22.682.11 97th Legislative Session 0

2022 South Dakota Legislature

House Bill 1244


Introduced by: Representative Tidemann

An Act to make an appropriation to develop and create a residency program for psychologists 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 $175,000 to the Department of Social Services, for the purpose of developing and creating the criteria for a residency program for psychologists and the first-year operation of the program.

Section 2. The secretary of the Department of Social Services shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.

Section 3. Any amounts appropriated in this Act not lawfully expended or obligated by June 30, 2026, shall revert in accordance with the procedures prescribed in chapter 4-8.

Section 4. 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.

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