ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions relating to the disposal of local government
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 6-5-2 be amended to read as follows:
6-5-2. Any political subdivision may convey and transfer any real or personal property which is
held or owned by it, the title to which has been obtained and which is not held for public use or
which is about to be abandoned for public purposes, to another political subdivision or nonprofit
corporation for public, charitable, or humanitarian purposes and accommodation without offering
the property for sale and without requiring the political subdivision or nonprofit corporation to pay
for the property.
Section 2. That § 6-13-1 be amended to read as follows:
6-13-1. The governing board of a political subdivision may sell, trade, loan, destroy, or otherwise
dispose of any land, structures, equipment, or other property which the governing board has, by
appropriate motion, determined is no longer necessary, useful, or suitable for the purpose for which
it was acquired. No motion is required to sell, trade, loan, destroy, or otherwise dispose of
consumable supplies, printed text, zoo animals, or subscriptions.
Section 3. That chapter 6-13 be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as follows:
Any municipality or other political subdivision of the state that operates a zoo may enter into an
agreement for the loaning of zoo animals with another political subdivision, nonprofit corporation,
or other entity that operates a zoo accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums or other
appropriate institutions dealing with animal care, breeding, welfare, or wildlife education. The zoo
that accepts the loaned zoo animals may be located inside or outside the state of South Dakota. The
loan agreement shall be under terms and conditions agreed to by the parties to the agreement. Zoo
animals loaned pursuant to this section are not deemed to be surplus property, and no motion is
required to enter into an agreement for the loaning of zoo animals.
An Act to revise certain provisions relating to the disposal of local government property.
I certify that the attached Act
originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1178
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1178
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