ENTITLED, An Act to repeal certain outdated and obsolete statutes and rules related to the
Department of Health.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 34-1-10 be repealed.
Section 2. That § 34-1-11 be repealed.
Section 3. That § 34-1-12 be repealed.
Section 4. That § 34-1-13 be repealed.
Section 5. That § 34-1-31 be repealed.
Section 6. That § 34-1-32 be repealed.
Section 7. That § 34-1-33 be repealed.
Section 8. That § 34-12-1.1 be amended to read as follows:
34-12-1.1. Terms used in this chapter mean:
(1) "Ambulatory surgery center," any facility which is not part of a hospital and which is not
an office of a dentist, whether for individual or group practice, in which surgical
procedures requiring the use of general anesthesia are performed upon patients;
(2) "Assisted living center," any institution, rest home, boarding home, place, building, or
agency which is maintained and operated to provide personal care and services which
meet some need beyond basic provision of food, shelter, and laundry;
(3) "Chemical dependency treatment facility," any facility which provides a structured
inpatient treatment program for alcoholism or drug abuse;
(4) "Health care facility," any institution, sanitarium, birth center, ambulatory surgery center,
chemical dependency treatment facility, hospital, nursing facility, assisted living center,
rural primary care hospital, adult foster care home, inpatient hospice, residential hospice,
place, building, or agency in which any accommodation is maintained, furnished, or
offered for the hospitalization, nursing care, or supervised care of the sick or injured;
(5) "Hospital," any establishment with an organized medical staff with permanent facilities
that include inpatient beds and is primarily engaged in providing by or under the
supervision of physicians, to inpatients, any of the following services: diagnostic or
therapeutic services for the medical diagnosis, treatment, or care of injured, disabled, or
sick persons; obstetrical services including the care of the newborn; or rehabilitation
services for injured, disabled, or sick persons. In no event may the inpatient beds include
nursing facility beds or assisted living center beds unless the same are licensed as such
pursuant to this chapter;
(6) "Nursing facility," any facility which is maintained and operated for the express or
implied purpose of providing care to one or more persons whether for consideration or
not, who are not acutely ill but require nursing care and related medical services of such
complexity as to require professional nursing care under the direction of a physician on
a twenty-four hour per day basis; or a facility which is maintained and operated for the
express or implied purpose of providing care to one or more persons, whether for
consideration or not, who do not require the degree of care and treatment which a hospital
is designed to provide, but who because of their mental or physical condition require
medical care and health services which can be made available to them only through
(7) "Critical access hospital," any nonprofit or public hospital providing emergency care on
a twenty-four hour basis located in a rural area which has limited acute inpatient services,
focusing on primary and preventive care, and which has in effect an agreement with a
general hospital that provides emergency and medical backup services and accepts patient
referrals from the critical access hospital. For the purposes of this subdivision, a rural area
is any municipality of under fifty thousand population;
(8) "Adult foster care home," a family-style residence which provides supervision of personal
care, health services, and household services for no more than four aged, blind, physically
disabled, developmentally disabled, or socially-emotionally disabled adults;
(9) "Inpatient hospice," any facility which is not part of a hospital or nursing home which is
maintained and operated for the express or implied purpose of providing all levels of
hospice care to terminally ill individuals on a twenty-four hour per day basis;
(10) "Residential hospice," any facility which is not part of a hospital or nursing home which
is maintained and operated for the express or implied purpose of providing custodial care
to terminally ill individuals on a twenty-four hour per day basis; and
(11) "Birth center," any health care facility at which a woman is scheduled to give birth
following a normal, uncomplicated pregnancy, but does not include a hospital or the
residence of the woman giving birth.
Section 9. That § 34-14-7 be repealed.
Section 10. That § 34-14-8 be repealed.
Section 11. That § 34-14-9 be repealed.
Section 12. That § 34-14-12 be repealed.
Section 13. That § 34-14-13 be repealed.
Section 14. That § 34-14-14 be repealed.
Section 15. That § 34-14-15 be repealed.
Section 16. That § 34-7-1 be repealed.
Section 17. That § 34-7-2 be repealed.
Section 18. That § 34-7-8 be repealed.
Section 19. That § 34-7-9 be repealed.
Section 20. That § 34-7-10 be repealed.
Section 21. That § 34-7-11 be repealed.
Section 22. That § 34-7-12 be repealed.
Section 23. That § 34-7-13 be repealed.
Section 24. That § 34-7-14 be repealed.
Section 25. That § 34-7-15 be repealed.
Section 26. That § 34-7-16 be repealed.
Section 27. That § 34-7-17 be repealed.
Section 28. That § 34-7-18 be repealed.
Section 29. That § 34-7-20 be repealed.
Section 30. That § 34-7-21 be repealed.
Section 31. That § 34-7-22 be repealed.
Section 32. That § 34-7-23 be repealed.
Section 33. That § 34-7-25 be repealed.
Section 34. That § 34-7-27 be repealed.
Section 35. That § 34-27-1 be repealed.
Section 36. That § 34-27-2 be repealed.
Section 37. That § 34-27-3 be repealed.
Section 38. That ARSD 44:17:01:01 be repealed.
Section 39. That ARSD 44:17:01:02 be repealed.
Section 40. That ARSD 44:17:01:03 be repealed.
Section 41. That ARSD 44:17:01:04 be repealed.
Section 42. That ARSD 44:17:01:05 be repealed.
Section 43. That ARSD 44:17:01:06 be repealed.
Section 44. That ARSD 44:17:01:07 be repealed.
Section 45. That ARSD 44:17:01:08 be repealed.
Section 46. That ARSD 44:17:01:09 be repealed.
Section 47. That ARSD 44:61:01:01 be repealed.
Section 48. That ARSD 44:61:02:02 be repealed.
Section 49. That ARSD 44:61:02:03 be repealed.
Section 50. That ARSD 44:61:03:01 be repealed.
Section 51. That ARSD 44:61:03:02 be repealed.
Section 52. That ARSD 44:61:03:03 be repealed.
Section 53. That ARSD 44:61:04:01 be repealed.
Section 54. That ARSD 44:61:04:02 be repealed.
Section 55. That ARSD 44:61:04:03 be repealed.
An Act to repeal certain outdated and obsolete statutes and rules related to the Department of
I certify that the attached Act
originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1010
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1010
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