(House Bill 1254)
An Act to prohibit preferential treatment in higher education employment practices.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. That § 13-49-14 be AMENDED.
13-49-14. Employment of officers, instructors and employees--Compensation and terms of employment--Disparate treatment on certain grounds prohibited.
The Board of Regents may employ
and dismiss all officers, instructors, and employees of such
institutions, necessary to the proper management thereof, to
determine their number, qualifications, and duties, fix the term of
their employment, and rate and manner of their compensation, provide
for sabbatical leave on part pay, and provide for a retirement
person may be
employed or dismissed,
or accorded preferential, adverse, or unequal treatment with respect
to any application, hiring, training, apprenticeship, tenure,
promotion, upgrading, compensation, layoff, or any term or condition
by reason of
(2) Race, color, creed, religion, sex, ancestry, disability, or national origin.
Signed March 18, 2021
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