SDLRC - 2020 House Bill 1070 - SD Legislature modify requirements regarding the installation and inspection of certain electrical wiring.
An Act to
regarding the installation
and inspection of
certain electrical wiring.
by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
That § 36-16-15 be AMENDED:
or farmstead--Inspection and fee--Report--Violation as
misdemeanor--Promulgation of rules.
No license is required of
electric wiring in his
the person's own
residence or farmstead,
including on the premises of a single-family dwelling unit that is in
the process of being constructed if the person owns the premises and
intends to occupy the premises as the person's residence when
construction is complete.
Entrance installations in excess of sixty amperes capacity, circuits
or the installation of electrical parts of other apparatus shall be
subject to inspection and payment of an inspection fee as provided by
Failure to report this work as required by law is a Class 2
commission shall promulgate rules, pursuant to chapter 1-26,
to establish criteria for authorizing persons to install electric
wiring under this section.
That § 36-16-30 be AMENDED:
inspection fees--Number of
inspections--Promulgation of rules.
The State Electrical Commission
may promulgate rules, pursuant to chapter 1-26,
to establish and collect installation inspection fees for: new
residential installations, based on ampere capacity not to exceed
three hundred dollars plus circuits; service connections on other
installations, based on ampere capacity not to exceed three hundred
seventy-five dollars plus circuits; circuit installations or
alterations, based on ampere capacity not to exceed fifty dollars;
remodeling work for each opening or connection not to exceed three
dollars each and one dollar and fifty cents for each additional
opening or connection, lighting fixture not to exceed three dollars
for the first forty fixtures and not to exceed one dollar and fifty
cents for each additional lighting fixture, motor or special
equipment not to exceed eighteen dollars; apartment buildings per
unit not to exceed fifty dollars; outdoor or area lighting per
lighting standard not to exceed sixty dollars; field irrigation
systems not to exceed one hundred dollars plus three dollars per
motor; mobile home service and feeders not to exceed eighty dollars
per unit; recreational vehicle service not to exceed twenty dollars
per unit; swimming pools not to exceed two hundred dollars; each late
correction order or wiring permit procedure not to exceed one hundred
fifty dollars; carnivals and seasonal dwellings for each generator or
transformer and reinspection of each unit not to exceed thirty
dollars; wiring permits not to exceed fifteen dollars; modular homes
and structures manufactured out-of-state not to exceed one hundred
fifty dollars per day plus travel and living expenses.
commission may also promulgate rules, pursuant to chapter 1-26,
to set an allotted number of inspections for each installation under
Catchlines are not law.
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