AN ACT

        ENTITLED, An Act to exempt veterans from the twelve-month residency requirement for the purposes of tuition and fees.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
    Section 1. That chapter 13-53 be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as follows:
    Any person who is a veteran as defined by §§ 33A-2-1 and 33A-2-2 shall be classified as a resident student without meeting the twelve-month residency requirement within South Dakota pursuant to § 13-53-24.
    Section 2. That § 13-53-24 be amended to read as follows:
    13-53-24. A person entering the state from another state or country does not at that time acquire residence for the purpose of §§ 13-53-23 to 13-53-41, inclusive, unless, except as provided in § 13-53-29 or section 1 of this Act, such person is a resident for twelve months in order to qualify as a resident student for tuition and fee purposes.
An Act to exempt veterans from the twelve-month residency requirement for the purposes of tuition and fees.

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I certify that the attached Act originated in the

SENATE as Bill No. 80

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Secretary of the Senate
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President of the Senate

Attest:

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Secretary of the Senate

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Speaker of the House

Attest:

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Chief Clerk

Senate Bill No. 80
File No. ____
Chapter No. ______  
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Received at this Executive Office this _____ day of _____________ ,

20____ at ____________ M.


By _________________________
for the Governor
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The attached Act is hereby approved this ________ day of ______________ , A.D., 20___

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Governor
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STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,
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Office of the Secretary of State

Filed ____________ , 20___
at _________ o'clock __ M.

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Secretary of State

By _________________________
Asst. Secretary of State