31-34-3. Distribution of funds by county--Permissible uses.

Each county shall establish a rural access infrastructure fund for the deposit of funds received pursuant to this chapter. The funds shall be distributed by the board of county commissioners for only the following expenses:

(1)    Engineering, hydrological studies, planning, materials, and other costs as necessary to plan for and complete the projects;

(2)    Construction, rehabilitation, or replacement of small structures located in townships complying with the requirements of this chapter;

(3)    Construction, rehabilitation, or replacement of small structures described in a county highway and bridge improvement plan that are located on county secondary highways.

The fund may not be used on no maintenance roads or minimum maintenance roads.

Source: SL 2021, ch 129, § 3, eff. Mar. 25, 2021.