State of South Dakota
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2012
SENATE BILL NO. 9
Introduced by: The Committee on Appropriations at the request of the Department of Health
FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to make an appropriation to reimburse certain family
physicians and dentists who have complied with the requirements of the physician tuition
reimbursement program and dental tuition reimbursement program and to declare an
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 thirty-five thousand three hundred ninety-eight dollars ($135,398), or so much thereof as may be
necessary, to the Department of Health for the purposes of reimbursing one family physician and
one dentist who have, in the determination of the department, met the requirements of the state
physician tuition reimbursement program established pursuant to § 1-16A-71.1 or the dental
tuition reimbursement program established pursuant to § 1-16A-73.20.
Section 2. The secretary of the Department of Health 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 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.