21.275.11 96th Legislative Session 400

2021 South Dakota Legislature

Senate Bill 15

Introduced by: The Committee on Judiciary at the request of the Department of Corrections

An Act to revise the voting requirements necessary for the board to grant or deny parole or recommend clemency.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:

Section 1. That § 24-15A-11 be AMENDED.

24-15A-11. Parole and clemency--Concurrence by panel or board.

No person seen by a panel may be paroled or denied parole, recommended for clemency, nor may a person's parole be revoked or rescinded without the concurrence of two board members. No person seen by the full board may be paroled or denied parole or recommended for clemency without the concurrence of the majority of the full board.

Catchlines are not law. (§ 2-16-13.1) Underscores indicate new language.

Overstrikes indicate deleted language.