Chamber Board Supports 2023 State Legislative Bills

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The Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors recently voted in support of the following 2023 Bills being discussed in the South Dakota Legislature:

  • SB 173 – increase the appropriation for construction costs related to the new Lincoln Hall at Northern State University, and to declare an emergency
  • HB 1117 and HB 1118 – funding for the Small Business Development Centers, Manufacturing Technology Solutions, Procurement Technical Assistance Center, etc.
  • SB 20 & SB 17 – water projects including the WINS project for Aberdeen and surrounding area
  • SB 155 – fund for the improvement and construction of jails

Others the Chamber is watching include: childcare, tuition freeze, school funding, foreign ownership of ag land, grocery tax, property tax, parental leave, and more.

For more information, call the Chamber at 605-225-2860 or email