Authorization:
Chapter 36-16 of the South Dakota Codified Laws
Activities:
Inspection of electrical installations and licensing of persons and associations involved in the installation of wiring, electrical lights, heating, or power.
Organization:
Department of Labor and Regulation
Composition:
Seven members appointed by the Governor: One member shall represent an electric utility One member shall be a licensed electrical contractor One member shall be a licensed electrician with at least journeyman level license One member shall have fire safety expertise One member shall be involved in the education of electrical engineers or electricians Two lay members. Not all from the same political party.
Term of Appointment:
Three years. Not more than three consecutive full terms.

Contact Info:
John J. Linn Jr. (JJ), Executive Director South Dakota Electrical Commission SD Department of Labor and Regulation 308 S. Pierre Street Pierre, SD 57501 Phone: 800.233.7765 or 605.773.3573 Fax: 605.773.6213

Mission Statement: