2015 Bills Signed By Governor

House Bill

HB 1001establish a wine direct shipment license and wine carrier license to enable the direct shipments of certain wine in South Dakota. 
HB 1004authorize the direct sale of distilled spirits from artisan distillers to retailers and wholesalers. 
HB 1005repeal the foundation program fund and references thereto. 
HB 1006allow bullheads to be used as bait. 
HB 1007revise and update certain provisions relating to the South Dakota Retirement System. 
HB 1008provide for a consistent refund methodology for members of the South Dakota Retirement System and their beneficiaries. 
HB 1009limit the recovery of certain overpayments made by the South Dakota Retirement System. 
HB 1010revise certain provisions relating to disability and surviving spouse benefits for members of the South Dakota Retirement System. 
HB 1011provide for automatic increases in the accounts of automatically-enrolled participants of the deferred compensation plan of the South Dakota Retirement System. 
HB 1012revise certain provisions regarding child welfare agencies. 
HB 1013revise certain provisions related to social work licensure. 
HB 1014repeal certain obsolete and unnecessary statutes relating to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. 
HB 1015repeal certain provisions regarding the South Dakota Risk Pool. 
HB 1016revise certain provisions regarding references for auditing standards used by the Department of Revenue. 
HB 1017repeal certain outdated and unnecessary provisions related to the Department of Revenue. 
HB 1018revise the sales and use tax exemptions for farm machinery. 
HB 1019revise certain provisions regarding exemptions from sales and use taxation of farm machinery, attachment units, and irrigation equipment used exclusively for agricultural purposes. 
HB 1021repeal the authorization for the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology research center project and to authorize the South Dakota Building Authority to issue bonds to finance a portion of the maintenance and repair of the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology chemistry/chemical engineering renovation project. 
HB 1022authorize the Board of Regents to purchase improved property in Spearfish and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1024repeal certain outdated and unnecessary statutes related to the Department of Labor and Regulation. 
HB 1025revise certain provisions regarding banks and banking. 
HB 1026revise certain provisions related to the Department of Labor and Regulation. 
HB 1027revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of certain money lending activities. 
HB 1028revise certain provisions regarding money transmitters and money transmissions. 
HB 1029revise certain requirements regarding high performance building design and construction standards for newly constructed or renovated state-owned buildings. 
HB 1030provide certain restrictions regarding the passing of a bicycle. 
HB 1031repeal certain provisions regarding former state-owned rail lines. 
HB 1033repeal the South Dakota Energy Infrastructure Authority. 
HB 1034repeal certain outdated and unnecessary statutes related to the Wind Energy Competitive Advisory Task Force. 
HB 1035revise certain provisions regarding military specialty plates. 
HB 1036codify legislation enacted in 2014. 
HB 1037revise certain provisions related to the regulation of public utilities. 
HB 1038revise certain provisions related to the siting of energy facilities. 
HB 1039revise certain provisions related to the regulation of grain buyers and grain warehouses. 
HB 1040revise the statute of frauds within the uniform commercial code with respect to the sale of pulse crops. 
HB 1041increase certain driver and commercial driver licensing application fees and to dedicate certain revenue for the purpose of operating the driver license program. 
HB 1042authorize the Department of Public Safety to construct offices in Butte County and Roberts County, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1043repeal certain outdated and obsolete provisions regarding the Department of Education. 
HB 1044revise certain provisions regarding educational personnel certification and discipline. 
HB 1045revise certain provisions regarding licensure of dentists and dental hygienists and registration of dental auxiliaries. 
HB 1046revise certain provisions regarding zero based budgets, budgeting procedures, and the coordination of federally aided programs. 
HB 1047revise certain reversion provisions relating to the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2013. 
HB 1048revise certain provisions regarding state hosting and employee reimbursement policies. 
HB 1049repeal certain provisions regarding reversions of appropriations for a repealed tax refund program. 
HB 1050repeal certain funds, to make revisions to receipts dedicated to the property tax reduction fund, and to create the general revenue replacement fund. 
HB 1051revise various trust and trust company provisions. 
HB 1052revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of insurance holding companies. 
HB 1053repeal and revise certain outdated provisions related to the Department of Game, Fish and Parks. 
HB 1054revise certain record keeping and inspection requirements for fur dealers. 
HB 1055repeal certain outdated and unnecessary statutes and administrative rules related to the Department of Agriculture. 
HB 1056revise certain provisions regarding the Department of Agriculture. 
HB 1057make an appropriation to reimburse certain eligible health care professionals who have complied with the requirements of the rural health care facility recruitment assistance program and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1058revise certain provisions regarding contagious disease control quarantine measures. 
HB 1059allow authorized entities to access immunization information in certain circumstances. 
HB 1060make an appropriation to reimburse certain family physicians, dentists, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners who have complied with the requirements of the recruitment assistance program and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1061repeal an outdated and obsolete provision related to transferring cases from inferior courts to circuit courts. 
HB 1062revise certain provisions relating to jury selection. 
HB 1063revise the notice provisions for the name change of a minor child. 
HB 1064prohibit unlawful self-dealing by state officers and employees. 
HB 1065revise certain provisions related to voting trusts and agreements. 
HB 1066clarify that the required notice requirements related to continuing contracts do not apply to employees of postsecondary technical institutes. 
HB 1068revise when a court can grant a cross credit on child support. 
HB 1069limit 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. 
HB 1071revise the number of signatures required for a nominating petition for sanitary district trustees. 
HB 1072provide that certain information regarding postsecondary technical institutes be given to parents and guardians of students in middle schools and high schools. 
HB 1073require a sex offender to report a change in vehicle status to law enforcement. 
HB 1076permit the submission of a title insurance policy in lieu of an abstract in certain instances. 
HB 1079revise the deadline for the Department of Health's annual report regarding abortions. 
HB 1080authorize the use of investigational treatments for patients under certain conditions and to restrict certain causes of action arising from investigational treatment. 
HB 1081repeal certain provisions regarding county officials and the board of county commissioners. 
HB 1082allow a law enforcement officer to issue a citation without a notary. 
HB 1084expand collateral eligible to be pledged as security for public deposits. 
HB 1085revise certain provisions regarding the requirement for performance securities. 
HB 1088permit procurement of certain disability insurance from a non-admitted insurer. 
HB 1089ban the practice of female genital mutilation in the state, to provide a penalty therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1090prohibit a person from serving as a member of a consumers power district board of directors in certain cases. 
HB 1091require that the minutes of meetings of any state board or commission include a record of how each individual member voted on certain motions. 
HB 1097provide for a reduced minimum fall enrollment for certain school districts. 
HB 1098authorize extended terms of lease for airport facilities. 
HB 1099revise certain provisions related to transferable interests in limited liability partnerships. 
HB 1100clarify how a vacancy on a school board is filled. 
HB 1101ensure local control over curriculum and methods of instruction. 
HB 1102revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of licensing massage therapists. 
HB 1104revise certain provisions regarding the notification procedure for payment of delinquent special assessments. 
HB 1105provide for an affidavit creating a rebuttable presumption that a person is not an employee for purposes of workers' compensation and to provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1106establish the rights of municipal, county, or township officers in certain decision-making processes. 
HB 1107revise the definition of certain alcoholic beverages that are classified as cider. 
HB 1110increase the number of judges in the Second and Seventh Judicial Circuits. 
HB 1111increase the costs and expenses considered reasonable for the collection of certain dishonored checks. 
HB 1113repeal and revise certain motor vehicle and boat damage and salvage disclosure requirements. 
HB 1117provide for the approval of postsecondary courses for certain nonpublic school students and students receiving alternative instruction. 
HB 1118provide for oversight of postsecondary technical institutes. 
HB 1119revise certain adoption proceedings regarding the adult adoption of biological children. 
HB 1120revise the provisions related to phase in rate plans for plant additions. 
HB 1121authorize township boards to establish speed zones on township roads. 
HB 1122authorize township boards to designate certain roads as no maintenance roads. 
HB 1124authorize motor vehicles to exceed the posted speed limit under certain conditions. 
HB 1125revise certain provisions regarding the notice for meeting of public bodies. 
HB 1128protect certain homestead exemption interests during sale of homestead or separation of owners. 
HB 1130prohibit an abortion provider from accepting payment for an abortion prior to the end of the required informed consent period. 
HB 1132revise certain provisions regarding the titling of motor vehicles, boats, mobile homes, and manufactured homes and the issuance of temporary permits by licensed dealers. 
HB 1134revise certain provisions concerning the expungement of arrest records. 
HB 1135expand certain bonding provisions regarding local government officials and employees. 
HB 1136revise certain provisions concerning the administration of unlocatable mineral, leasehold, or royalty interests. 
HB 1137exclude the passing time between classes in the number of hours required in the school term for secondary students. 
HB 1139revise certain procedures for competitive sealed bids by public purchasing agencies. 
HB 1140increase the crimes and lookback period to enhance the penalty for violating a protection order. 
HB 1142revise certain provisions pertaining to the age requirements for sex offender registry registration. 
HB 1143increase the criminal violations that are subject to protection orders. 
HB 1144repeal and revise certain unnecessary and outdated provisions related to state affairs and government. 
HB 1145revise certain provisions regarding the payment of salary and compensation to legislators. 
HB 1146limit who may request to see a person's hunting or fishing license. 
HB 1147increase the amounts of the annual awards given to recipients of the South Dakota opportunity scholarship. 
HB 1148require that the annual report of a school district contain certain information regarding school district fund balances. 
HB 1151improve public safety through confidential stress management services for emergency service providers. 
HB 1165revise the composition requirement of the Historic Preservation Commission. 
HB 1173revise certain provisions regarding liability of parties involved in frivolous or malicious civil actions. 
HB 1176authorize a person to be on the general election ballot for president or vice president and another office. 
HB 1177remove certain exceptions to campaign finance report filings. 
HB 1178provide for the creation of an entity for the purpose of insurance contracts in certain instances. 
HB 1179revise the definition of a veteran. 
HB 1180revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of captive insurance companies. 
HB 1185make an appropriation for property and casualty loss coverage, to establish the property and casualty captive insurance company fund for state properties, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1186revise an appropriation made to the Science and Technology Authority. 
HB 1187make an appropriation for liability coverage for the South Dakota Building Authority, South Dakota Health and Educational Facilities Authority, South Dakota Housing Development Authority, South Dakota Ellsworth Development Authority, and South Dakota Educational Enhancement Funding Corporation, to establish the liability captive insurance company fund, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1189make an appropriation to fund tax refunds for elderly persons and persons with a disability and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1190make an appropriation for community-based provider workforce improvement and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1191make an appropriation for the Jobs for America's Graduates program and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1192make an appropriation for the protection and enhancement of wildlife habitat and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1194set a minimum size for a sign about zoning changes or conditional use permits. 
HB 1201revise certain provisions regarding planning and zoning. 
HB 1208appropriate 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. 
HB 1209revise certain provisions relating to changes in terms of credit card agreements. 
HB 1215provide for an optional enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1217revise certain provisions regarding the James River Water Development District. 
HB 1219permit entities to voluntarily disclose ownership on filings with the Office of the Secretary of State and to establish a fee therefor. 
HB 1225prohibit the unauthorized commercial use of a personality's right of publicity and provide a civil remedy therefor. 
HB 1228establish an obligation recovery center. 
HB 1229revise provisions related to the release of medical waste. 
HB 1231authorize the forfeiture of any financial benefit or valuables gained from pimping. 
HB 1235update the valuation manual related to the valuation of assets, liabilities, and reserves. 
HB 1236revise certain provisions regarding commissions received by insurance producers. 


Senate Bill

SB 1revise certain taxes and fees to fund improvements to public roads and bridges in South Dakota, to increase the maximum speed limit on interstate highways, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 2provide for the establishment of river basin natural resource districts. 
SB 3provide for mediation of certain drainage disputes. 
SB 5revise certain provisions concerning the assessment and taxation of real property. 
SB 8exempt certain transactions entered into by the State Investment Council and Division of Investment from certain procurement requirements. 
SB 9revise certain provisions regarding the transfer of funds administered by the state investment officer. 
SB 10revise certain provisions concerning the classes of investments used for state funds. 
SB 12allow the spouse of an active duty military person to qualify as a resident for a temporary permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
SB 13require certain persons convicted for human trafficking to register as sex offenders. 
SB 14provide for the possession and administration of opioid antagonists by first responders for the treatment of drug overdoses. 
SB 15allow for discretionary appeals of illegal sentences. 
SB 16revise certain provisions safeguarding law enforcement radio communications. 
SB 17revise the definition of motor vehicles that are subject to the lemon law. 
SB 18establish certain administrative provisions regarding charitable raffles, lotteries, and bingo and to make violations of these provisions subject to the Deceptive Trade Practice and Consumer Protection Act. 
SB 19revise certain provisions regarding references to the Internal Revenue Code. 
SB 20revise the age that a manufactured home or mobile home will be considered real property. 
SB 21revise the income guidelines for the paraplegic property tax relief program. 
SB 22revise the penalty for altering a registration device issued by a dealer. 
SB 23revise certain provisions regarding the ownership and management of the South Dakota Art Museum. 
SB 24authorize the Board of Regents to demolish buildings on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 25authorize the Board of Regents to enter into a lease-purchase agreement to acquire agricultural property in Moody County for the use and benefit of the South Dakota State University Agricultural Experiment Station. 
SB 26authorize the Board of Regents to demolish the veterinary isolation building on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 27authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the replacement of the plant science research support facility on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 28authorize the Board of Regents to sell certain extraneous real property to the City of Brookings, to deposit the proceeds in the school and public lands trust for the benefit of South Dakota State University, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 29establish provisions for auxiliary members to serve on the Board of Pardons and Paroles. 
SB 30revise the review process for rate and policy form filing denials for insurers. 
SB 31revise certain provisions regarding coordination of benefits between health plans. 
SB 32revise certain provisions regarding veteran's preference for all veterans who are United States citizens who seek employment with the state, a county, or a municipality. 
SB 33extend resident tuition eligibility to the spouses and children of active duty military personnel and of qualifying veterans. 
SB 34revise certain provisions concerning the administration of benefits provided to veterans and to declare an emergency. 
SB 35repeal certain outdated and unnecessary statutes and rules related to the Department of Veterans Affairs. 
SB 36repeal certain outdated and unnecessary statutes and to update certain references related to the Department of Tourism. 
SB 37adopt the 2008 Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, to repeal the 1996 Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, and to revise certain provisions relating thereto. 
SB 38revise certain provisions concerning the state communications system and the South Dakota law enforcement telecommunications system. 
SB 39make an appropriation for costs related to disasters in the state and to declare an emergency. 
SB 40revise certain provisions regarding the federal motor carrier regulations. 
SB 41revise certain provisions pertaining to commercial driver licensing. 
SB 43revise certain provisions regarding lease purchase agreement payments and to ratify certain lease purchase agreements with the Health and Educational Facilities Authority. 
SB 45revise certain provisions relating to the sale of unpasteurized raw milk. 
SB 46make an appropriation of other fund expenditure authority to the Department of Agriculture for the construction of the Nordby Exhibit Hall at the South Dakota State Fair and to declare an emergency. 
SB 47make an appropriation from the coordinated natural resources conservation fund to the State Conservation Commission and to declare an emergency. 
SB 48revise certain provisions pertaining to the operation of personal watercraft. 
SB 49authorize the Department of Game, Fish and Parks to sell a portion of railway right-of-way to the City of Deadwood. 
SB 50authorize the South Dakota Building Authority to provide for the construction, reconstruction, renovation, and modernization of state park facilities and infrastructure at Custer State Park for the Department of Game, Fish and Parks, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 51repeal the contingency funds available for unanticipated costs related to medical services and to declare an emergency. 
SB 52repeal certain provisions regarding investment income that is transferred to the general fund and to declare an emergency. 
SB 53revise certain provisions regarding the state aid to general education formula and to revise the property tax levies for the general fund of school districts. 
SB 54revise certain provisions regarding the state aid to special education formula and to revise the property tax levies for special education. 
SB 55revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2015. 
SB 56provide direction regarding the calculation of adjusted gross proceeds for the purpose of calculating the gaming tax. 
SB 57authorize and regulate the playing of craps, roulette, and keno within the city limits of the city of Deadwood. 
SB 58revise certain authority, monetary penalties, and hearing procedures of the South Dakota Commission on Gaming. 
SB 60provide newborn screening of inherited and genetic disorders. 
SB 61place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule and to declare an emergency. 
SB 63adopt the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact. 
SB 64revise certain provisions regarding the registration of business names. 
SB 65revise certain procedures regarding campaign finance disclosure statements. 
SB 66revise certain provisions regarding the county renaming process. 
SB 67revise certain provisions regarding challenges to certain election petition signatures. 
SB 68provide for a random sampling of nominating petition signatures for statewide offices. 
SB 69revise certain provisions regarding elections and election petitions. 
SB 70require that the mandatory reporter who witnessed the disclosure or evidence of child abuse or neglect be available to answer questions when the initial report is made. 
SB 73improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. 
SB 75revise the effective period of the travel permit for certain livestock used for rodeo purposes and to declare an emergency. 
SB 76extend the length of time a local livestock ownership inspection certificate is valid for transportation. 
SB 77allow nursing mothers to breastfeed in certain locations. 
SB 78authorize counties or medical providers to recover inmate healthcare costs from insurers. 
SB 80increase the selling price of a towed vehicle that exempts the seller of the vehicle from certain vehicle dealer licensing requirements. 
SB 81require persons convicted of driving a vehicle while under influence of alcohol, drugs, or intoxicants to pay certain costs to the county. 
SB 82update outdated language related to domestic abuse. 
SB 85repeal certain requirements regarding the handlebar height on motorcycles. 
SB 86place a term limit on the office of poet laureate. 
SB 87revise the circumstances creating a vacancy in municipal office. 
SB 88authorize emergency appointments to the municipal election board. 
SB 90require school districts to provide veterans a preference in employment. 
SB 91make an appropriation to support the South Dakota need-based grant program and to declare an emergency. 
SB 92make an appropriation to support the South Dakota critical teaching needs scholarship program and to declare an emergency. 
SB 93impose a gross receipts tax on the rental of certain motorcycles in lieu of the excise tax on motor vehicles. 
SB 94establish a license fee for electric-powered motorcycles. 
SB 97revise the allowable penalties for a person admitted to drug court. 
SB 98revise the provisions related to the financial accountability system. 
SB 99revise certain provisions regarding the risk pool fund. 
SB 101establish certain provisions regarding cancer treatment medication coverage by insurance companies. 
SB 107increase the period an instructor permit is valid and to revise the requirements to upgrade to an operator's licence or a restricted minor's permit. 
SB 108revise certain provisions relating to aggravated DUI's. 
SB 109establish a grant program for adult community residential services designed to reduce the risk of recidivism, to provide a report to the Legislature, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 110revise the authority granted to the Building Authority and to the Board of Regents to construct an information system building on the campus of Dakota State University in Madison. 
SB 113revise certain provisions regarding the fiscal impact statements prepared for legislation that impacts state prison or county jail populations. 
SB 118provide additional transparency for prescription drug plans. 
SB 119revise certain provisions regarding abandoned mobile and manufactured homes. 
SB 120revise certain provisions regarding special alcoholic beverage licenses issued in conjunction with special events and to declare an emergency. 
SB 124revise the requirements for a petition for a minor boundary change. 
SB 125revise the minimum suspension requirements for students participating in extracurricular activities. 
SB 126revise certain publications date citations for references to the International Building Code and International Property Maintenance Code. 
SB 128revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. 
SB 131establish certain provisions regarding stray electrical current and voltage remediation. 
SB 132allow school districts to recruit teachers by providing certain financial incentives. 
SB 134prohibit minor boundary changes for one year, to establish the school district boundary task force, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 137revise certain provisions regarding the term of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council. 
SB 152make an appropriation for certain costs related to mountain pine beetle suppression and to declare an emergency. 
SB 153repeal the South Dakota certified site and technology park programs. 
SB 154require that certain employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs be veterans. 
SB 161allow certain fireworks to be used all year. 
SB 168establish a task force to study elder abuse in South Dakota. 
SB 172strengthen the financial practices of the State of South Dakota. 
SB 173make 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, to revise the state water plan, to increase the authority of the South Dakota Board of Water and Natural Resources to make consolidated water facilities construction program awards, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 174make an appropriation for the Ross Shaft at the Sanford Underground Research Facility and to declare an emergency. 
SB 177establish a youth minimum wage. 
SB 178revise certain programs and authorize certain projects in the Unified Judicial System and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 179revise certain provisions relating to record search fees in the Unified Judicial System. 
SB 180revise certain provisions regarding the production tax for wind energy facilities and to declare an emergency. 
SB 182revise the rate of interest for late payment of certain taxes. 
SB 186revise the procedure for the execution of a warrant. 
SB 190clarify health coverage for applied behavior analysis, and to establish the Applied Behavior Analysis Provider Workgroup. 
SB 191revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay certificates and lease purchase agreements of school districts and the pledge of state aid to education funds to secure such obligations.