AN ACT

        ENTITLED, An Act to  revise certain provisions defining renewable energy and recycled energy.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
     Section  1.  That § 49-34A-94 be amended to read as follows:
     49-34A-94.   For the purposes of §§ 49-34A-94 to 49-34A-96, inclusive, renewable electricity and recycled energy include electricity generated from facilities using one or more of the following sources:
             (1)      Wind that uses wind as the source of energy to produce electricity;
             (2)      Solar that uses the sun as the source of energy to produce electricity;
             (3)      Hydroelectric that uses water as the source of energy to produce electricity;
             (4)      Hydrogen that is generated from one of the sources listed in this section;
             (5)      Biomass that uses agricultural crops and agricultural wastes and residues, wood and wood wastes and residues, animal and other degradable organic wastes, or landfill gas as the fuel to produce electricity;
             (6)      Geothermal that uses energy contained in heat that continuously flows outward from the earth as the source of energy to produce electricity; and
             (7)      Recycled energy systems that produce electricity from currently unused waste heat resulting from combustion or other processes and which do not use an additional combustion process. The term does not include any system whose primary purpose is the generation of electricity.

An Act to revise certain provisions defining renewable energy and recycled energy.

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I certify that the attached Act originated in the

HOUSE as Bill No. 1265

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Chief Clerk
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Speaker of the House

Attest:

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Chief Clerk

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President of the Senate

Attest:

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Secretary of the Senate

House Bill No. 1265
File No. ____
Chapter No. ______  
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Received at this Executive Office this _____ day of _____________ ,

20____ at ____________ M.


By _________________________
for the Governor
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The attached Act is hereby approved this ________ day of ______________ , A.D., 20___

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Governor
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STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,
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Office of the Secretary of State

Filed ____________ , 20___
at _________ o'clock __ M.

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Secretary of State

By _________________________
Asst. Secretary of State