Department of Human Services



Interpreters For The Deaf

The effect and purpose of this rule change is to bring the interpreter certification level required for criminal proceedings or serious medical procedures corresponding to the certification currently being granted by the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID). The changes include clarification of allowable settings and elimination of rules that are no longer applicable.

New content is added below as the draft rules move through the rule-making process.







Interim Rules Hearing
Important Dates
Public Hearing:
Comment Deadline:
Interim Rules Committee Hearing:
Filed-Secretary of State:
Rule Effective:
05/19/2017
05/30/2017
06/05/2017
06/13/2017
07/03/2017
Agency Contact: Marilyn Hanson mail to: DHSAdminRules@state.sd.us