2020 Senate Bill 77 - Introduced

SDLRC - 2020 Senate Bill 77 - SD Legislature make an appropriation for certain costs related to the commissioning of the USS Pierre and to declare an emergency.

20.489.10 95th Legislative Session 884

2020 South Dakota Legislature

Senate Bill 77

Introduced by: Senator Monroe

An Act to make an appropriation for certain costs related to the commissioning of the USS Pierre and to declare an emergency.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:

Section 1. There is hereby appropriated from the general fund the sum of one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, to the Department of the Military, for purposes of supporting activities related to the commissioning of the USS Pierre (LCS 38) including educating the citizens of Pierre and the State of South Dakota about the independent-class littoral combat ship, and sponsoring visits of the crew of the combat ship to South Dakota.

Section 2. The secretary of the Department of the Military shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.

Section 3. Any amounts appropriated in this Act not lawfully expended or obligated by June 30, 2021 shall revert in accordance with the procedures prescribed in chapter 4-8.

Section 4. 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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