ENTITLED, An Act to make an appropriation for certain costs related to disasters and to pine beetle
suppression and to declare an emergency.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. There is hereby appropriated from the general fund the sum of fourteen million eight
thousand three hundred sixty-nine dollars ($14,008,369), or so much thereof as may be necessary,
to the special emergency and disaster special revenue fund for costs related to disasters in South
Section 2. The secretary of public safety shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw
warrants to pay expenditures authorized by section 1 of this Act.
Section 3. There is hereby appropriated from the general fund the sum of six million one hundred
forty-six thousand six hundred forty-six dollars ($6,146,646), or so much thereof as may be
necessary, to the state fire suppression special revenue fund for costs related to the suppression of
mountain pine beetles in South Dakota.
Section 4. The secretary of agriculture shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw
warrants to pay expenditures authorized by section 3 of this Act.
Section 5. The sum of twenty million one hundred fifty-five thousand fifteen dollars
($20,155,015) shall be transferred from the budget reserve fund to the general fund.
Section 6. Whereas, this Act is necessary for the support of the state government and its existing
public institutions, an emergency is hereby declared to exist, and this Act shall be in full force and
effect from and after its passage and approval.
An Act to make an appropriation for certain costs related to disasters and to pine beetle suppression
and to declare an emergency.
I certify that the attached Act
originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1269
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1269
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