21.376.11 96th Legislative Session 408

2021 South Dakota Legislature

House Bill 1127

ENROLLED

An Act

ENTITLED An Act to revise certain provisions regarding official meetings conducted by teleconference.

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

Section 1. That § 1-25-1.5 be AMENDED.

1-25-1.5. Teleconference meeting or hearing--Quorum--Vote.

Any official meeting may be conducted by teleconference. A teleconference may be used to conduct a hearing or take final disposition regarding an administrative rule pursuant to § 1-26-4. A member is deemed present if the member answers present to the roll call conducted by teleconference for the purpose of determining a quorum. Each vote at an official meeting held by teleconference may be taken by voice vote. If any member votes in the negative, the vote shall proceed to a roll call vote.

An Act to revise certain provisions regarding official meetings conducted by teleconference.

I certify that the attached Act originated in the:

House as Bill No. 1127

Chief Clerk

Speaker of the House

Attest:

Chief Clerk

President of the Senate

Attest:

Secretary of the Senate

House Bill No. 1127

File No. ____

Chapter No. ______

Received at this Executive Office

this _____ day of _____________,

2021 at ____________M.

By

for the Governor

The attached Act is hereby

approved this ________ day of

______________, A.D., 2021

Governor

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,

ss.

Office of the Secretary of State

Filed ____________, 2021

at _________ o'clock __M.

Secretary of State

By

Asst. Secretary of State