ENTITLED, An Act to repeal certain provisions allowing for the certification of technology parks
and to allow public or private developers to apply for certification.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 6-18-2 be amended to read as follows:
6-18-2. The governing body of a political subdivision or a public or private developer may apply
to the Governor's Office of Economic Development for designation of all or part of the area within
its jurisdiction or service area as a certified site. The application shall be in a form specified by the
Governor's Office of Economic Development and shall include information the Governor's Office
of Economic Development determines necessary to make the determinations required pursuant to
Section 2. That chapter 6-18 be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as follows:
For the purposes of this chapter, the term, certified site, means a site that has met the criteria
established in this chapter for certification as a site ready for development for industrial,
technological, or other business or educational purposes.
Section 3. That § 6-18-3 be repealed.
Section 4. That § 6-18-4 be amended to read as follows:
6-18-4. The Governor's Office of Economic Development shall promulgate rules pursuant to
chapter 1-26 to:
(1) Prescribe the application procedures and the form and content of the application and
business plan for a certified site;
(2) Set the minimum criteria for an area to be designated as a certified site, including access
to roads, airports, utilities, and other infrastructure;
(3) Require certain documents and reports regarding the operation and activities of the
certified site to be filed with the Governor's Office of Economic Development; and
(4) Provide for the confidentiality of any application for certification and of any denial of
application for certification.
An Act to repeal certain provisions allowing for the certification of technology parks and to allow
public or private developers to apply for certification.
I certify that the attached Act
originated in the
SENATE as Bill No. 7
Secretary of the Senate
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
Speaker of the House
Senate Bill No. 7
File No. ____
Chapter No. ______
Received at this Executive Office
this _____ day of _____________ ,
20____ at ____________ M.
for the Governor
The attached Act is hereby
approved this ________ day of
______________ , A.D., 20___
STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,
Office of the Secretary of State
Filed ____________ , 20___
at _________ o'clock __ M.
Secretary of State
Asst. Secretary of State