South Dakota Legislative Update Monday, February 13

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Monday, February 13


House Education 7:45

I think this is a “right to work” bill, anti-union::::::

HB 1184     exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions.


HB 1196     lower the compulsory attendance age for school attendance


HB 1133     require each school district to adopt a plan to provide for students with specific learning disabilities


House State Affairs 7:45am

The no death penalty for mentally ill::::

HB 1099     require a sentence of life imprisonment for certain persons with severe mental illness and to provide for a determination of severe mental illness in those cases


The referendum process:::::

HB 1141     provide for a legislative task force to consider certain legislation proposed to revise provisions regarding the initiative and referendum process in South Dakota.


Out of state money/the anti IM22 bill:::::

HB 1074     provide for limits on certain out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees.


House Commerce and Energy 10am

Good bill::::::

HB 1181     prohibit hydraulic fracturing


House Judiciary 10am

Some conflict of interest:::::

HB 1170     revise certain provisions regarding conflicts of interest for authority, board, or commission members.


HB 1192     increase the period of time certain persons may contract with this state after termination of service


More gun bills:::::

HB 1154     allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit.



Senate Local Government 8am

More bills on changing the constitution::::

SB 160     establish provisions for the selection and instruction of delegates to an Article V convention for proposing an amendment to the United States Constitution.

SJR 2     Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election amendments to Article XXIII, of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution


Senate State Affairs 10am

So called replacements for IM 22:::::

SB 53     create a campaign finance ethics commission and to establish certain powers and procedures for the commission.
SB 54     revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance requirements.

SJR 1     Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota relating to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
SB 151     create a complaint procedure to resolve allegations of misconduct regarding certain public officials.
Hoghouse vehicle:::::
SB 176     accommodate legislation relating to the protection of the public safety.
The Committee on State Affairs


Senate Taxation 10 am

Good bill, we tried this last year and it failed, likely will fail again::::

SB 158     impose a tariff on certain pipelines carrying crude oil and to create a crude oil pipeline compensation fund that may be used in the event of a crude oil spill.


House Floor 2pm

* Refer to the engrossed (amended) bill

HB 1037*    (Consideration of Senate Amendments; Amended SJ 304) revise certain provisions regarding delegates and alternates to the national convention, nominating petitions, and runoff elections and to revise certain provisions for new political parties.
SCR 11    (SJ 18th LD) Opposing physician-assisted suicide.

HB 1113*    revise certain provisions regarding protection orders.

HB 1098*    (Removed from Consent Calendar) revise certain provisions regarding the notice requirements of county commissions in authorizing installation of utility lines along and across highways.
HB 1083    (Deferred from 20th LD) establish certain provisions for awarding grants and collecting surcharges related to the equal access to our courts fund.

HB 1118    (Deferred from 20th LD) eliminate the need to prove the use of force, fraud, or coercion in the human trafficking of minors.
HB 1101    (Deferred from 20th LD) increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain.
HB 1144    (Deferred from 20th LD) revise certain provisions regarding commercial driver license disqualification for refusing to submit to a chemical analysis.
HB 1073*    (Deferred from 20th LD) revise and repeal certain provisions regarding gifts from registered lobbyists to public officials.
HB 1150    (Deferred from 20th LD) provide for the issuance of certain hunting licenses to nonresident military veterans at the resident rate.
HB 1110    (Deferred from 20th LD) revise certain provisions regarding school bus stop violations.
HB 1087*    (Deferred from 20th LD) authorize the recovery of attorney’s fees in civil actions relating to highway obstructions.
HB 1109*    (Deferred from 20th LD) create provisions for prohibiting the use of handheld electronic wireless communications devices by school bus drivers.
HB 1079*    (Deferred from 20th LD) establish certain municipal assessment provisions.
Clarify certain provisions regarding municipal assessments and the collection of delinquent fees by the county.
HB 1085*    (Deferred from 20th LD) revise certain provisions concerning the occupational tax imposed by business improvement districts.
HB 1116    (Deferred from 20th LD) revise certain standards for new construction where a building code ordinance has not been adopted.
HJR 1002    (Placed by Motion; Deferred from 20th LD) To apply for a convention of states under Article V of the Constitution of the United States to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government and limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government.
HB 1130*    revise certain provisions that provide transparency and public comment for ballot measures and amendments to the Constitution.
HB 1191    require cooperation with the Division of Child Support as a condition of eligibility for the SNAP program.
HB 1106    create a leased residential property classification.
HB 1168    revise certain provisions regarding nonresident waterfowl licenses.

SB 61    (Fiscal Note) update, revise, and repeal certain provisions relating to nurse practitioners and nurse midwives.
SB 48*    (Deferred from 20th LD) provide for the certification of emergency medical responders.
SB 65    (Deferred from 20th LD) establish the South Dakota Board of Technical Education and to revise certain provisions regarding career and technical education and postsecondary technical institutes.
SB 14    (Deferred from 20th LD) make an appropriation from the coordinated natural resources conservation fund to the State Conservation Commission and to declare an emergency.
SB 15    (Deferred from 20th LD) make an appropriation for costs related to suppression of wildfires in the state and to declare an emergency.

SB 17*    (Deferred from 20th LD) authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of a natural resources research and support facility at South Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
SB 18*    (Deferred from 20th LD) authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the Stanley J. Marshall Center on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor.
SB 1*    (Deferred from 20th LD) revise certain provisions of the prescription drug monitoring program.
SB 44    (Deferred from 20th LD) revise the definition of individuals with a serious emotional disturbance.
SB 49    (Deferred from 20th LD) license and regulate freestanding emergency medical care facilities.
SB 6*    (Deferred from 20th LD) revise the review process to determine the need for additional nursing facilities or nursing facility beds and to require a report to the Legislature.
SB 59*    (Deferred from 20th LD) delay the effective date for initiated measures and referred laws.
SB 34    revise certain provisions related to securities held as unclaimed property and to declare an emergency.
SB 63    eliminate the postage administration fund and deposit fees to the general fund.
SB 7    revise the criteria for determining if property is classified as agricultural land for property tax purposes.
SB 19*    establish for the Board of Regents and its institutions a fund for the receipt and disbursement of federal grants and contracts and a fund for the receipt and disbursement of other grants and contracts and to make an appropriation therefor.


HC 1012    (HJ 20th LD) Honoring and commending Beth Kaltsulas as Yankton School District Teacher of the Year.



Senate Floor 2pm

SB 145    provide limitation on liability for certain architects and engineers
HB 1015*    (Amended HJ 186) designate the South Dakota Housing Development Authority as the administrator of a federal housing program.

SB 140*    require schools to provide instruction in hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
SB 75    (Deferred from 19th LD) revise certain provisions regarding the purchase from a municipality of malt beverages by certain alcoholic beverage licensees.
SB 77*    (JR 5-17 with pending amendment SJ p 349) provide for a fiscal note for any initiated measure, initiated amendment to the Constitution, or referred law that would have a fiscal impact on the state.
SB 137    establish certain provisions regarding joint employer liability protection.
SB 70    make appropriations from the water and environment fund and its revolving fund subfunds for various water and environmental purposes, to increase the transfer from the water and environment fund to the environment and natural resources fee fund, and to declare an emergency.

HB 1007*    revise certain provisions regarding inspection affidavits for amusement rides.
HB 1026    require tracking numbers to be included on the quarterly reports of direct shippers and of wine carriers.
HB 1031    revise certain restrictions regarding division directors of the Department of Revenue.
HB 1038    repeal the requirement for farm corporations to file farm annual reports with the secretary of state.


SC 22    (SJ 20th LD) Commending and honoring the 2016 Winner, Colome, and Gregory High School Championship Football Teams.
HC 1011    (HJ p 353) Honoring Cronin Farms as the 2016 Leopold Conservation Award recipient.


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