FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to
authorize the South Dakota Building Authority to
provide for the construction, reconstruction, renovation, and modernization of fish hatchery
facilities and infrastructure at Blue Dog State Fish Hatchery at Blue Dog Lake, Cleghorn
State Fish Hatchery at Rapid City, and McNenny Fish Hatchery at Spearfish for the
Department of Game, Fish and Parks.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
It is in the public interest that the South Dakota Building Authority contract for
the construction, reconstruction, renovation, modernization, and the furnishing, equipping, and
maintaining of fish hatchery facilities and related infrastructure at the Blue Dog State Fish
Hatchery at Blue Dog Lake, the Cleghorn State Fish Hatchery at Rapid City, and the McNenny
Fish Hatchery at Spearfish, including buildings, fixtures, plumbing, water, sewer, electric
facilities, water pumping infrastructure, domestic water treatment systems, asbestos removal,
electrical upgrades, upgraded and modernized fish rearing units, water handling systems,
architectural, engineering, and bonding services, site preparation, construction of facilities and
improvements to the outside of the fish hatcheries, and landscaping the grounds of the facilities.
The Building Authority may finance this project, including the issuance of revenue bonds not
to exceed ten million dollars, in accordance with this Act and chapter 5-12.
No indebtedness, bond, or obligation incurred or created under authority of this
Act may be or may become a lien, charge, or liability against the State of South Dakota, nor
against the property or funds of the State of South Dakota within the meaning of the
Constitution or statutes of South Dakota.
The Building Authority may accept and expend in addition to the amount
specified in section 1 of this Act for the purpose stated in the section, any funds obtained from
gifts, contributions, or other sources for the purpose.
The Department of Game, Fish and Parks may make and enter in a lease
agreement with the Building Authority and make rental payments under the terms thereof,
pursuant to chapter 5-12, from appropriations to be made by the Legislature for the payment of
rent to support the construction, completion, furnishing, equipping, and payment of revenue
bonds issued pursuant to section 1 of this Act. All amounts so appropriated shall be repaid by
transfers from the Department of Game, Fish and Parks fund.
Upon receipt of payment of the balance of the total cost, the Building Authority
shall convey the fish hatcheries to the Department of Game, Fish and Parks pursuant to
The design and construction of such fish hatcheries shall be under the general
charge and supervision of the Bureau of Administration as provided in
5-14-2. The Bureau
of Administration and the Department of Game, Fish and Parks shall approve vouchers and the
state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.
Notwithstanding the provisions of
13-51-2, no money from the state general
fund, student tuition fees, the educational facilities fund, nor any money appropriated for
statewide maintenance and repair, may be used to finance the maintenance and repair of the
facilities specified in this Act.