21.727.12 96th Legislative Session 555
ENTITLED An Act to prohibit preferential treatment in higher education employment practices.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. That § 13-49-14 be AMENDED.
13-49-14. Employment of officers, instructors and employees--Compensation and terms of employment--Disparate treatment on certain grounds prohibited.
The Board of Regents may employ and dismiss all officers, instructors, and employees of such institutions, necessary to the proper management thereof, to determine their number, qualifications, and duties, fix the term of their employment, and rate and manner of their compensation, provide for sabbatical leave on part pay, and provide for a retirement program.
No person may be employed or dismissed, or accorded preferential, adverse, or unequal treatment with respect to any application, hiring, training, apprenticeship, tenure, promotion, upgrading, compensation, layoff, or any term or condition of employment, by reason of the person's:
(1) Ideological, political, or sectarian opinions or perspectives; or
(2) Race, color, creed, religion, sex, ancestry, disability, or national origin.
An Act to prohibit preferential treatment in higher education employment practices.
I certify that the attached Act originated in the:
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
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
Filed ____________, 2021
at _________ o'clock __M.
Secretary of State
Asst. Secretary of State