Chapter 209

(Senate Bill 61)

An Act to make an appropriation to the Board of Technical Education to support the purchase of simulation equipment for a health sciences clinical simulation center on the campus of Southeast Technical College and to declare an emergency.

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

Section 1. There is hereby appropriated from the general fund the sum of $4,500,000 to the Board of Technical Education for the purpose of purchasing equipment for a health sciences clinical simulation center on the campus of Southeast Technical College.

Section 2. The general funds appropriated in section 1 of this Act cannot be spent on the reconstruction or renovation of the existing facility. Southeast Technical College will secure local and industry monies to complete necessary renovations and no bonds will be issued for the project provided in this Act.

Section 3. The secretary of education 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 21, 2022

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