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 TitleShort DescriptionPublic Hearing DatesInterim Commitee HearingComment Deadline 
70:07:01 - General Provisions Definitions for prequalification and bidding process 11/21/2013 12/17/2013 11/20/2013
70:07:02 - Classification and Bidding Capacity Rating Revises rules concerning the process for a prospective bidder to become prequalified and obtain a maximum bidding capacity amount 11/21/2013 12/17/2013 11/20/2013
70:07:03 - Bid Proposals Revises procedures for requesting and processing bid proposals 11/21/2013 12/17/2013 11/20/2013
70:07:04 - Suspension and Debarment Revises procedures for suspension and debarment of prequalified bidding status and obtaining new prequalication after period of suspension. 11/21/2013 12/17/2013 11/20/2013
70:07:05 - Highway Construction Contract Requirements Repeals as being redundant rules prescribing contract requirements that are specifically included in the construction contract documents. 11/21/2013 12/17/2013 11/20/2013
Repeal of Bennett County limited speed zone A 55-mph limited speed zone on Highway 73 in Bennett County from U.S. Hwy 18 to the Jackson County line is being repealed because the road segment has been regraded and resurfaced, and the lower speed limit is no longer warranted. 09/26/2013 11/12/2013 09/25/2013
Repeal of Jackson County limited speed zone rule A 55-mph limited speed zone on Hwy 73 in Jackson County from the Bennett County line North to 3 miles North of Hwy 44 is being repealed because the road segment has been regraded and resurfaced and the lower speed limit is no longer warranted. 09/26/2013 11/12/2013 09/25/2013
Chapter 70:04:02 - Informational, Directional Signs - On Right-of-Way (LOGO Signs) The rules in chapter 70:04:02 are being amended to include as an eligible business category "Attractions" in accordance with legislation adopted in the 2013 Session, update referenced materials, clarify MUTCD requirements, and make form and style changes. 09/26/2013 11/12/2013 09/25/2013
70:01:02:00 - Interstate Highway speed zone rule An existing 65 mph limited speed zone on Interstate Highway 90 beginning at milepost 55.2 and ending at milepost 66.5 is being extended an additional 1.3 miles east to end at milepost 67.8 to better match an extended business area along I-90 with the associated increase in ingress/egress traffic movements. 02/27/2014 05/06/2014 02/26/2014
70:01:02:01(20) - Minnehaha County limited speed zone rule A limited speed zone is being established on SD Highway 42 beginning 0.9 mile West of the intersection with Minnehaha County Highway 139, then running east for 0.80 mile, 55 miles per hour; then running east for 0.10 mile to the intersection with Minnehaha County Highway 139, 45 miles per hour. The purpose of the rule is to slow down traffic near the Cherry Lake Reserve Development occuring on the North side of Highway 42, which has increased traffic entering and exiting the highway. A speed reduction will reduce the potential for left turn and rear end crashes. 07/24/2014 08/12/2014 07/23/2014
70:11 - Rest Area Newspaper Vending Devices The department is adopting rules to regulate the placement, location, maintenance and operation of newspaper vending devices at interstate rest areas in order to improve the appearance and functioning of the rest areas. 08/28/2014 09/16/2014 08/27/2014
70:01:02:67 - Todd County limited speed zone rule on US Highway 83 in Mission A 35 mph limited speed zone on US Highway 83 in Mission beginning at the intersection with US Highway 18 and then South is being extended an additional 0.25 mile South to slow down traffic and improve safety near the new school. 10/23/2014 11/12/2014 10/22/2014
Grant County limited speed zone rule A 45 mph limited speed zone on U.S. Hwy 12 on the East end of Milbank, is being extended an additional 0.60 mile to the East past the new Runnings store on the South side of the highway due to the increase in traffic and in vehicles turning off of and onto the highway, which doesn't have turning lanes. Slowing traffic done will improve safety. 03/26/2015 04/20/2015 03/25/2015
70:01:02:00 - Interstate Highways speed zone rule It is proposed to reduce the maximum speed limit on Interstate 90 from 80 mph to 75 mph between the Wyoming border and milepost 55. It is proposed to move back the beginning date of a temporary 65 mph limited speed zone rule on Interstate 90 from milepost 28.9 to milepost 33.75 from August 1 to July 24 each year. For the 2015 Rally only, it is proposed to extend the temporary 65 mph limited speed zone on Interstate 90 from milepost 28.9 to milepost 55 from July 24 to August 10 05/28/2015 05/27/2015
70:01:02:45 - Lyman County limited speed zone rule. It is proposed to lower an existing 55 mph limited speed zone on SD highway 273 in Lyman County to 35 mph from its junction with Interstate 90 north for 1.03 miles, then north for an additional 0.2 mile 45 mph due to increasing traffic resulting from the new grain terminal facility. 05/28/2015 05/27/2015
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