Chapter 104

(House Bill 1283)

An Act to require the posting of laws regarding hospital, nursing facility, and assisted living center visitation.

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

Section 1. That chapter 34-12 be amended with a NEW SECTION:

The Department of Health shall post on its website all state laws and rules, and all federal laws, regulations, and guidance documents, which address the visitation of patients in hospitals and residents in nursing facilities and assisted living centers.

Signed March 9, 2022

Catchlines are not law. (§ 2-16-13.1) Underscores indicate new language.

Overstrikes indicate deleted language.