ENTITLED, An Act to amend certain provisions related to interpreter services in the court system.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 19-3-8 be repealed.
Section 2. That § 19-14-4 be repealed.
Section 3. That § 19-14-4.1 be amended to read as follows:
19-14-4.1. The following oath, as appropriate to the circumstances, may be used for an
I, ______________________, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will justly, truly and
impartially interpret, to the best of my skill and judgment, and will make a true interpretation to any
party or witness, the oath or affirmation administered in all matters; the questions which may be
asked and the answers that shall be given to such questions and all statements relative to any [court
proceedings, probation activities, or any other proceeding] under consideration in which I am
employed to interpret, so help me God (under the pains and penalties of perjury).
An Act to amend certain provisions related to interpreter services in the court system.
I certify that the attached Act
originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1061
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1061
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