21.106.12 96th Legislative Session 625

2021 South Dakota Legislature

Senate Bill 2


An Act

ENTITLED An Act to modify the duties of the Code Commission.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:

Section 1. That § 2-16-6 be AMENDED.

2-16-6. Supplements and reprinted volumes to be provided for--Contents.

The Code Commission shall:

(1) Provide for supplements to, and reprinted volumes of, the code of laws enacted by § 2-16-13;

(2) Determine the contents of the code supplements and reprinted volumes which shall include but not be limited to:

(a) The United States Constitution;

(b) The South Dakota Constitution;

(c) The South Dakota statutes;

(d) Executive orders enacted pursuant to S.D. Const., Art. IV, § 8;

(e) Supreme Court rules adopted pursuant to S.D. Const., Art. V, § 12;

(f) Circuit court rules adopted pursuant to §§ 15-6-83 and 23A-45-12;

(g) Other executive orders with a continuing and statewide effect; and

(h) Such special and collateral references as the commission may determine necessary for a complete and useful code;

(3) Determine the physical arrangements and other matters pertaining to the publication of the code.

Section 2. That § 2-16-8 be AMENDED.

2-16-8. Copyrights of material--Contract for use of state's copyright.

The South Dakota Code Commission shall provide that the material authorized for publication by § 2-16-6 will be copyrighted by the State of South Dakota, in the name of the State of South Dakota, to the extent permitted by federal copyright law. The commission may contract with printers, publishers, and computer retrieval companies for use of the state's copyright.

An Act to modify the duties of the Code Commission.

I certify that the attached Act originated in the:

Senate as Bill No. 2

Secretary of the Senate

President of the Senate


Secretary of the Senate

Speaker of the House


Chief Clerk

Senate Bill No. 2

File No. ____

Chapter No. ______

Received at this Executive Office

this _____ day of _____________,

2021 at ____________M.


for the Governor

The attached Act is hereby

approved this ________ day of

______________, A.D., 2021




Office of the Secretary of State

Filed ____________, 2021

at _________ o'clock __M.

Secretary of State


Asst. Secretary of State