State of South Dakota  
EIGHTY-SEVENTH SESSION
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2012  

400T0223   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 emergency.
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.