State of South Dakota
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2013
||SENATE BILL NO. 10 |
Introduced by: The Committee on Appropriations at the request of the Board of Regents
FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of swine teaching and research facilities at South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. The Board of Regents may contract for the demolition of existing facilities, removal of rubbish, site preparation, construction, completion, furnishing, equipping, and maintaining of, including heating, air conditioning, plumbing, water, sewer, electric facilities, architectural and engineering services, asbestos abatement, and such other services and improvements as may be required to construct, swine teaching and research facilities, comprising approximately forty-four thousand five hundred square feet, at South Dakota State University, at an estimated cost of five million five hundred twenty thousand dollars.
Section 2. There is hereby appropriated the sum of five million five hundred twenty thousand dollars ($5,520,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, in other fund expenditure authority payable from funds donated and accepted for the purposes of this Act, to the Board of Regents for the project authorized by this Act.
Section 3. The cost estimates contained in this Act have been stated in terms of 2012 values. The Board of Regents may adjust such cost estimates to reflect inflation as measured by the Building Cost Index, reported by the Engineering News Record, additional expenditures required to comply with regulations adopted after the effective date of this Act, or donations or federal funds received pursuant to section 4 of this Act. However, any adjustments to construction cost estimates for the project may not exceed one hundred twenty-five percent of the estimated project construction cost state in section 1 of this Act.
Section 4. The Board of Regents may accept, transfer, and expend any funds obtained for the project authorized in this Act from federal sources or donations, all of which comprise a special fund for the benefitted project; and all moneys deposited into that fund are hereby appropriated to the project authorized by this Act in addition to the amounts otherwise authorized by this Act. However, the aggregate increases to the estimated project funds from such sources may not exceed one hundred twenty-five percent of the estimated project construction cost stated in section 1 of this Act.
Section 5. The administration of the design and construction of the project authorized in this Act shall be under the general charge and supervision of the Bureau of Administration as provided in chapter 5-14. The executive director of the Board of Regents shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.