(House Bill 1189)
An Act to establish a tribal flag display in the rotunda of the capitol building.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. That a NEW SECTION be added:
5-15-52. Official Tribal Flag--Capitol building display.
The official flag of each of the nine federally recognized Indian tribes that share the common boundaries of this state may be displayed in a suitable place in the rotunda of the capitol building to be determined by the commission, with the agreement of the corresponding tribal government.
The Legislature may hold a ceremony open to the public to honor and recognize the flag display during each legislative session and representatives from each branch of state government and from each tribe shall be invited to participate.
Signed March 18, 2021
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