2-6-23 Responsibilities of State-Tribal Relations Committee.
Responsibilities of State-Tribal Relations Committee.
The State-Tribal Relations
Committee shall continuously study the relationship between the state and its political subdivisions
and the tribes and their tribal governments. The committee shall give particular study and
consideration to matters concerning jurisdiction, taxation, gaming, economic development and
community relations. The committee shall serve as a forum for the discussion of issues of mutual
concern to the state and the tribes and shall attempt to foster state-tribal cooperation. The committee
shall draw upon public input from all those who may be concerned and knowledgeable about
state-tribal relations whether Indian or non-Indian, whether tribal members or nontribal members.
The committee may present draft legislation and policy recommendations to the Legislative Research
Council Executive Board to effectuate its mission.
Source: SL 1993, ch 30, § 4; SDCL 2-16-23.