes
    Escape redefined.
113 226

    Sex offender registry revised.
117 229

    Possession of Salvia divinorum prohibited.
119 231

    The elements of the crime of indecent exposure, revised.
116 228

    Testing of blood samples of suspects of sexual assault
        to be completed within a specified time.
126 238

    Criminal sentence may be reduced if the criminal
        provides substantial assistance to investigators of other crimes.
125 237

    Smoking tobacco prohibited.
171 313

    Parole agents may carry concealed weapons.
114 227

    The elements of the crimes of vehicular homicide and vehicular battery,
        revised.
115 228

Criminal Procedure
    Peremptory challenges in certain felonies, a change in the number allowed.
124 237

    Prosecutors required to notify victims of domestic abuse
        regarding the status of their case.
133 269

    Testing of blood samples of suspects of sexual assault
        to be completed within a specified time.
126 238

    Postconviction DNA testing for certain inmates.
120 231

    Criminal sentence may be reduced if the criminal
        provides substantial assistance to investigators of other crimes.
125 237

    Sheriff may order an autopsy.
123 236

Damages
    Year 2000 litigation statutes repealed.
112 225

    Civil immunity for volunteers in the
        Statewide Emergency Registry of Volunteers for South Dakota program.
167 310

    Accidental releases of chemical or biological ore leaching agents from mines,
        financial assurance requirements increased.
226 411

    Supreme Court authorized to make rules related to collection of
        fees, costs, and civil penalties assessed by local government.
100 216

Debtor and Creditor
    Mortgage lender business regulation updated.
251 439

    Judgment creditor rights relative to certain business organizations.
234 420

    Mortgages on wind easements apply to the easement holder,
        not the property owner.
222 408

    The exemption on the proceeds of the sale of certain homesteads, increased.
224 409

    Service of garnishee summons, affidavit, and garnishment disclosure.
109 223

    Collateral real estate mortgages, requirements revised.
225 410

Department of Agriculture
    Seed permits and nursery certificates of inspection, fees increased.
197 364

    Milk plant and dairy farm fees, licenses and requirements changed.
205 371


    Drug screening program for applicants and employees
        of the Wildland Fire Suppression Division.
214 402

    Appropriation from the Coordinated Natural Conservation Fund.
200 367

    Fire equipment shop requirements changed.
169 311

Department of Corrections
    Inmate appeal of prison disciplinary actions, procedure clarified.
128 239

    Rules of evidence do not apply to Board of Pardons and Paroles proceedings.
127 239

    Escape redefined.
113 226

    Minimum security and parole facility in Rapid City.
129 240

Department of Education
    Career and technical education academies created.
88 200

    Academic Achievement Test Advisory Council repealed.
71 183

    Richard Hagen - Minerva Harvey memorial scholarship eligibility revised.
94 209

    Reward school counselors for being nationally certified.
70 182

    School districts required to keep contiguous boundaries when reorganizing.
72 183

    Appropriation to the Department of Education
        to reimburse certain school districts for consolidation incentives.
95 210

Department of Environment and Natural Resources
    Environment and natural resources fee fund transfers modified.
13 77

    Counties may issue bonds to construct and operate
        solid waste management facilities.
31 123

    Accidental releases of chemical or biological ore leaching agents from mines,
        financial assurance requirements increased.
226 411

Department of Game, Fish and Parks
    Lawfully taken preserved or mounted fish may be sold.
211 401

    Resale of seized or abandoned property allowed.
212 401

    Designated hunter allowed for youth licensees
        who possess a disabled hunter permit.
210 400

    Department of Game, Fish and Parks may sell property
        at the Cleghorn Fish Hatchery.
215 403

    Hunting and fishing privileges may be revoked for consecutive years.
209 398

    Real property appraisals by Game, Fish and Parks must be at market value.
207 397

Department of Health
    Food service, lodging, and campgrounds revisions
        for licensing, registration, and fees.
165 304

    Tuition reimbursement for physicians and dentists.
7 59

    Testing of blood samples of suspects of sexual assault
        to be completed within a specified time.
126 238

    Assisted living center, definition revised.
163 301

    License, inspections, and drug registration fees increased
        related to health care facilities.
164 302

    Civil immunity for volunteers in the
        Statewide Emergency Registry of Volunteers for South Dakota program.
167 310

    Written consent required for the issuance of certain disinterment permits.
168 310

Department of Human Services
    Alcohol and drug abuse prevention and treatment facilities redefined.
166 309

    Appropriation for an addition to the Mickelson Center.
14 80

    The use of seclusion revised as it relates to treatment.
139 276

    Adjustment training centers redefined.
138 272

Department of Labor
    Branch schools allowed for cosmetology education programs.
182 331

    Worker's compensation burial expenses increased.
274 539

    Practice privileges revised for certified public accountants
        licensed in other states.
185 338


Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
    Veteran's service officers basic salary increased.
160 300

    Veteran's grave markers and headstones, allowable expense increased.
162 301

Department of Public Safety
    Persons with insulin-treated diabetes mellitus may have an endorsement
        on a commercial driver license to drive a school bus.
155 295

    Driver licensing provisions revised.
154 289

    Federal references updated relating to motor carrier safety
        and transportation of hazardous materials.
237 424

    Labeling requirements for gasoline or gasoline blends revised.
195 363

    Motor vehicle fees increased.
152 285

Department of Revenue and Regulation
    Construction project tax refund procedure, revised.
51 153

    Sales and use tax on telecommunications services, amended.
47 138

    Certain tax refund permits and claim requirements revised.
50 152

    Contested case hearing for the recovery of taxes that may have been overpaid.
59 168

    Members of limited liability companies and partnerships liable for tax debts.
49 147

    On-sale alcoholic beverage license for full-service restaurants,
        requirements revised.
177 323

    Employer insurance assistance programs regulated.
270 519

    Real estate appraiser regulation modified.
191 355

    Property casualty insurance rate filing exception allowed.
267 517

    Actuarial certifications, annual filing not required.
262 512

    Certain license plate fees increased.
150 284

    Certain business license fees increased.
48 144

    Captive insurance company requirements changed..
272 533

    Financial reporting requirements of insurance companies,
        annual requirements changed.
271 520

    Mortgage lender business regulation updated.
251 439

    Gross receipts tax on visitor related business increased.
54 155

    Construction project tax refund limited in certain areas.
52 154

    Title obtained by a tax deed, requirements clarified.
45 137

    Internal Revenue Tax Code references updated.
39 128

    Taxation revised for biodiesel and biodiesel blends.
56 163

    Group health insurance policies continuation and conversion not required
        under certain conditions.
265 516

    Lifetime benefit maximum increased for the risk pool.
263 513

    Insurance claim files, time period to retain increased.
257 505

    Limited or restricted insurance licenses, provisions regarding renewal revised.
269 518

    Coordination of benefits and recision of health insurance provisions repealed.
266 517

    Group life insurance policies,
        replacement or discontinuance requirements revised.
261 509

    Sales tax refund on the gross receipts derived from renting mini-storage units.
60 168

Department of Social Services
    Confidentiality or release of child abuse or neglect information revised.
136 270

Department of Tourism and State Development
    Economic Development Finance Authority, board membership increased.
6 58

    Ellsworth Development Authority created.
8 59

    Department of Tourism and State Development statutes revised.
1 19

Department of Transportation
    Limited speed zones through work areas created.
158 299

    Operation of off-road vehicles operated in road ditches regulated.
156 297

    Revise certain procedural requirements related to the relocation of electrical
        and communication lines and pipelines.
148 282


    Appropriation from the railroad trust fund
        for the construction of a railroad siding.
236 423

    State trunk highway system modified.
145 280

    State trunk highway map maintained by the Department of Transportation.
144 280

Developmental Disabilities
    The use of seclusion revised as it relates to treatment.
139 276

    Adjustment training centers redefined.
138 272

Domestic Relations
    Ex parte temporary protection orders may be continued to a date certain.
132 268

    Discretion allowed when ordering hearings on protection order petitions.
131 267

    Prosecutors required to notify victims of domestic abuse
        regarding the status of their case.
133 269

    Child support revisions.
130 241

    Late payment fee for unpaid child support.
135 270

Drug Testing
    Background checks for municipal employment.
36 127

    Drug screening program for applicants and employees
        of the Wildland Fire Suppression Division.
214 402

Easements
    Mortgages on wind easements apply to the easement holder,
        not the property owner.
222 408

    Wind easements to accommodate other easements for wind or essential services.
223 409

Education
    Career and technical education academies created.
88 200

    Academic Achievement Test Advisory Council repealed.
71 183

    Richard Hagen - Minerva Harvey memorial scholarship eligibility revised.
94 209

    Branch schools allowed for cosmetology education programs.
182 331

    School district may discontinue school board representation areas.
73 184

    Board of Regents expenditure authority revised.
90 204

    Board of Regents appropriation to replace real estate
        held for agriculture field laboratory research purposes.
92 208

    Real estate broker associates education requirements increased.
186 348

    Broker associate continuing education requirements increased.
187 349

    Postsecondary institutes may offer credits or degrees
        if the institute has applied for accreditation.
89 203

    Appropriation and authorization for construction of
        West River Higher Education Center and other facilities.
98 212

    Reward school counselors for being nationally certified.
70 182

    Education enhancement tobacco tax fund transfers repealed.
96 211

    Federal stimulus funds not included in school district's general funds.
76 186

    School districts required to keep contiguous boundaries when reorganizing.
72 183

    Appropriation to the Department of Education
        to reimburse certain school districts for consolidation incentives.
95 210

    Board of Regents may establish, operate, and control research parks
        on state land.
93 209

    Property tax levies for the general fund of a school district, revised.
43 135

    Sparsity funding for school districts repeal is rescinded.
79 190

    Capital outlay fund expenditures for school districts, allowable use expanded.
82 192

    School residence of a child assigned to an approved
        out of district special education residential or tuition day program.
84 195

    State aid to education formula regarding funds to sparse schools, revised.
78 189

    Compulsory school attendance regarding attendance
        in graduate equivalent degree programs.
83 193

    Resident student determination revised for purpose of state aid.
75 185


    Provision repealed that requires cooperatives to set aside
        a portion of net proceeds as an education fund.
230 415

    School districts to share academic programs and facilities.
81 191

    General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2009 revised
        to fund the South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship.
97 211

    Private, nonprofit benevolent organizations
        may assist in funding certain school curricula, activities, and programs.
80 190

    Contracting school district and student assignment after reorganization.
85 196

    Graduation requirements revised
        for students entering ninth grade in 2009 and thereafter.
86 197

    State aid for special education formula, allocations for disabilities revised.
87 198

Elections
    Election statutes revised.
69 180

    Campaign finance requirements revised.
67 178

    School district may discontinue school board representation areas.
73 184

    Revise provisions related to the initiative process.
64 173

    Campaign finance reporting of the expenditures of certain organizations, revised.
65 175

    Limited campaign finance disclosure statement, repealed.
68 179

    Revise municipal election procedures.
33 125

    Authorize recall in third class municipalities.
34 125

    Statements submitted by organizations making contributions
        to ballot questions committees, certain content required.
66 176

Emergency Clause
    Possession of Salvia divinorum prohibited.
119 231

    Minimum security and parole facility in Rapid City.
129 240

    Appropriation to the Department of Education
        to reimburse certain school districts for consolidation incentives.
95 210

    Appropriation for costs related to suppression of wildfires.
199 366

    Appropriation for costs related to disasters.
15 81

    Financial documents revised for a grain buyer's license.
249 438

Employer and Employee
    Veteran's service officers basic salary increased.
160 300

    Employer insurance assistance programs regulated.
270 519

    Earnings subject to garnishment, revised.
111 225

    Worker's compensation burial expenses increased.
274 539

    Background checks for municipal employment.
36 127

    Drug screening program for applicants and employees
        of the Wildland Fire Suppression Division.
214 402

Energy
    Mortgages on wind easements apply to the easement holder,
        not the property owner.
222 408

    Revise certain procedural requirements related to the relocation of electrical
        and communication lines and pipelines.
148 282

    Transmission facility definition revised.
244 433

    Compensation for service rights of electric utilities
        in areas annexed by municipalities.
239 425

    Energy efficiency and conservation
        may count toward the state's renewable and recycled energy objective.
241 427

    Notification of construction of a wind energy project required.
246 435

    Filing fee for the siting of energy facilities increased.
245 434

    Public Utilities Commission to implement and comply with a federal energy act.
240 426

    Energy efficiency disclosure requirements for new residential buildings.
63 170

    Requirements established for siting wind energy systems.
221 407

    Wind easements to accommodate other easements for wind or essential services.
223 409

    Bureau of Administration to report regarding energy-saving measures.
16 81

Environmental Protection
    Environment and natural resources fee fund transfers modified.
13 77

Evidence
    Rules of evidence do not apply to Board of Pardons and Paroles proceedings.
127 239

    Statements of children, rules of evidence revised.
107 222

Excise Tax
    Construction project tax refund procedure, revised.
51 153

    Certain tax refund permits and claim requirements revised.
50 152

    Taxation revised for biodiesel and biodiesel blends.
56 163

    Fuel excise tax revised.
55 156

Fees
    Access to state parks for certain persons with disabilities.
213 402

    Annual report filing fee fund identified and certain funds deposited.
256 504

    Certain license plate fees increased.
150 284

    Certain business license fees increased.
48 144

    Food service, lodging, and campgrounds revisions
        for licensing, registration, and fees.
165 304

    Environment and natural resources fee fund transfers modified.
13 77

    Fees increased for the Office of the Secretary of State.
4 48

    Seed permits and nursery certificates of inspection, fees increased.
197 364

    Milk plant and dairy farm fees, licenses and requirements changed.
205 371

    Genetic counseling regulated.
194 359

    Filing fees and surcharges modified for certain civil actions.
102 217

    Motorcycle sales at an event, requirements revised.
153 287

    The South Dakota Boxing Commission created.
219 406

    Professions and occupations licensing fees promulgated by rule revised.
184 336

    Motor vehicle fees increased.
152 285

    License, inspections, and drug registration fees increased
        related to health care facilities.
164 302

    Filing fee for the siting of energy facilities increased.
245 434

    Supreme Court authorized to make rules related to collection of
        fees, costs, and civil penalties assessed by local government.
100 216

    Late payment fee for unpaid child support.
135 270

Fiduciaries and Trusts
    Administration of trusts.
252 449

Firearms
    Concealed weapon permit requirements revised.
121 234

    Forty-eight hour waiting period to purchase a pistol, repealed.
122 235

Food and Drugs
    Certain business license fees increased.
48 144

    Sale of milk regulations clarified.
201 368

Fuels
    Taxation revised for biodiesel and biodiesel blends.
56 163

    Fuel excise tax revised.
55 156

    Labeling requirements for gasoline or gasoline blends revised.
195 363

    The application of the inventory tax on certain fuels in storage.
57 165

Game, Fish, Parks and Forestry
    Access to state parks for certain persons with disabilities.
213 402

    Mountain lions may be killed to protect persons or property.
208 397

    Lawfully taken preserved or mounted fish may be sold.
211 401

    Resale of seized or abandoned property allowed.
212 401

    Designated hunter allowed for youth licensees
        who possess a disabled hunter permit.
210 400

    Department of Game, Fish and Parks may sell property
        at the Cleghorn Fish Hatchery.
215 403

    Hunting and fishing privileges may be revoked for consecutive years.
209 398

    Real property appraisals by Game, Fish and Parks must be at market value.
207 397

    Game, Fish and Parks statutes cleanup.
206 376

Gaming
    South Dakota Commission on Gaming may assess costs of special meeting.
216 404

    Slot machines that may be owned or leased by the City of Deadwood, revised.
218 405

    Additional tax on proceeds from Deadwood gaming imposed.
217 405

    Electronic bingo devices authorized.
118 230

Garnishment
    Earnings subject to garnishment, revised.
111 225

    Affidavit required in garnishment proceedings.
110 224

Governor
    Appropriation to fund certain property and sales tax refunds
        and revise the sales tax on food refund program.
140 277

    Appropriations for various water and environmental purposes.
229 413

    Education enhancement tobacco tax fund transfers repealed.
96 211

    Administration revised of the catastrophic county poor relief fund.
&nb 278

    Ellsworth Development Authority created.
8 59

    General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2009 revised
        to fund the South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship.
97 211

    State aid for special education formula, allocations for disabilities revised.
87 198

Grain Buyers
    Statute of frauds to include the sale of certain grains.
253 470

    Financial documents revised for a grain buyer's license.
249 438

    The licensing and regulation of grain buyers, revised.
248 436

    Grain dealer definition changed.
196 363

Health Insurance
    School district group health insurance, benefits and coverage revised.
74 185

    Group health insurance policies continuation and conversion not required
        under certain conditions.
265 516

    Lifetime benefit maximum increased for the risk pool.
263 513

    Coordination of benefits and recision of health insurance provisions repealed.
266 517

    Risk pool revised to allow uninsurable children to enroll
        and provide for additional funding.
264 514

Highways and Bridges
    Limited speed zones through work areas created.
158 299

    Operation of off-road vehicles operated in road ditches regulated.
156 297

    Revise certain procedural requirements related to the relocation of electrical
        and communication lines and pipelines.
148 282

    State trunk highway system modified.
145 280

    State trunk highway map maintained by the Department of Transportation.
144 280

    Political subdivisions may transfer highway rights-of-way
        under certain conditions.
147 281

    State trunk highway system regarding an extension of Highway 53.
146 281

Hunting and Fishing
    Lawfully taken preserved or mounted fish may be sold.
211 401

    Resale of seized or abandoned property allowed.
212 401

    Designated hunter allowed for youth licensees
        who possess a disabled hunter permit.
210 400

    Hunting and fishing privileges may be revoked for consecutive years.
209 398

    Game, Fish and Parks statutes cleanup.
206 376

Indian Tribes
    Richard Hagen - Minerva Harvey memorial scholarship eligibility revised.
94 209

    Construction project tax refund limited in certain areas.
52 154

    Update earlier legislation to replace certain offensive geographic place names.
2 43

Initiative and Referendum
    Revise provisions related to the initiative process.
64 173

Inmates
    Inmate appeal of prison disciplinary actions, procedure clarified.
128 239

    Rules of evidence do not apply to Board of Pardons and Paroles proceedings.
127 239

    Escape redefined.
113 226

    Postconviction DNA testing for certain inmates.
120 231

    Minimum security and parole facility in Rapid City.
129 240

Insurance
    Employer insurance assistance programs regulated.
270 519

    Property casualty insurance rate filing exception allowed.
267 517

    Actuarial certifications, annual filing not required.
262 512

    Captive insurance company requirements changed..
272 533

    Financial reporting requirements of insurance companies,
        annual requirements changed.
271 520

    Insurance coverage for residential property destroyed while under construction.
258 506

    Business records to be maintained for insurance producers.
268 518

    Authorize water user districts to provide certain health insurance coverage.
228 412

    Private placement life insurance policies.
259 507

    School district group health insurance, benefits and coverage revised.
74 185

    Group health insurance policies continuation and conversion not required
        under certain conditions.
265 516

    Lifetime benefit maximum increased for the risk pool.
263 513

    Insurance claim files, time period to retain increased.
257 505

    Limited or restricted insurance licenses, provisions regarding renewal revised.
269 518

    Coordination of benefits and recision of health insurance provisions repealed.
266 517

    Group life insurance policies,
        replacement or discontinuance requirements revised.
261 509

    Accidental releases of chemical or biological ore leaching agents from mines,
        financial assurance requirements increased.
226 411

    Indemnification of employees, officers, and agents of rural electric cooperatives.
232 416

    Risk pool revised to allow uninsurable children to enroll
        and provide for additional funding.
264 514

    Insurance may be cancelled when a person does not participate
        in the 24/7 sobriety program.
260 509

Judicial Remedies
    Earnings subject to garnishment, revised.
111 225

    Affidavit required in garnishment proceedings.
110 224

    Year 2000 litigation statutes repealed.
112 225

    Service of garnishee summons, affidavit, and garnishment disclosure.
109 223

    Civil immunity for volunteers in the
        Statewide Emergency Registry of Volunteers for South Dakota program.
167 310

Law Enforcement
    Prosecutors required to notify victims of domestic abuse
        regarding the status of their case.
133 269

    Criminal sentence may be reduced if the criminal
        provides substantial assistance to investigators of other crimes.
125 237

    Concealed weapon permit requirements revised.
121 234

    Forty-eight hour waiting period to purchase a pistol, repealed.
122 235

    Parole agents may carry concealed weapons.
114 227

    Sheriff may order an autopsy.
123 236

Legislature and Statutes
    The procedure to amend rules is revised.
9 66

    Code and session laws publication revisions.
18 82

    Codify legislation enacted in 2008.
19 83

    Unified Judicial System report regarding drug courts and correctional issues.
105 221

    Provide for oversight of Brand Board.
202 368

    Limited campaign finance disclosure statement, repealed.
68 179

Licensing
    On-sale alcoholic beverage license for full-service restaurants,
        requirements revised.
177 323

    Real estate appraiser regulation modified.
191 355

    Certain license plate fees increased.
150 284

    Food service, lodging, and campgrounds revisions
        for licensing, registration, and fees.
165 304

    Limited permit to practice medicine.
178 326

    Medical licensing exam time period extended.
180 330

    Designated hunter allowed for youth licensees
        who possess a disabled hunter permit.
210 400

    Practice privileges revised for certified public accountants
        licensed in other states.
185 338

    Milk plant and dairy farm fees, licenses and requirements changed.
205 371

    Genetic counseling regulated.
194 359

    Criminal background checks for certain real estate professionals.
190 354

    Real estate broker may form certain business entities under certain conditions.
188 349

    Real estate broker associates education requirements increased.
186 348

    Broker associate continuing education requirements increased.
187 349

    Specialty license plates maybe placed on motorcycles.
151 284

    Revise provisions related to the qualifications of city engineers.
35 126

    Persons with insulin-treated diabetes mellitus may have an endorsement
        on a commercial driver license to drive a school bus.
155 295

    Responsible broker's license applicant may complete
        additional education requirement after applying.
181 331

    Unlimited number of alcoholic beverage retail licenses that may be held
        by any person, corporation, or business.
174 321

    Professions and occupations licensing fees promulgated by rule revised.
184 336

    Driver licensing provisions revised.
154 289

    Limited or restricted insurance licenses, provisions regarding renewal revised.
269 518

    License, inspections, and drug registration fees increased
        related to health care facilities.
164 302

    Revise requirements for licensing of optometrists.
179 329

    Maximum number of off-sale alcoholic beverage licenses that may be issued
        to any person, corporation, or business entity, limit revised.
175 322

    Person's with disabilities parking space, notice requirements changed.
159 299

    Special motor vehicle license plate for parents
        of members of the United States Armed Forces.
149 283

    Grounds for which a license of an athletic trainer may be revoked,
        suspended, or canceled.
193 357

Liens
    Collateral real estate mortgages, requirements revised.
225 410

    Central filing of documents to perfect a security interest
        in property of a rural electric cooperative.
233 419

Life Insurance
    Private placement life insurance policies.
259 507

    Group life insurance policies,
        replacement or discontinuance requirements revised.
261 509

Local Government
    James River Water Development District boundaries revised.
227 412

    Authorize water user districts to provide certain health insurance coverage.
228 412

    Background checks for municipal employment.
36 127

    Notice of the cost of certain publications required.
106 221

    Revise provisions related to price adjustments in public contracts.
26 119

    Time period for the sale of alcoholic beverage revised.
173 320

    Written contract documents revised for public improvements.
25 118

    Local government ownership and use of endowment funds revised.
28 122

    Supreme Court authorized to make rules related to collection of
        fees, costs, and civil penalties assessed by local government.
100 216

    Political subdivisions may transfer highway rights-of-way
        under certain conditions.
147 281

    Public access to public records.
10 69

    New construction to comply with the building code.
62 170

    Update earlier legislation to replace certain offensive geographic place names.
2 43

    Requirements established concerning the publication of county notices.
29 122

Military and Veterans Affairs
    Access to state parks for certain persons with disabilities.
213 402

    Veteran's service officers basic salary increased.
160 300

    Veteran's grave markers and headstones, allowable expense increased.
162 301

    Veterans affairs special revenue fund, use revised.
161 300

    Special motor vehicle license plate for parents
        of members of the United States Armed Forces.
149 283

Mining, Oil and Gas
    Accidental releases of chemical or biological ore leaching agents from mines,
        financial assurance requirements increased.
226 411

Minors
    Special advocate may be appointed to represent an abused or neglected child.
137 272

    The elements of the crime of indecent exposure, revised.
116 228

    Confidentiality or release of child abuse or neglect information revised.
136 270

    Minors may donate blood with parental consent.
134 269

    Risk pool revised to allow uninsurable children to enroll
        and provide for additional funding.
264 514

    Statements of children, rules of evidence revised.
107 222

    Compulsory school attendance regarding attendance
        in graduate equivalent degree programs.
83 193

    Late payment fee for unpaid child support.
135 270

Mortgage Lender Business
    Mortgage lender business regulation updated.
251 439

Motor Vehicles
    Certain license plate fees increased.
150 284

    Private applicator of pesticides may be a qualified driver
        for the purpose of motor carrier safety.
238 425

    Specialty license plates maybe placed on motorcycles.
151 284

    Motorcycle sales at an event, requirements revised.
153 287

    Persons with insulin-treated diabetes mellitus may have an endorsement
        on a commercial driver license to drive a school bus.
155 295

    Speed restrictions removed for certain vehicles
        hauling agricultural products or livestock.
157 298

    Driver licensing provisions revised.
154 289

    Federal references updated relating to motor carrier safety
        and transportation of hazardous materials.
237 424

    Fuel excise tax revised.
55 156

    Motor vehicle fees increased.
152 285

    Person's with disabilities parking space, notice requirements changed.
159 299

    Insurance may be cancelled when a person does not participate
        in the 24/7 sobriety program.
260 509


    Special motor vehicle license plate for parents
        of members of the United States Armed Forces.
149 283

    The elements of the crimes of vehicular homicide and vehicular battery,
        revised.
115 228

Mountain Lions
    Mountain lions may be killed to protect persons or property.
208 397

Municipalities
    On-sale alcoholic beverage license for full-service restaurants,
        requirements revised.
177 323

    Background checks for municipal employment.
36 127

    Notice of the cost of certain publications required.
106 221

    Repeal provisions related to purchase of private water lines by a municipality.
38 128

    Revise provisions related to waiver of certain special assessments.
37 127

    Revise provisions related to the qualifications of city engineers.
35 126

    Revise provisions related to price adjustments in public contracts.
26 119

    Time period for the sale of alcoholic beverage revised.
173 320

    Written contract documents revised for public improvements.
25 118

    Local government ownership and use of endowment funds revised.
28 122

    Compensation for service rights of electric utilities
        in areas annexed by municipalities.
239 425

    Unlimited number of alcoholic beverage retail licenses that may be held
        by any person, corporation, or business.
174 321

    Supreme Court authorized to make rules related to collection of
        fees, costs, and civil penalties assessed by local government.
100 216

    Revise municipal election procedures.
33 125

    Clarify the definition of property contiguous to a municipality.
32 124

    Public access to public records.
10 69

    Authorize recall in third class municipalities.
34 125

    Requirements established concerning the publication of county notices.
29 122

Pardons and Paroles
    Inmate appeal of prison disciplinary actions, procedure clarified.
128 239

Parks
    Access to state parks for certain persons with disabilities.
213 402

    Game, Fish and Parks statutes cleanup.
206 376

    Board of Regents may establish, operate, and control research parks
        on state land.
93 209

Partnerships
    Judgment creditor rights relative to certain business organizations.
234 420

    Real estate broker may form certain business entities under certain conditions.
188 349

Penal Institutions, Probation and Parole
    Inmate appeal of prison disciplinary actions, procedure clarified.
128 239

    Rules of evidence do not apply to Board of Pardons and Paroles proceedings.
127 239

    Postconviction DNA testing for certain inmates.
120 231

    Minimum security and parole facility in Rapid City.
129 240

    Unified Judicial System report regarding drug courts and correctional issues.
105 221

Personal Rights and Obligations
    The Commission on the Status of Women, statutory authority repealed.
108 223

Planning, Zoning and Housing Programs
    Revise provisions related to the modification of county comprehensive plans.
61 169

    New construction to comply with the building code.
62 170

Professions and Occupations
    Real estate appraiser regulation modified.
191 355

    Limited permit to practice medicine.
178 326

    Medical licensing exam time period extended.
180 330

    Branch schools allowed for cosmetology education programs.
182 331

    Practice privileges revised for certified public accountants
        licensed in other states.
185 338

    Genetic counseling regulated.
194 359

    Criminal background checks for certain real estate professionals.
190 354

    Unprofessional conduct revised for a real estate licensee.
189 350

    Judgment creditor rights relative to certain business organizations.
234 420

    Real estate broker may form certain business entities under certain conditions.
188 349

    Real estate broker associates education requirements increased.
186 348

    Broker associate continuing education requirements increased.
187 349

    Improper influence regarding real estate appraisals prohibited.
192 356

    Revise provisions related to the qualifications of city engineers.
35 126

    Reward school counselors for being nationally certified.
70 182

    Responsible broker's license applicant may complete
        additional education requirement after applying.
181 331

    Professions and occupations licensing fees promulgated by rule revised.
184 336

    Revise requirements for licensing of optometrists.
179 329

    Special electricians license established.
183 334

    Grounds for which a license of an athletic trainer may be revoked,
        suspended, or canceled.
193 357

Property
    Mortgages on wind easements apply to the easement holder,
        not the property owner.
222 408

    Pipeline integrity for pipelines used to transport carbon dioxide.
243 431

    Private placement life insurance policies.
259 507

    Statute of frauds to include the sale of certain grains.
253 470

    Single-family dwellings that are under construction may be classified as
        owner-occupied single-family dwellings for the purpose of taxation.
44 136

    The exemption on the proceeds of the sale of certain homesteads, increased.
224 409

    Attorney fees allowed in actions involving the disclosure statement required
        for certain real estate transfers.
220 407

    Energy efficiency disclosure requirements for new residential buildings.
63 170

    Revised uniform commercial code, Article 7- Documents of Title, adopted.
254 472

    Central filing of documents to perfect a security interest
        in property of a rural electric cooperative.
233 419

    Wind easements to accommodate other easements for wind or essential services.
223 409

Property Casualty Insurance
    Property casualty insurance rate filing exception allowed.
267 517

    Insurance coverage for residential property destroyed while under construction.
258 506

Public Fiscal Administration
    The General Appropriations Act for fiscal year ending June 30, 2010.
22 87

    Budget provisions relating to the receipt of certain federal funds revised.
23 111

Public Grain Warehouses
    Rate setting revised for grain warehouse operators.
247 435

Public Health and Safety
    Alcohol and drug abuse prevention and treatment facilities redefined.
166 309

    Food service, lodging, and campgrounds revisions
        for licensing, registration, and fees.
165 304

    Limited permit to practice medicine.
178 326

    Medical licensing exam time period extended.
180 330

    Possession of Salvia divinorum prohibited.
119 231

    Smoking tobacco prohibited.
171 313

    Ignition propensity standards for cigarettes set.
172 315

    Assisted living center, definition revised.
163 301

    License, inspections, and drug registration fees increased
        related to health care facilities.
164 302

    Fire equipment shop requirements changed.
169 311

    Minors may donate blood with parental consent.
134 269

    The Attorney General to study the creation of a state medical examiner.
17 82

    Revise method of sale for certain tobacco products.
170 312

    Written consent required for the issuance of certain disinterment permits.
168 310

Public Notice
    Requirements established concerning the publication of county notices.
29 122

Public Officers and Employees
    South Dakota Retirement System certain provisions revised.
20 85

    Credited service purchase requirements changed.
21 86

    Purchase of stationary for county officers, certain provisions repealed.
30 123

Public Property, Purchases and Contracts
    Revise provisions related to price adjustments in public contracts.
26 119

    Written contract documents revised for public improvements.
25 118

    A request for proposals must be issued for state contracts
        for professional services.
27 119

    State contracts to be available in written form or on an internet website.
11 76

Public Records
    Secretary of State to redact certain identifying numbers
        before providing copies of information.
3 46

    Written consent required for the issuance of certain disinterment permits.
168 310

    The state to continue an internet website for public records.
12 77

    State contracts to be available in written form or on an internet website.
11 76

    Public access to public records.
10 69

    Statements submitted by organizations making contributions
        to ballot questions committees, certain content required.
66 176

Public Utilities and Carriers
    Pipeline integrity for pipelines used to transport carbon dioxide.
243 431

    Compensation for service rights of electric utilities
        in areas annexed by municipalities.
239 425

Public Utilities Commission
    Revise certain procedural requirements related to the relocation of electrical
        and communication lines and pipelines.
148 282

    Transmission facility definition revised.
244 433

    Financial documents revised for a grain buyer's license.
249 438

    Rate setting revised for grain warehouse operators.
247 435

    The licensing and regulation of grain buyers, revised.
248 436

    Grain dealer definition changed.
196 363

    Energy efficiency and conservation
        may count toward the state's renewable and recycled energy objective.
241 427

    Notification of construction of a wind energy project required.
246 435

    Filing fee for the siting of energy facilities increased.
245 434

    Public Utilities Commission to implement and comply with a federal energy act.
240 426

    Federal regulation references updated regarding the pipeline safety inspection.
242 428

    Public Utilities Commission delegation of authority repealed.
235 423

    Energy efficiency disclosure requirements for new residential buildings.
63 170

Public Welfare and Assistance
    Felony drug offenders may be eligible for public assistance.
141 278

    Obsolete provisions repealed relating to the discontinuance of county homes.
143 279

    Appropriation to fund certain property and sales tax refunds
        and revise the sales tax on food refund program.
140 277

    Administration revised of the catastrophic county poor relief fund.
142 278

Railroads
    Clarify the definition of property contiguous to a municipality.
32 124


Real Property
    Department of Game, Fish and Parks may sell property
        at the Cleghorn Fish Hatchery.
215 403

    Criminal background checks for certain real estate professionals.
190 354

    Unprofessional conduct revised for a real estate licensee.
189 350

    Insurance coverage for residential property destroyed while under construction.
258 506

    Mortgages on wind easements apply to the easement holder,
        not the property owner.
222 408

    Broker associate continuing education requirements increased.
187 349

    Improper influence regarding real estate appraisals prohibited.
192 356

    Pipeline integrity for pipelines used to transport carbon dioxide.
243 431

    Revise provisions related to waiver of certain special assessments.
37 127

    Real property appraisals by Game, Fish and Parks must be at market value.
207 397

    Single-family dwellings that are under construction may be classified as
        owner-occupied single-family dwellings for the purpose of taxation.
44 136

    Attorney fees allowed in actions involving the disclosure statement required
        for certain real estate transfers.
220 407

    Agricultural land assessment revised.
40 132

    Agricultural Land Assessment Implementation and Oversight Task Force,
        responsibilities changed.
41 133

    Title obtained by a tax deed, requirements clarified.
45 137

    Energy efficiency disclosure requirements for new residential buildings.
63 170

    Board of Regents may establish, operate, and control research parks
        on state land.
93 209

    Property tax levies for the general fund of a school district, revised.
43 135

    Collateral real estate mortgages, requirements revised.
225 410

    State aid to education formula regarding funds to sparse schools, revised.
78 189

    Revise provisions related to the modification of county comprehensive plans.
&nb 169

    Clarify the definition of property contiguous to a municipality.
32 124

    Central filing of documents to perfect a security interest
        in property of a rural electric cooperative.
233 419

    Requirements established for siting wind energy systems.
221 407

    General fund property tax levies of a school district, revised.
77 188

    Federal income tax credits may not be used when assessing property.
&nb 135

Recreation and Sports
    South Dakota Commission on Gaming may assess costs of special meeting.
216 404

    Slot machines that may be owned or leased by the City of Deadwood, revised.
218 405

    The South Dakota Boxing Commission created.
219 406

    Additional tax on proceeds from Deadwood gaming imposed.
217 405

    Electronic bingo devices authorized.
118 230

Sales and Use Tax
    Sales and use tax on telecommunications services, amended.
47 138

    Certain tax refund permits and claim requirements revised.
50 152

    Gross receipts tax on visitor related business increased.
54 155

    Appropriation to fund certain property and sales tax refunds
        and revise the sales tax on food refund program.
140 277

    Sales tax refund on the gross receipts derived from renting mini-storage units.
60 168

School Districts
    School district may discontinue school board representation areas.
73 184

    Notice of the cost of certain publications required.
106 221

    Written contract documents revised for public improvements.
25 118

    School district group health insurance, benefits and coverage revised.
74 185

    Local government ownership and use of endowment funds revised.
28 122

    Federal stimulus funds not included in school district's general funds.
76 186


    Agricultural Land Assessment Implementation and Oversight Task Force,
        responsibilities changed.
41 133

    School districts required to keep contiguous boundaries when reorganizing.
72 183

    Appropriation to the Department of Education
        to reimburse certain school districts for consolidation incentives.
95 210

    Property tax levies for the general fund of a school district, revised.
43 135

    Sparsity funding for school districts repeal is rescinded.
79 190

    Capital outlay fund expenditures for school districts, allowable use expanded.
82 192

    School residence of a child assigned to an approved
        out of district special education residential or tuition day program.
84 195

    State aid to education formula regarding funds to sparse schools, revised.
78 189

    Compulsory school attendance regarding attendance
        in graduate equivalent degree programs.
83 193

    Resident student determination revised for purpose of state aid.
75 185

    School districts to share academic programs and facilities.
81 191

    Public access to public records.
10 69

    Private, nonprofit benevolent organizations
        may assist in funding certain school curricula, activities, and programs.
80 190

    Contracting school district and student assignment after reorganization.
85 196

    Graduation requirements revised
        for students entering ninth grade in 2009 and thereafter.
86 197

Secretary of State
    Annual report filing fee fund identified and certain funds deposited.
256 504

    Election statutes revised.
69 180

    Campaign finance requirements revised.
67 178

    Secretary of State to redact certain identifying numbers
        before providing copies of information.
3 46

    Uniform Commercial Code redaction of certain numbers
        before copies are provided.
255 502

    Fees increased for the Office of the Secretary of State.
4 48

    Concealed weapon permit requirements revised.
121 234

Sex Offender
    Sex offender registry revised.
117 229

    The elements of the crime of indecent exposure, revised.
116 228

    Testing of blood samples of suspects of sexual assault
        to be completed within a specified time.
126 238

    Statements of children, rules of evidence revised.
107 222

Small Game
    Designated hunter allowed for youth licensees
        who possess a disabled hunter permit.
210 400

    Game, Fish and Parks statutes cleanup.
206 376

Solid Waste Management
    Counties may issue bonds to construct and operate
        solid waste management facilities.
31 123

South Dakota Retirement System
    South Dakota Retirement System certain provisions revised.
20 85

    Credited service purchase requirements changed.
21 86

State Affairs and Government
    Secretary of State to redact certain identifying numbers
        before providing copies of information.
3 46

    Economic Development Finance Authority, board membership increased.
6 58

    Notice of the cost of certain publications required.
106 221

    Tax relief fund proceeds transferred to the general fund
        and the collection allowance effective date revised.
53 155


    A request for proposals must be issued for state contracts
        for professional services.
27 119

    The General Appropriations Act for fiscal year ending June 30, 2010.
22 87

    Ellsworth Development Authority created.
8 59

    Department of Tourism and State Development statutes revised.
1 19

    Code and session laws publication revisions.
18 82

    Codify legislation enacted in 2008.
19 83

    Board of Regents may establish, operate, and control research parks
        on state land.
93 209

    The Attorney General to study the creation of a state medical examiner.
17 82

    Budget provisions relating to the receipt of certain federal funds revised.
23 111

    The state to continue an internet website for public records.
12 77

    State contracts to be available in written form or on an internet website.
11 76

    Public access to public records.
10 69

    Update earlier legislation to replace certain offensive geographic place names.
2 43

    General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2009
        revised to fund the South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship.
97 211

    Bureau of Administration to report regarding energy-saving measures.
16 81

State Aid to Education
    Education enhancement tobacco tax fund transfers repealed.
96 211

    Federal stimulus funds not included in school district's general funds.
76 186

    Property tax levies for the general fund of a school district, revised.
43 135

    Sparsity funding for school districts repeal is rescinded.
79 190

    Capital outlay fund expenditures for school districts, allowable use expanded.
82 192

    School residence of a child assigned to an approved
        out of district special education residential or tuition day program.
84 195

    State aid to education formula regarding funds to sparse schools, revised.
78 189

    Resident student determination revised for purpose of state aid.
75 185

    General fund property tax levies of a school district, revised.
77 188

    State aid for special education formula, allocations for disabilities revised.
87 198

State Auditor
    Earnings subject to garnishment, revised.
111 225

    Supreme Court responsibilities revised
        regarding the Commission on Judicial Qualifications.
101 216

State Brand Board
    Reward increased for information on livestock thefts.
204 370

    Out-of-state brands on cattle sold in the livestock inspection area,
        requirements changed.
203 369

    Provide for oversight of Brand Board.
202 368

State Trunk Highway
    State trunk highway system modified.
145 280

    State trunk highway map maintained by the Department of Transportation.
144 280

    State trunk highway system regarding an extension of Highway 53.
146 281

Tax Levy
    Agricultural Land Assessment Implementation and Oversight Task Force,
        responsibilities changed.
41 133

    Property tax levies for the general fund of a school district, revised.
43 135

    General fund property tax levies of a school district, revised.
77 188

Taxes
    Construction project tax refund procedure, revised.
51 153

    Sales and use tax on telecommunications services, amended.
47 138

    Certain tax refund permits and claim requirements revised.
50 152

    Contested case hearing for the recovery of taxes that may have been overpaid.
59 168

    Members of limited liability companies and partnerships liable for tax debts.
49 147

    Certain business license fees increased.
48 144

    Environment and natural resources fee fund transfers modified.
13 77

    Gross receipts tax on visitor related business increased.
54 155

    Internet and mail order sales of cigarettes and tobacco products regulated.
58 165

    Revise provisions related to waiver of certain special assessments.
37 127

    Single-family dwellings that are under construction may be classified as
        owner-occupied single-family dwellings for the purpose of taxation.
44 136

    Tax relief fund proceeds transferred to the general fund
        and the collection allowance effective date revised.
53 155

    Appropriation to fund certain property and sales tax refunds
        and revise the sales tax on food refund program.
140 277

    Additional tax on proceeds from Deadwood gaming imposed.
217 405

    Revise telecommunications gross receipts tax.
46 137

    Agricultural land assessment revised.
40 132

    Agricultural Land Assessment Implementation and Oversight Task Force,
        responsibilities changed.
41 133

    Construction project tax refund limited in certain areas.
52 154

    Title obtained by a tax deed, requirements clarified.
45 137

    Internal Revenue Tax Code references updated.
39 128

    Taxation revised for biodiesel and biodiesel blends.
56 163

    Fuel excise tax revised.
55 156

    Sales tax refund on the gross receipts derived from renting mini-storage units.
60 168

    Property tax levies for the general fund of a school district, revised.
43 135

    The application of the inventory tax on certain fuels in storage.
57 165

    Capital outlay fund expenditures for school districts, allowable use expanded.
82 192

    General fund property tax levies of a school district, revised.
77 188

    Federal income tax credits may not be used when assessing property.
42 135

Telecommunications
    Sales and use tax on telecommunications services, amended.
47 138

    Revise certain procedural requirements related to the relocation of electrical
        and communication lines and pipelines.
148 282

    Revise telecommunications gross receipts tax.
46 137

Tobacco
    Internet and mail order sales of cigarettes and tobacco products regulated.
58 165

    Smoking tobacco prohibited.
171 313

    Education enhancement tobacco tax fund transfers repealed.
96 211

    Ignition propensity standards for cigarettes set.
172 315

    Revise method of sale for certain tobacco products.
170 312

Trade Regulation
    Internet and mail order sales of cigarettes and tobacco products regulated.
58 165

    Labeling requirements for gasoline or gasoline blends revised.
195 363

    Off-sale alcoholic beverage licensee may offer limited samples of beverages.
176 323

Unemployment Compensation
    Unemployment compensation benefits base period modified.
273 536

Uniform Commercial Code
    Annual report filing fee fund identified and certain funds deposited.
256 504

    Secretary of State to redact certain identifying numbers
        before providing copies of information.
3 46

    Uniform Commercial Code redaction of certain numbers
        before copies are provided.
255 502

    Revised uniform commercial code, Article 7- Documents of Title, adopted.
254 472

    Central filing of documents to perfect a security interest
        in property of a rural electric cooperative.
233 419

Vital records and Burial Permits
    Written consent required for the issuance of certain disinterment permits.
168 310


Vocational and Technical Education
    Career and technical education academies created.
88 200

Water Management
    James River Water Development District boundaries revised.
227 412

    Authorize water user districts to provide certain health insurance coverage.
228 412

    Repeal provisions related to purchase of private water lines by a municipality.
38 128

    Appropriations for various water and environmental purposes.
229 413

Workers' Compensation
    Worker's compensation burial expenses increased.
274 539