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House of Representatives - 2014
There are 38 Legislative Days scheduled for the 2014 session.
The House meets during the afternoon of each Legislative Day.
Sessions usually begin at 2pm CT, but often start earlier on Friday or Saturday sessions.
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HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

1st Legislative Day (1/14/2014)
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2nd Legislative Day (1/15/2014)
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3rd Legislative Day (1/16/2014)
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4th Legislative Day (1/17/2014)
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5th Legislative Day (1/21/2014)
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HB 1026 - provide for the transfer of the state's interests in the Webster National Guard armory and underlying land to the city of Webster.
Starts at 11:21

HB 1027 - provide for the transfer of the state's interests in the Watertown National Guard armory to the city of Watertown.
Starts at 15:59

HB 1016 - repeal certain outdated or unnecessary statutes and administrative rules pertaining to the Department of Public Safety.
Starts at 7:42

6th Legislative Day (1/22/2014)
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HB 1051 - revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of captive insurance companies.
Starts at 18:19

HB 1024 - place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 21:58

HB 1037 - authorize the Transportation Commission to establish limited speed zones on nonstate trunk highways under the jurisdiction of the Department of Transportation.
Starts at 26:22

7th Legislative Day (1/23/2014)
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HB 1054 - establish consumer protection standards regarding certain insurance claim practices and to provide for certain penalties.
Starts at 10:10

HB 1025 - revise certain statutes and administrative rules regarding licensure of nursing facility administrators and to increase certain fees.
Starts at 27:38

HB 1042 - revise the penalty for late payment of the additional original registration tax on aircraft.
Starts at 40:05

HB 1021 - provide for judicial review of Board of Regents decisions involving student discipline and residency classification.
Starts at 44:08

HB 1045 - revise unemployment insurance contribution rates.
Starts at 48:17

8th Legislative Day (1/24/2014)
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9th Legislative Day (1/28/2014)
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HB 1022 - authorize the Board of Regents to purchase improved property in Spearfish and to make an appropriation therefor.
Starts at 1:03:03

HB 1036 - revise certain provisions regarding the billboard permitting process.
Starts at 1:05:48

HB 1046 - revise certain provisions regarding licenses issued by the State Plumbing Commission and the fees that may be set by the commission.
Starts at 36:51

HB 1013 - authorize the South Dakota Building Authority to finance the construction of improvements in the state park system for the Department of Game, Fish and Parks and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 40:49

HB 1057 - repeal certain provisions imposing the inheritance tax and the estate tax.
Starts at 46:45

HB 1070 - sunset certain tax refund claims for an economic development incentive program that has been previously terminated and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 50:56

HB 1049 - establish and revise certain provisions regarding the South Dakota Athletic Commission.
Starts at 55:12

10th Legislative Day (1/29/2014)
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HB 1029 - revise certain requirements regarding the Richard Hagen-Minerva Harvey memorial scholarship program.
Starts at 1:17:46

HB 1031 - revise certain provisions related to the definition of and the diagnosing of autism and to revise the definition of a level five disability for purposes of state aid for special education funding.
Starts at 1:20:34

HB 1048 - repeal certain provisions regarding property and casualty insurance.
Starts at 1:23:40

HB 1039 - revise certain reversion provisions relating to the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2013.
Starts at 1:26:45

HB 1041 - make an appropriation for the railroad trust fund and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 1:35:33

HB 1060 - revise certain provisions regarding military speciality plates.
Starts at 1:41:01

HB 1030 - provide for the confidentiality of certain evaluation data.
Starts at 1:55:47

HB 1047 - revise various trust and trust company provisions.
Starts at 2:03:36

HB 1033 - revise certain provisions regarding the open enrollment application review process of siblings of open enrolled students.
Starts at 2:12:25

HB 1053 - revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of insurance rating organizations.
Starts at 2:15:27

HB 1028 - revise the amount counties may be reimbursed for the detainment of parole violators.
Starts at 2:19:15

11th Legislative Day (1/30/2014)
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HJR 1001 - Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article III, section 25 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authorization of roulette, keno, and craps in the City of Deadwood.
Starts at 1:23:15

HB 1077 - enact the Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act.
Starts at 1:32:29

HB 1082 - revise the conditions causing the suspension of a probationer's probationary period.
Starts at 1:39:15

HB 1015 - create an equitable process to handle water right applications submitted for aquifers determined to be fully appropriated by the Water Management Board.
Starts at 35:56

HB 1034 - revise certain provisions relating to dam maintenance and repair funding and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 40:15

HB 1014 - increase the nonrefundable application fee for resident bighorn sheep, mountain goat, and elk licenses.
Starts at 43:28

HB 1079 - authorize certain lighting on vehicles operated by ambulance service personnel.
Starts at 46:55

HB 1066 - revise certain provisions restricting the presence of firearms in certain public buildings.
Starts at 49:27

12th Legislative Day (1/31/2014)
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13th Legislative Day (2/4/2014)
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HB 1087 - change how rural fire protection districts conduct elections.
Starts at 1:00:16

HB 1092 - require that crematories be under the direction of licensed funeral establishments and funeral directors.
Starts at 1:04:26

HB 1069 - revise the maximum redemption fee for property tax deeds.
Starts at 1:07:48

HB 1086 - create a leased residential property classification and to establish the school district general fund levy for the property classification.
Starts at 1:11:28

HB 1074 - revise certain provisions concerning actions prohibited near polling places.
Starts at 1:27:20

HB 1084 - revise certain provisions regarding the list of persons who may be excluded from a licensed gaming establishment and to provide a penalty for a violation of the exclusion.
Starts at 1:32:21

HB 1019 - provide certain provisions regarding the requirements for postsecondary institutions to participate in a multistate state authorization reciprocity agreement for distance education activities.
Starts at 28:03

HB 1081 - revise the computation of the promotional fee on wheat.
Starts at 33:35

HB 1094 - prohibit a person from interfering with a public safety answering point.
Starts at 40:51

HB 1058 - revise certain provisions concerning the application of railroad tax credits.
Starts at 56:15

14th Legislative Day (2/5/2014)
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HB 1108 - repeal certain outdated and obsolete provisions regarding employment strikes and lockouts.
Starts at 1:01:45

HB 1113 - make an appropriation to fund tax refunds for elderly persons and persons with a disability and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 1:1:04

HB 1100 - prohibit the use of certain photo monitoring devices to detect red light violations.
Starts at 1:15:04

HB 1110 - revise certain provisions regarding the definition of a resident for the purposes of hunting, fishing, and trapping licenses.
Starts at 1:26:29

HB 1068 - revise provisions relating to the use of dogs in hunting mountain lions.
Starts at 21:52

HB 1119 - revise certain provisions relating to preliminary hearings for persons charged with class 1 misdemeanors.
Starts at 28:10

HB 1099 - revise the membership of the State Investment Council.
Starts at 31:42

HJR 1002 - Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article III, section 6 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to legislative term limits.
Starts at 35:50

15th Legislative Day (2/6/2014)
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HB 1159 - revise the documentation requirements for designation as a veteran on driver licenses, permits, and nondriver identification cards.
Starts at 1:12:39

HB 1091 - allow municipalities and counties to adopt a property maintenance code.
Starts at 1:16:22

HB 1078 - revise the eligibility requirements for the South Dakota opportunity scholarship to include certain students who reside in bordering states.
Starts at 1:19:34

HB 1089 - allow certain school districts that receive state aid to education to receive funding for certain students with limited English proficiency.
Starts at 1:25:09

HB 1093 - prohibit public schools from starting a school term before the last Monday in August.
Starts at 1:30:03

HB 1123 - allow alcoholic beverages to be sold, served, and consumed in certain on-sale licensees during an extended period of time if specific conditions are met.
Starts at 1:56:44

HB 1104 - allow local governing bodies to require the payment for certain goods and services by electronic transaction.
Starts at 15:08

HB 1185 - revise certain provisions relating to nonresident waterfowl licenses.
Starts at 20:32

16th Legislative Day (2/7/2014)
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17th Legislative Day (2/10/2014)
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HB 1130 - authorize the use of crossbows for hunting big game animals during the firearm season.
Starts at 1:15:49

HB 1133 - repeal or revise certain provisions concerning townships.
Starts at 1:19:16

HB 1232 - clarify certain provisions relating to the issuance of permits for outdoor advertising signs, displays, or devices.
Starts at 1:22:35

HB 1158 - provide medical care for certain unborn children.
Starts at 1:38:27

HB 1083 - restrict the term of conservation easements.
Starts at 2:27:43

HB 1071 - change the procedure for a minor boundary change.
Starts at 24:07

HB 1143 - repeal certain provisions regarding unemployment insurance benefit eligibility of workers attending approved training.
Starts at 46:13

HB 1180 - provide that no entity that places children for adoption or performs abortions may be registered as a pregnancy help center.
Starts at 53:00

18th Legislative Day (2/11/2014)
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HB 1201 - revise the bank franchise tax apportionment of income provisions.
Starts at 1:10:59

HB 1154 - authorize the commissioner of school and public lands to grant certain surface and subsurface easements to provide access to oil, gas, minerals, and geothermal resources.
Starts at 1:16:55

HB 1200 - revise certain bank franchise tax provisions regarding net income and net operating losses.
Starts at 1:24:29

HB 1168 - provide for additional safety measures on amusement rides and to provide a penalty for failure to properly insure an amusement ride or device.
Starts at 1:29:19

HB 1212 - provide for fair and open competition in certain governmental contracts, to prohibit the inclusion of certain terms in governmental contracts and documents, and to establish a procedure to grant certain exemptions after notice and a public hearing.
Starts at 1:45:48

SB 34 - revise certain provisions concerning applications for absentee ballot and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 1:55:53

HB 1136 - limit the authority of delegates to a limited Article V convention to vote for unauthorized amendments contrary to legislative instructions and to provide a civil fine for the violation thereof.
Starts at 19:36

SB 35 - revise the conditions for which certain elections may be delayed for an emergency situation and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 2:06:03

HJR 1004 - Making formal application to Congress to call an Article V convention of the states for the sole purpose of proposing a federal balanced budget amendment.
Starts at 30:52

19th Legislative Day (2/12/2014)
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HB 1198 - revise certain provisions regarding the administration of medical treatment for individuals with mental illness.
Starts at 1:31:44

HB 1135 - revise certain exceptions to special assessments levied upon real property.
Starts at 1:35:52

HB 1192 - designate the Black Hills Mining Museum in Lead as the official mining museum of South Dakota.
Starts at 1:38:50

HB 1218 - authorize school districts to use certain tax levies for pension and health insurance purposes.
Starts at 1:43:33

HB 1228 - repeal the prohibition against carrying permitted concealed weapons in the state capitol.
Starts at 2:08:38

HB 1169 - protect certain homestead exemption interests during sale of homestead or separation of owners.
Starts at 41:44

HB 1163 - authorize farm mutual insurers to invest funds in certain stocks and market funds.
Starts at 47:40

HB 1177 - prohibit certain use of handheld electronic wireless communication devices while driving and to provide a penalty therefor.
Starts at 51:24

20th Legislative Day (2/13/2014)
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21st Legislative Day (2/18/2014)
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HB 1140 - permit townships to levy a capital improvement property tax for secondary roads, bridges, and culverts.
Starts at 1:13:46

HB 1213 - analyze and promote economic development for South Dakota's Native American population and to establish a task force.
Starts at 1:24:29

HB 1221 - exempt certain amateur sports coaches from sales and use tax.
Starts at 1:47:35

HB 1132 - make a minor's school calendar the reference point from which to permit employment that would not interfere with the minor's education.
Starts at 1:52:45

HB 1181 - allow for the requirement of a certification of health from an employee of a school.
Starts at 1:56:59

HB 1246 - increase the maximum bet limit and to eliminate the award limit on video lottery games.
Starts at 2:00:41

HB 1157 - provide for the retrospective payment of clean claims for covered services provided by a health care professional during the credentialing period.
Starts at 41:06

HB 1097 - revise the criteria for classifying property as agricultural land.
Starts at 44:15

22nd Legislative Day (2/19/2014)
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HB 1173 - provide authority to establish special purpose districts for county roads.
Starts at 1:12:17

HB 1097 - revise the criteria for classifying property as agricultural land.
Starts at 1:27:12

HB 1162 - prohibit the practice of sex-selective abortions, to establish certain procedures to better ensure that sex-selective abortions are not practiced in South Dakota, and to provide penalties therefor.
Starts at 17:25

HB 1127 - provide an exemption for alimony payments in debtor filings.
Starts at 41:59

HB 1206 - authorize the payment of lease rental obligations to the South Dakota Building Authority by the Bureau of Finance and Management, to make an appropriation therefore, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 46:22

23rd Legislative Day (2/20/2014)
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HB 1043 - revise and repeal certain provisions regarding the regulation of aeronautics.
Starts at 1:09:56

HB 1150 - require that the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States be recited at the start of each school day in every public school classroom.
Starts at 1:16:08

HB 1229 - provide for the reporting of certain person's names to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System.
Starts at 1:31:06

HB 1122 - define the limitations of interstate compacts relating to the collection of civil fines.
Starts at 34:56

HB 1171 - revise provisions relating to trespass associated with hunting, fishing, or trapping.
Starts at 38:50

HB 1121 - include certain actions in liens on property sold for tax deed.
Starts at 40:48

HB 1204 - include certain funds in a school district's local effort for purposes of the state aid to general education formula.
Starts at 43:02

24th Legislative Day (2/21/2014)
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25th Legislative Day (2/24/2014)
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HB 1129 - prohibit the use of certain explosive targets in the Black Hills Forest Fire Protection District.
Starts at 1:06:35

HB 1085 - revise certain property tax levies for the general fund of school districts.
Starts at 1:14:15

HB 1244 - assist certain qualified employees with health insurance and to make an appropriation therefor.
Starts at 1:16:43

HB 1257 - clarify certain autism spectrum disorders insurance coverage.
Starts at 2:13:50

HB 1096 - revise certain provisions regarding the challenging of certain election petitions.
Starts at 2:34:22

HB 1164 - revise certain provisions regarding school board opening day decision petitions.
Starts at 2:42:42

HB 1111 - revise certain provisions related to the design, construction, and equipping of a veterans home near Hot Springs, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 24:37

HB 1134 - clarify certain municipal powers.
Starts at 34:27

HB 1142 - enhance the support for public postsecondary technical institutes, to transfer certain funds, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 39:34

HB 1166 - revise the telecommunications services program to include current and developing technology.
Starts at 58:43

26th Legislative Day (2/25/2014)
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HB 1215 - provide for the issuance of free fishing licenses to residents aged eighty-five and older.
Starts at 1:08:48

HB 1208 - restrict certain activities on waters that inundate private property.
Starts at 1:24:18

HB 1040 - revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2014.
Starts at 1:30:57

HB 1112 - appropriate general funds and higher education facility funds to replace a portion of the other funds appropriated for the construction of swine teaching and research facilities at South Dakota State University and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 1:42:38

HB 1175 - authorize the Board of Regents to expand university facilities at the University of South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 1:48:00

HB 1145 - accommodate legislation on medical services.
Starts at 2:20:39

HB 1146 - accommodate legislation relating to education in South Dakota.
Starts at 2:24:32

HB 1236 - establish the school innovation and emergency fund.
Starts at 2:27:23

HB 1215 - provide for the issuance of free fishing licenses to residents aged eighty-five and older.
Starts at 2:29:35

HB 1175 - authorize the Board of Regents to expand university facilities at the University of South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 2:29:37

HB 1165 - adopt the Uniform Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act.
Starts at 2:32:40

HB 1194 - establish certain requirements relating to the crossings of railroad rights-of-way by utilities.
Starts at 51:25

HB 1038 - authorize the Department of Public Safety to build a highway patrol office and motorcycle training facility in Rapid City, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 55:48

HB 1203 - improve the financial practices of the State of South Dakota.
Starts at 59:35

27th Legislative Day (2/26/2014)
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SB 12 - update references to certain federal motor carrier regulations.
Starts at 1:06:50

SB 64 - require a waiting period prior to the adoption of new uniform content standards and to provide for an opportunity for public comment for all new content standards.
Starts at 1:09:46

SB 55 - repeal the contractor's excise tax on certain new or expanded power production facilities.
Starts at 1:15:55

SB 14 - revise certain provisions pertaining to the Board of Examiners of Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists.
Starts at 1:19:21

SB 89 - repeal certain outdated and obsolete provisions regarding the medical department of the National Guard.
Starts at 1:22:22

SB 93 - define liquid natural gas, to revise certain provisions regarding the collection of the motor fuel tax, and to apply motor fuel tax to all fuels used to propel a motor vehicle.
Starts at 1:25:31

SB 103 - establish certain civil penalties for tampering or removing any highway marker, sign, or control device and to distribute the revenue from such civil penalties.
Starts at 1:37:10

SB 29 - revise certain provisions in statute and administrative rules regarding the regulation of campgrounds and the license fee for campgrounds and to repeal administrative rules regulating primitive campgrounds, full-service campgrounds, limited service campgrounds, and temporary campgrounds.
Starts at 1:42:42

SB 54 - revise the definition of a boat dealer, used vehicle dealer, and dealer of mobile homes or manufactured homes, and to revise certain penalties for selling motor vehicles, snowmobiles, mobile homes, manufactured homes, or boats without a license.
Starts at 1:50:24

SB 59 - increase the penalty for the trafficking of vehicle license plates and decals, to prohibit and provide a penalty for the unauthorized transfer of a vehicle license plate or decal, and to impose a penalty for altering or forging certain vehicle registration cards.
Starts at 1:53:32

SB 91 - revise certain licensure definitions and provide certain regulatory powers to municipalities.
Starts at 1:56:07

SB 100 - provide for the filling of a vacancy if no person is elected to succeed an elected official in municipalities.
Starts at 2:17

28th Legislative Day (2/27/2014)
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29th Legislative Day (3/3/2014)
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SB 98 - allow certain municipalities to charge a higher occupational tax.
Starts at 1:01:15

SB 51 - revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of tobacco.
Starts at 1:25:52

SB 45 - revise the Real Estate Commission's grounds for disciplinary actions on home inspectors.
Starts at 1:31:45

SB 47 - establish new criteria for the certification, licensure, and registration of real estate appraisers.
Starts at 1:34:16

SB 48 - require appraisal management companies to maintain a surety bond or irrevocable letter of credit.
Starts at 1:37:36

SB 4 - ensure notice to the respondent and opportunity for the respondent to be heard prior to enforcement of certain foreign domestic protection orders.
Starts at 1:40:42

SB 76 - revise certain provisions relating to the killing of mountain lions that threaten personal safety or property.
Starts at 1:42:45

SB 154 - establish the Jolene's Law Task Force to study the impact of sexual abuse of children in this state and to make recommendations to the Legislature on policies to effectively address the issue.
Starts at 1:59:02

SB 74 - provide for the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor.
Starts at 16:20

SB 152 - make an appropriation to provide full funding of the cement plant retirement plan, to consolidate the cement plant retirement plan with the South Dakota Retirement System, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 2:05:59

SB 42 - authorize certain former state cement plant employees and surviving spouses to elect a lump sum trustee-to-trustee payment in lieu of monthly benefit payments.
Starts at 2:12:07

SB 43 - revise the calculation of disability benefits and certain benefits payable upon death of members of the South Dakota Retirement System.
Starts at 2:17:37

SB 150 - allow use of supraglottic airway devices by emergency medical technicians, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 2:22:09

SB 19 - increase expenditure authority to accommodate donations to projects at Black Hills State University and Northern State University, to authorize the acquisition and renovation of improved real property for a project at Dakota State University, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 23:24

SB 63 - protect the privacy of the records of individual students.
Starts at 33:03

SB 49 - revise certain provisions regarding private placement policies.
Starts at 33:08

SB 182 - revise certain provisions relating to dual education credit.
Starts at 55:45

30th Legislative Day (3/4/2014)
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SB 9 - revise provisions related to the Interim Appropriations Committee.
Starts at 1:10:00

SB 124 - revise certain reimbursement provisions relating to legislators-elect and newly appointed legislators.
Starts at 1:12:45

SJR 1 - Making formal application to Congress to lawfully recognize the ratification of the 26th amendment of the United States Constitution, which ensures the right to vote to all citizens over the age of eighteen.
Starts at 1:15:35

SB 27 - make an appropriation from the coordinated natural resources conservation fund to the State Conservation Commission and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 17:19

SB 31 - make an appropriation to reimburse certain family physicians who have complied with the requirements of the recruitment assistance program and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 22:30

SB 32 - revise previous appropriations for National Guard armory construction, to make an appropriation for a land purchase adjacent to the Watertown armory, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 25:08

SB 75 - prohibit local governments from enacting, maintaining, or enforcing regulations on certain dog breeds.
Starts at 28:55

31st Legislative Day (3/5/2014)
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SB 163 - prohibit a social host from permitting the underage consumption of alcoholic beverages on the social host's premises and to provide penalties therefor.
Starts at 1:19:32

SB 22 - authorize the issuance of citations for certain livestock inspection violations.
Starts at 1:36:25

SB 104 - authorize the use of night vision equipment for hunting under certain conditions.
Starts at 1:40:30

SB 122 - provide for certain insurance coverage for the treatment of hearing impairments for persons under the age of nineteen.
Starts at 2:01:39

SB 183 - revise the trust fund requirements for perpetual cemeteries, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 2:11:14

SB 87 - make appropriations from the water and environment fund, the water pollution control revolving fund subfund, and the drinking water revolving fund subfund for various water and environmental purposes, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 23:34

SB 2 - provide for the delayed arrest, under certain circumstances, in regard to certain outstanding warrants for victims of domestic abuse with minor children.
Starts at 26:37

SB 3 - provide for continuity in the judicial review of certain lawsuits, complaints, and petitions between parties to a petition for certain protection orders.
Starts at 29:44

SB 7 - modify the persons eligible for protection from domestic abuse and to revise certain terminology.
Starts at 32:17

32nd Legislative Day (3/6/2014)
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33rd Legislative Day (3/10/2014)
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SB 1 - provide for the selection of the chair and vice chair of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council, to revise the membership of the Executive Board, to provide for the term of each constituted Executive Board, to provide for the year-round governance of the Legislative Research Council by the Executive Board, and to provide for continuity of board membership.
Starts at 1:02:58

SB 23 - revise certain provisions relating to deceptive trade practices, including unordered property or services, lodging reservation and cancellation, violation penalties, attorney's fees, entry rights for landlords and tenants, debit card theft, and organized retail crime.
Starts at 1:35:39

SB 181 - define vapor products as tobacco products for the purpose of regulating the use of the products by minors and to place certain restrictions on the sale of vapor products.
Starts at 1:41:55

SB 13 - make use of hand-held mobile telephones while driving a commercial motor vehicle a serious traffic violation and to update certain references to federal regulations regarding the issuance of commercial driver licenses.
Starts at 1:50:59

SB 176 - revise the ability of the secretary of the Department of Revenue to reduce or abate taxes.
Starts at 1:54:33

SB 25 - establish the procedure to forfeit personal property in child pornography, human trafficking, child solicitation or exploitation cases, and to direct money from the forfeitures.
Starts at 11:39:30

SB 85 - revise certain provisions regarding confidential criminal justice information.
Starts at 2:01:53

SB 17 - authorize the Board of Regents to purchase improved real property in the city of Brookings and to make an appropriation therefor.
Starts at 2:05:00

SB 16 - authorize the Board of Regents to purchase improved real property in Brookings County and to make an appropriation therefor.
Starts at 2:08:12

SB 118 - revise certain criminal penalties for intentional damage to private property.
Starts at 24:00

SB 180 - authorize the increase in the number of video lottery machines that may be placed in a licensed establishment under certain conditions.
Starts at 27:48

34th Legislative Day (3/11/2014)
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SB 46 - revise certain provisions regarding animal welfare and to provide a felony penalty for cruelty to animals.
Starts at 1:07:31

SB 20 - authorize the Board of Regents to demolish buildings on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor.
Starts at 1:43:50

SB 44 - create a provider revolving loan fund for skilled nursing facilities in the Department of Social Services, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 1:56:15

SB 172 - revise certain provisions relating to services performed by dental hygienists.
Starts at 13:29

SB 157 - make an appropriation to the building South Dakota fund and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 2:01:40

SB 158 - revise certain funding provisions of the building South Dakota fund.
Starts at 2:08:36

SB 143 - provide for a civil remedy for a bad faith assertion of patent infringement.
Starts at 2:14:34

SB 37 - revise the state aid to general education formula.
Starts at 2:24:07

SB 38 - revise the state aid to special education formula.
Starts at 2:26:21

SB 18 - authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of a greenhouse on the campus of Northern State University and to make an appropriation therefor.
Starts at 2:28:27

SB 106 - identify criteria to deny a minor boundary change.
Starts at 21:20

SB 108 - require a study of services and insurance coverage for the treatment of autism spectrum disorder for children.
Starts at 25:26

SB 53 - make appropriations to fund certain programs and projects that provide economic benefits to South Dakotans and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 3:18:03

SB 28 - make an appropriation for certain costs related to mountain pine beetle suppression and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 3:38:05

SB 94 - appropriate money in order to fund the fiscal year 2014 health insurance shortfall for Board of Regents employees compensated from tuition, fees, and other funds, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 3:42:54

SB 15 - authorize the South Dakota Building Authority and the Board of Regents to finance, design, construct, furnish, and equip a football stadium facility at South Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 3:45:20

SB 53 - make appropriations to fund certain programs and projects that provide economic benefits to South Dakotans and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 3:53:37

SB 168 - authorize criminal background checks for certain officers and employees of the Governor's Office of Economic Development.
Starts at 30:55

SB 65 - revise and clarify voter eligibility for road district elections.
Starts at 35:34

SB 137 - make an appropriation to rehabilitate certain state-owned rail lines and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 4:14:41

SB 107 - accommodate legislation on the state aid to education formula and to make an appropriation therefor.
Starts at 4:19:02

SB 141 - make an appropriation to fund certain scholarship programs and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 4:20:44

SB 177 - make an appropriation to provide contingency funds to be made available for unanticipated costs related to medical services and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 4:22:28

SB 90 - revise certain provisions related to the High School Activities Association.
Starts at 42:15

SB 113 - revise the minimum suspension requirements for students participating in extracurricular activities.
Starts at 57:24

35th Legislative Day (3/12/2014)
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HB 1175 - authorize the Board of Regents to expand university facilities at the University of South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 1:00:22

HB 1112 - appropriate general funds and higher education facility funds to replace a portion of the other funds appropriated for the construction of swine teaching and research facilities at South Dakota State University and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 1:17:22

HB 1040 - revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2014.
Starts at 1:19:41

HB 1213 - analyze and promote economic development for South Dakota's Native American population and to establish a task force.
Starts at 1:25:21

HB 1177 - prohibit certain use of handheld electronic wireless communication devices while driving and to provide a penalty therefor.
Starts at 1:27:02

HB 1249 - revise the required hours in a school term for certain grade levels.
Starts at 10:48

HB 1206 - authorize the payment of lease rental obligations to the South Dakota Building Authority by the Bureau of Finance and Management, to make an appropriation therefore, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 13:33

HB 1203 - improve the financial practices of the State of South Dakota.
Starts at 15:17

HB 1194 - establish certain requirements relating to the crossings of railroad rights-of-way by utilities.
Starts at 34:35

HB 1122 - define the limitations of interstate compacts relating to the collection of civil fines.
Starts at 39:08

HB 1111 - revise certain provisions related to the design, construction, and equipping of a veterans home near Hot Springs, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 42:18

HB 1041 - make an appropriation for the railroad trust fund and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 44:16

HB 1142 - enhance the support for public postsecondary technical institutes, to transfer certain funds, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 59:00

HB 1164 - revise certain provisions regarding school board opening day decision petitions.
Starts at 7:45

36th Legislative Day (3/13/2014)
Complete Meeting
SB 158 - revise certain funding provisions of the building South Dakota fund.
Starts at 1:02:20

SB 1 - provide for the selection of the chair and vice chair of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council, to revise the membership of the Executive Board, to provide for the term of each constituted Executive Board, to provide for the year-round governance of the Legislative Research Council by the Executive Board, and to provide for continuity of board membership.
Starts at 1:39:47

HB 1206 - authorize the payment of lease rental obligations to the South Dakota Building Authority by the Bureau of Finance and Management, to make an appropriation therefore, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 13:54

SB 177 - make an appropriation to provide contingency funds to be made available for unanticipated costs related to medical services and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 17:46

SB 65 - revise and clarify voter eligibility for road district elections.
Starts at 26:00

HB 1111 - revise certain provisions related to the design, construction, and equipping of a veterans home near Hot Springs, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 29:09

HB 1142 - enhance the support for public postsecondary technical institutes, to transfer certain funds, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency.
Starts at 31:38

HB 1213 - analyze and promote economic development for South Dakota's Native American population and to establish a task force.
Starts at 35:10

HB 1177 - prohibit certain use of handheld electronic wireless communication devices while driving and to provide a penalty therefor.
Starts at 39:25

HCR 1028 - Urging Congress to repeal and defund the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Starts at 6:14

SB 108 - require a study of services and insurance coverage for the treatment of autism spectrum disorder for children.
Starts at 9:26

37th Legislative Day (3/14/2014)
Complete Meeting
SB 187 - appropriate money for the ordinary expenses of the legislative, judicial, and executive departments of the state, the expenses of state institutions, interest on the public debt, and for common schools.
Starts at 47:08

38th Legislative Day (3/31/2014)
Complete Meeting



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