SDLRC - 2020 House Concurrent Resolution 6017 - SD Legislature to create an interim legislative task force to address infrastructure and funding support related to the expansion of Ellsworth Air Force Base.
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION,
an interim legislative task force to address infrastructure and
funding support related to the expansion of Ellsworth Air Force Base.
Air Force Base provides vital services to the defense of
our nation; and
the servicemen and servicewomen of the United States Air Force and
their families rely on the surrounding South Dakota communities for
support and the necessary infrastructure to achieve their mission;
the Ellsworth Air Force Base is rapidly expanding to engage in new
endeavors including preparation for the new B-21 mission; and
an interim legislative study shall be created, of no more than nine
members, to study, review, and propose policy and legislative
recommendations to address infrastructure and funding support needs
related to the expansion of Ellsworth Air Force Base, including
housing, education, and roads; and
five of these members shall be from the House of Representatives and
four members from the Senate, with no more than three members from
either body being of the same party; and
the study shall report to the Legislature and the Governor before the
beginning of the Ninety-sixth Legislative Session, including any
draft legislation and policy recommendations; and
the study shall be under the supervision of the Executive Board of
the Legislative Research Council and staffed and funded as an interim
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the House of Representatives of the
Ninety-Fifth Legislature of the State of South Dakota, the Senate
concurring therein, that the Executive Board of the Legislative
Research Council is hereby directed to establish a study to further
the objectives described in this resolution.
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