22.154.15 97th Legislative Session 835

2022 South Dakota Legislature

Senate Bill 6

Introduced by: Senators Stalzer, Breitling, and Duhamel and Representatives Finck, Bartels, Chaffee, Derby, Deutsch, Fitzgerald, Goodwin, Milstead, Perry, and Wiese at the request of the Marijuana Interim Study Committee

An Act to revise provisions related to prohibited conduct by schools and landlords related to medical cannabis.

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

Section 1. That § 34-20G-19 be AMENDED:

34-20G-19. No school or landlord may refuse to enroll or lease to and may not otherwise penalize a person A cardholder may not be refused enrollment by a school or a lease by a landlord, or otherwise be penalized by a school or landlord solely for the person's status as a cardholder, unless failing to do so would violate federal law or regulations or cause the school or landlord to lose a monetary or licensing-related benefit under federal law or regulation. This section does not prevent a landlord from imposing reasonable restrictions on the medical use of cannabis by a cardholder who resides at the landlord's property.

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