(Senate Bill 95)
An Act to revise provisions regarding the Teacher Compensation Review Board.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:
Section 1. That § 1-45-39 be AMENDED:
There is hereby
created the Teacher Compensation Review Board within the Department
of Education. The board shall review teacher compensation, including
comparable wage indexes, in surrounding states at the completion of
report its findings to the Governor and the Legislature no
later than September 30, 2018, and
September thirtieth in
every third year thereafter. The
initial appointment of the members to the board shall be made no
later than March 1, 2018. The
members shall serve a term of three
The board shall consist of nine members to be appointed as follows:
(1) Three members of the South Dakota Senate appointed by the president pro tempore of the Senate, no more than two of whom may be from the same political party;
(2) Three members of the South Dakota House of Representatives appointed by the speaker of the House of Representatives, no more than two of whom may be from the same political party; and
(3) Three members appointed by the Governor.
Signed March 21, 2022
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