FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to provide for the transfer of control of an office building
in Rapid City, to make an appropriation for the construction and renovation of the office
building, and to declare an emergency.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. The 4.46 acre property located at 3305 West South Street in Rapid City, South
Dakota, currently held by the Department of Game, Fish and Parks, shall be under the control
and ownership of the Department of Agriculture and the fee title shall be duly transferred.
Section 2. There is hereby appropriated from the general fund the sum of four hundred
thousand dollars ($400,000), or so much thereof as may be necessary, to the Department of
Agriculture for the purpose of designing, renovating, constructing, furnishing, and equipping
office facilities located at 3305 West South Street in Rapid City, South Dakota, including
heating, air conditioning, plumbing, water, sewer, electric facilities, architectural and
engineering services, asbestos abatement, and such other services and improvements as may be
Section 3. The Bureau of Administration, pursuant to § 5-14-2, shall supervise the design,
renovation, and construction of the facilities approved by this Act. The commissioner of the
Bureau of Administration and the secretary of the Department of Agriculture shall approve
vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.
Section 4. Any amounts appropriated in this Act not lawfully expended or obligated shall
revert in accordance with the procedures prescribed in chapter 4-8.
Section 5. 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.