CHAPTER 118

(HB 1064)

O'Harra Stadium improvements appropriation.


         ENTITLED, An Act to  authorize the Board of Regents to accept additional donations for the improvements to O'Harra Stadium at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and to declare an emergency.

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

     Section  1.  That section 1 of chapter 98 of the 2006 Session Laws be amended to read as follows:

     Section 1. The Board of Regents may contract for the construction, completion, furnishing, equipping, and maintaining of, including heating, air conditioning, plumbing, water, sewer, electric facilities, architectural and engineering services, asbestos abatement, and such other services as may be required to remodel, certain locker room facilities and to renovate spectator boxes and concessions, press, and coaching facilities at the O'Harra Stadium at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in Rapid City, in Pennington County, at an estimated cost of four hundred fifty eight hundred thousand dollars.

     Section  2.  That section 2 of chapter 98 of the 2006 Session Laws be amended to read as follows:

     Section 2. There is hereby appropriated to the Board of Regents four hundred fifty thousand dollars ($ 450,000 ) eight hundred thousand dollars ($800,000) , or so much thereof as may be necessary, from private donations received by the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology to construct the facilities described in section 1 of this Act.

     Section  3.  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.

     Signed February 28, 2007
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