SDLRC - 2020 Senate Bill 40 - SD Legislature authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of an Allied Health Facility and the demolition of Julian Hall and the Julian Hall Addition to the University of South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
An Act to authorize the Board of Regents to contract
for the construction of an Allied Health Facility and the demolition
of Julian Hall and the Julian Hall Addition to the University of
South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to
declare an emergency.
by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. The Board of Regents is hereby authorized to
contract for the planning, site preparation, construction,
furnishing, and equipping of a forty-five thousand square foot Allied
Health Facility at the University of South Dakota, including any
heating, air conditioning, plumbing, water, sewer, electric
facilities, sidewalks, parking, landscaping, architectural and
engineering services, asbestos abatement, and any other services or
actions required to accomplish the project, for an estimated cost of
twenty-two million dollars, subject to any adjustments authorized in
section 3 of this Act.
Section 2. There is hereby appropriated to the Board of
Regents from the higher education facilities fund allocable to the
University of South Dakota, the sum of five million dollars
($5,000,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary; the sum of
seven million five hundred thousand dollars ($7,500,000), or so much
thereof as may be necessary, from revenue bonds authorized by
subdivision (7) of section 2 of chapter 107 of the 2012 Session Laws;
the general fund sum of five million dollars ($5,000,000), or so much
thereof as may be necessary; and the sum of four million five hundred
thousand dollars ($4,500,000), or so much thereof as may be
necessary, in other fund expenditure authority, together with any
additional sums received pursuant to section 5 of this Act to cover
any adjustments authorized in section 3 of this Act.
Section 3. The cost estimates contained in this Act are
stated in terms of 2019 values. The Board of Regents may adjust the
cost estimates to reflect the inflation as measured by the Building
Cost Index, reported by the Engineering News Record and additional
expenditures required to comply with regulations adopted after the
effective date of this Act, or additional sums received pursuant to
section 5 of this Act. Any adjustments to construction cost estimates
for the project may not exceed one hundred twenty-five percent of the
estimated project construction cost stated in section 1 of this Act.
Section 4. The South Dakota Building Authority may finance
the Allied Health Facility, including the issuance of revenue bonds
not to exceed a total of twelve million five hundred thousand
dollars, in accordance with this Act and chapter 5-12.
Section 5. The Board of Regents may accept, transfer, and
expend any funds obtained for the projects authorized in this Act
from federal sources, donations, or any other external sources, all
of which comprise a special fund for the benefitted project. All
moneys deposited into that fund are hereby appropriated to the
projects authorized by this Act, subject to limitations stated in
sections 1 to 3, inclusive, of this Act.
Section 6. The Board of Regents may demolish, remove, and
dispose of the structures known as Julian Hall, consisting of
approximately fifty thousand one hundred and seventy-three square
feet, and the Julian Hall Addition, consisting of approximately
forty-three thousand three hundred eighty-three square feet, at the
University of South Dakota. This project includes demolition,
abatement of asbestos or any other hazardous materials, lawful
disposal of the fixtures or rubble, and any other action reasonably
necessary to prepare the lot for the construction of a parking lot
for the Allied Health Facility authorized in section 1 of this Act.
Section 7. 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.
Section 8. 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.
Section 9. Any amounts appropriated in this Act not
lawfully expended or obligated shall revert in accordance with the
procedures prescribed in chapter 4-8.
Section 10. Whereas, this Act is necessary for the support
of the state government and its existing public institutions, an
emergency is hereby declared to exist, and this Act shall be in full
force and effect from and after its passage and approval.
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