Authorization:
Section 62-2-10 of the South Dakota Codified Laws
Activities:
Aid the Department of Labor and the Department of Revenue and Regulation in reviewing the workers' compensation program as to its content, adequacy, and effectiveness and make recommendations for its improvement.
Organization:
Attached to the Department of Labor
Composition:
Eight Members appointed by the Governor: a. Four members represent employees, two of whom shall be from recommendations submitted by the South Dakota Federation of Labor; b. Four members represent employers. Not all from the same political party. Secretary of Labor, and the Secretary of Revenue and Regulation are non-voting members. Lieutenant Governor is chairman.
Term of Appointment:
Terms shall expire on October 30 on the third year of appointment. Terms that end June 30, 2012, are extended to October 30, 2012.

Contact Info:
James Marsh, Director of the Division of Labor and Management Workers' Compensation SD Department of Labor and Regulation Kneip Building 700 Governors Drive Pierre, SD 57501-2291 Phone: 605.773.3681 Fax: 605.773.4211

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