Chapter 220

(Senate Bill 36)

An Act to authorize the Department of Human Services to dismantle and demolish Dakota Hall and the root cellar and to restore grounds on the South Dakota Developmental Center campus, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:

Section 1. The Department of Human Services may dismantle and demolish the structures known as Dakota Hall and the root cellar, collapse and fill tunnels, remove and dispose of debris, and restore grounds on the South Dakota Developmental Center campus in Redfield, Spink County, South Dakota.

Section 2. There is hereby appropriated from the general fund the sum of $794,645 to the Bureau of Administration, for the purposes of accomplishing the activities described in section 1 of this Act.

Section 3. The commissioner of the Bureau of Administration shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.

Section 4. Any amounts appropriated in this Act not lawfully expended or obligated shall revert in accordance with the procedures prescribed in chapter 4-8.

Section 5. 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 March 18, 2021

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