Access to state highways, administrative rules
to regulate access authorized.
ENTITLED, An Act
authorize the Transportation Commission to promulgate administrative rules
regarding access to state highways.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
That chapter 11-3 be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as
The Transportation Commission may adopt rules, pursuant to chapter 1-26, governing the
following elements in granting written approval for access to state highways as provided for in
11-3-12.1 and 31-24-6:
(1) Access location, width, and spacing;
(2) Signal spacing;
(3) Median design;
(4) Access application process;
(5) Access construction standards; and
Nothing in the rules promulgated pursuant to this section supersedes county or municipal
planning and zoning authority.
Signed February 28, 2000.