21.192.12 96th Legislative Session 919
Introduced by: Representative Pischke
An Act to revise the limitations on a municipality's power to take actions for the promotion of health or the suppression of disease.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. That § 9-32-1 be AMENDED.
9-32-1. Promotion of health--Suppression of disease.
shall have power to
may do what
is necessary or
expedient for the promotion of health or the suppression of disease,
so long as, in the absence of an act of martial law having been
declared, any measure so taken, including by ordinance or a
resolution, does not prohibit or interfere with the free exercise of
religion, abridge any person's freedom of speech, or of the press, or
of the right of the people to peaceably assemble, or of the right of
the people to petition the government for a redress of grievances
under the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, or
prohibit or interfere with activities within any person's residence
or privately held business, or interfere with any person's right to
bear arms under the Second Amendment to the United States
Catchlines are not law. (§ 2-16-13.1) Underscores indicate new language.
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