State of South Dakota
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2012
This bill has been extensively amended (hoghoused) and may no longer be consistent
with the original intention of the sponsor.
ENGROSSED NO. SB 80 - 2/10/2012
Introduced by: Senators Brown and Haverly and Representatives Cronin, Gosch, and Hawley
FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to exempt veterans from the twelve-month residency
requirement for the purposes of tuition and fees.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That chapter 13-53 be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as
Any person who is a veteran as defined by §§ 33A-2-1 and 33A-2-2 shall be classified as
a resident student without meeting the twelve-month residency requirement within South
Dakota pursuant to § 13-53-24.
Section 2. That § 13-53-24 be amended to read as follows:
13-53-24. A person entering the state from another state or country does not at that time
acquire residence for the purpose of §§ 13-53-23 to 13-53-41, inclusive, unless, except as
provided in § 13-53-29 or section 1 of this Act
, such person is a resident for twelve months in
order to qualify as a resident student for tuition and fee purposes.
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