CHAPTER 107

(SB 68)

State institute fund purpose revised.


         ENTITLED, An Act to  revise certain provisions regarding the use of the state institute fund by the Department of Education.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:

     Section  1.  That § 13-42-5.1 be amended to read as follows:

     13-42-5.1.   The state institute fund , formerly provided for by § 13-42-5 , shall be used for the purpose of writing and publishing bulletins, accreditation rules, and materials essential to the school systems of this state , and to support activities related to school accreditation and teacher training and retention, and as otherwise may be provided by law; and the state institute fund is hereby appropriated for such purposes and shall be paid out upon warrants drawn by the state auditor on duly itemized vouchers approved by the secretary of the Department of Education.

     Signed March 1, 2007
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