ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions related to the filing of the certificate of limited
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 48-7-206 be amended to read as follows:
48-7-206. The original certificate of limited partnership or of any certificate of amendment or
cancellation, or of any judicial decree of amendment or cancellation, shall be delivered to the
secretary of state. A person who executes a certificate as an agent or fiduciary need not exhibit
evidence of the person's authority as a prerequisite to filing. Unless the secretary of state finds that
any certificate does not conform to law, upon receipt of all filing fees required by law the secretary
of state shall:
(1) Endorse on the original, Filed, and the day, month, and year of the filing thereof; and
(2) File the original in the office; and
(3) Return a copy to the person who filed it or the person's representative.
Upon the filing of a certificate of amendment or judicial decree of amendment in the Office of
the Secretary of State, the certificate of limited partnership is amended as provided in the certificate.
Upon the effective date of a certificate of cancellation, or a judicial decree thereof, the certificate of
limited partnership is cancelled.
Delivery of a certificate may be filed by electronic transmission as permitted by the Office of the
Secretary of State. If the certificate is filed in a typewritten or printed form and not transmitted
electronically, the Office of the Secretary of State may require one exact or conforming copy of the
certificate to be delivered with the original certificate.
An Act to revise certain provisions related to the filing of the certificate of limited partnerships.
I certify that the attached Act
originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1163
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1163
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