(House Bill 1185)
An Act to permit the wearing of a beaded graduation cap at a school honoring or graduation ceremony.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. That § 13-1-66 be AMENDED:
or any of its
political subdivisions ,
municipalities or subdivisions thereof shall
prohibit any person
American student from
traditional tribal regalia or objects of cultural significance
an eagle feather, eagle plume, or an appropriate beaded graduation
cap at a school
honoring or graduation ceremony.
For purposes of this section the term, tribal regalia or object of
cultural significance, means an eagle feather or eagle plume.
A school administrator may determine if a beaded graduation cap is
Signed March 3, 2022
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