State of South Dakota
Representatives Hanks, Hennies, McLaughlin, and Rounds and Senators
Adelstein, Duniphan, and Gray
FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to
permit certain public entities to establish the maximum
indemnity for their officers and employees.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
be amended to read as follows:
In no event may the total amount of payment or indemnity for any one officer or
employee exceed the sum of twenty-five thousand dollars.
Indemnity in excess of twenty-five
thousand dollars may be presented as a claim to the Legislature.
However, any political
subdivision may establish a different maximum amount of payment or indemnity by a resolution
approved by its governing body. Indemnity in excess of twenty-five thousand dollars or the
maximum amount of the payment or indemnity approved by a resolution adopted by a political
subdivision's governing body, whichever is greater, may be presented as a claim to the
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