21.553.11 96th Legislative Session 87

2021 South Dakota Legislature

House Bill 1146


This bill has been extensively amended (hoghoused) and may no longer be

consistent with the original intention of the sponsor.

Introduced by: Representative Sue Peterson

An Act to establish qualifications for members of the Board of Regents.

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

Section 1. That § 13-49-2 be AMENDED.

13-49-2. Qualifications of members of board.

Each regent who is a regular member shall be a person of probity and wisdom and selected from among the best known citizens, who are residents of different portions of the state. No two regents may be residents in the same county and not more than six may be members of the same political party. One regent shall be the student regent as provided in § 13-49-6.1. A regent's residence is determined by where the regent is registered to vote.

Catchlines are not law. (§ 2-16-13.1) Underscores indicate new language.

Overstrikes indicate deleted language.