21.498.10 96th Legislative Session 0
Introduced by: Representative Phil Jensen
An Act to revise the authority of the Department of Health as it relates to counties and municipalities.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. That a NEW SECTION be added:
7-8-42. Authority--Preemption--Department of Health.
Nothing within this chapter grants authority to a board of county commissioners to supersede or preempt the authority of the Department of Health under chapter 34-22.
Section 2. That § 9-32-1 be AMENDED.
9-32-1. Promotion of health and suppression of disease.
have power to may
do what may
necessary or expedient for the promotion of health or the suppression
Nothing within this chapter grants authority to a municipality to
supersede or preempt the authority of the Department of Health under
Catchlines are not law. (§ 2-16-13.1) Underscores indicate new language.
indicate deleted language.