This is the final Weekly Bill List for the 2016 Session. Governor Daugaard signed House Bill 1080 to provide the necessary funding for the Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory renovation and modernization.
House Bill 1080 passed the Senate unanimously this week and now heads to the Governor’s desk for his signature.
House Bill 1080, support for the planning and design of updates to the Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Lab, was approved by the House of Representatives this week.
This week, Legislative focus was squarely on the debate about teacher pay and sales tax increases.
The highlight of this week was SDVMA’s priority legislation, House Bill 1080, unanimously passing the Joint Appropriations Committee.
The South Dakota Legislative Session has reached the deadline for submission of new bills.
Follow the bills of importance to SDVMA with our weekly bill lists. If you have any comments or questions, please contact our office.
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