22.214.9 97th Legislative Session 652
Introduced by: Representative Bartels
An Act to revise the approval process for state employee household moving allowances.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. That § 3-9-9 be AMENDED:
provisions of any other statutes notwithstanding, all
officers and employees, except elected constitutional officers of the
State of South Dakota,
may receive a household moving allowance as provided by this section.
If a full‑time officer or
employee has been continuously employed by the state for a period of
not less than six months and is ordered by the department,
institution, board, commission, or other state agency to move from a
headquarter duty station in South Dakota to another headquarter duty
station in South Dakota, and if such transfer is made at the request
and for the benefit of the State of South Dakota, the officer or
employee shall be reimbursed for household moving expenses incurred,
as approved by the
Board of Finance
Section 2. That § 3-9-11 be AMENDED:
The State Board of
Finance shall promulgate rules pursuant to chapter 1-26
necessary to implement the provisions of §§ 3-9-9,
The State Board of Finance shall require that a request for a moving
allowance, including reimbursement of travel expenses, be submitted
for approval or disapproval before a moving allowance is authorized.
The board shall designate what classification of officers and
employees may or may not be authorized for the moving allowance.
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