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HB 1001revise the membership of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council. 
HB 1002revise certain provisions concerning campaign finance requirements. 
HB 1003revise certain provisions concerning the content of the campaign finance disclosure reports and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1004revise certain provisions regarding petition forms for initiated measures and initiated amendments to the Constitution. 
HB 1005revise certain requirements for a recitation regarding the effect of a vote on certain ballot measures. 
HB 1006revise the extent of comments required by the director of the Legislative Research Council regarding certain ballot measures and the period of time in which those comments are to be made. 
HB 1007create a citizen initiative review commission to review initiated measures and initiated amendments to the Constitution and to prescribe the commission's powers and duties. 
HB 1008revise certain provisions that authorize the secretary of transportation to provide for temporary variable speed limits on state highways in the interests of highway safety due to varying weather, road work, and other conditions. 
HB 1009revise certain provisions regarding the administration of benefits provided to veterans. 
HB 1010revise certain provisions regarding federal protections for National Guard members ordered to active duty. 
HB 1011revise certain provisions regarding voter registration list maintenance mailings. 
HB 1012revise certain provisions regarding political party status and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1013revise certain provisions regarding voting systems used in elections and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1014revise certain provisions regarding the application of the intrastate exemption for certain commercial vehicles from the federal motor carrier regulations. 
HB 1015repeal the use of explosives, pyrotechnics, and fireworks for the protection of sunflower crops from depredating birds. 
HB 1016revise certain provisions regarding the authorization to provide postsecondary education. 
HB 1017codify legislation enacted in 2017. 
HB 1018update and revise certain references and provisions regarding state agencies and the employment of certain public employees. 
HB 1019revise certain provisions regarding background checks for physicians and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1020revise certain provisions and regulations regarding medical assistants. 
HB 1021revise certain provisions related to the practice of podiatry and to authorize certain fee increases. 
HB 1022revise certain provisions regarding wind energy permits. 
HB 1023repeal certain provisions regarding pipeline safety. 
HB 1024revise certain provisions regarding South Dakota One Call. 
HB 1025revise the qualifications for county veterans' service officers. 
HB 1026revise certain educational requirements pertaining to the practice of cosmetology. 
HB 1027revise certain provisions regarding the maximum number of apprentices in a salon. 
HB 1028revise certain provisions regarding trust companies. 
HB 1029increase certain fees for self-insurance by employers. 
HB 1030provide for the cancellation of certain uncollectible unemployment insurance contributions. 
HB 1031revise certain provisions and references regarding real estate licensing. 
HB 1032exempt credit unions from the requirements to be licensed as real estate brokers. 
HB 1033revise certain licensing renewal procedures for business insurance producers. 
HB 1034require certain insurance companies to identify and locate beneficiaries on life policies and annuity contracts. 
HB 1035repeal certain provisions and regulations related to labeling requirements for feed. 
HB 1036revise certain provisions regarding the agricultural mediation program. 
HB 1037revise certain provisions regarding the South Dakota State Fair. 
HB 1038revise certain provisions regarding the medical support obligations to a child. 
HB 1039repeal certain outdated and unnecessary provisions regarding certain child support obligations and medical services to the indigent. 
HB 1040provide for the licensing of a professional counselor, professional counselor-mental health, or marriage and family therapist licensed in another state under certain circumstances and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1041revise certain provisions regarding insurers' internal audit requirements. 
HB 1042revise certain references regarding the Division of Insurance. 
HB 1043authorize the construction of a National Guard Readiness Center at the Rapid City Airport, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1044revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2018. 
HB 1045transfer funds from the budget reserve fund to support state aid to education and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1046allow certain resident farmers or ranchers to receive a big game license during the Black Hills deer season. 
HB 1047revise certain provisions defining fur-bearing animals. 
HB 1048revise certain provisions referring to the statements on auditing standards utilized by the Department of Revenue. 
HB 1049revise certain references to the Internal Revenue Code. 
HB 1050revise certain provisions regarding the prompt payment act. 
HB 1051revise certain provisions regarding suspension or debarment of a business by the Bureau of Administration. 
HB 1052authorize the executive director of the Board of Pardons and Paroles to issue a warrant in the event of any escape from extended confinement. 
HB 1053provide certain earned discharge credits for inmates. 
HB 1054revise certain provisions regarding crimes that are considered violent for parole calculation purposes. 
HB 1055revise the special education property tax levy for school districts and to revise the state aid to special education formula. 
HB 1056revise the property tax levies for the general fund of school districts and to revise the state aid to general education formula. 
HB 1057authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs) and the demolition of Lowry Hall at Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1058revise certain provisions regarding the employment of the superintendent of the State School for the Deaf and the South Dakota School for the Blind and the Visually Impaired. 
HB 1059revise certain provisions regarding payments of higher education expenses. 
HB 1060authorize the South Dakota Building Authority and the Board of Regents to finance, design, and renovate the Dakota Dome at the University of South Dakota and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1061authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of two athletic and recreation fields and related structures at Northern State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1062authorize the Board of Regents to purchase unimproved real property in Brown County, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1063revise certain provisions regarding the Sioux Falls research park. 
HB 1064expand the options for the beneficial disposition or use of certain real estate located in Minnehaha County, to make certain appropriations, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1065authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the National Music Museum in Vermillion and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1066revise certain provisions regarding the issuance of vehicle license plates and stickers. 
HB 1067revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of wineries and wine manufacturers. 
HB 1068revise certain provisions regarding the collection of motor fuel tax from interstate fuel users. 
HB 1069establish an unladen motor vehicle permit for certain proportionally registered commercial motor vehicles. 
HB 1070revise and repeal certain provisions regarding alcoholic beverages. 
HB 1071authorize the relocation of the School for the Blind and the Visually Impaired and the transfer of its existing real estate and facilities to Northern State University, to authorize actions necessary to accomplish that relocation and transfer, to protect the permanent endowment trust through exchanges of real estate and facilities, to appropriate funds, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1072revise certain provisions regarding trusts. 
HB 1073provide for the protection of free speech on the campuses of public institutions of higher education. 
HB 1074revise certain provisions regarding the creation of business improvement districts. 
HB 1075authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs) and the demolition of Lowry Hall at Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1076authorize townships to use a tax levy for emergency medical services. 
HB 1077update certain language regarding capital punishment and to revise the mandatory sentence for persons with an intellectual disability convicted of murder in the first degree. 
HB 1078revise certain provisions regarding the removal of security freezes. 
HB 1079authorize certain physical therapists to perform dry needling as a treatment technique. 
HB 1080requirements to qualify for emblem specialty plates for motor vehicles. 
HB 1081extend the effective date of certain provisions regarding the recreational use of nonmeandered water. 
HB 1082revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. 
HB 1083reduce certain fees for enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1084revise certain provisions regarding garnishment disclosure forms. 
HB 1085adopt the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. 
HB 1086exempt certain assisted living facilities from the salon license requirement. 
HB 1087allow certain students to test for cosmetologist, esthetician, and nail technician licensure. 
HB 1088revise the consignment sales requirements for dealers of motorcycles, off-road vehicles, snowmobiles, and boats. 
HB 1089repeal the South Dakota certified beef program and to transfer remaining funds from the South Dakota certified beef fund. 
HB 1090revise the deposits of the proceeds from the sale of certain surplus real estate at the South Dakota Veterans' Home. 
HB 1091revise certain requirements for a legal newspaper. 
HB 1092revise certain requirements regarding municipal annexation resolutions. 
HB 1093authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. 
HB 1094revise certain provisions regarding limitations on licensees engaged in the business of making loans. 
HB 1095revise certain provisions regarding clerk magistrate jurisdiction. 
HB 1096provide jurisdiction to magistrate judges for HOPE probation programs and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1097revise certain provisions regarding magistrate court jurisdiction over vulnerable adult protective or restraining orders. 
HB 1098make an appropriation from the water and environment fund and its revolving fund subfunds for various water and environmental purposes and to declare an emergency. 


House Commemoration

HC 1001Honoring Arlene Kvislen for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota, the Legislature, and the South Dakota House of Representatives. 
HC 1002Honoring and commending Lewis F. Brown, Ph.D., for his service to South Dakota State University and the field of engineering in South Dakota. 


House Joint Resolution

HJR 1001Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, removing the Legislature's authority to set legislator salaries for a regular legislative session. 


Senate Bill

SB 1revise certain provisions regarding tax deed procurement. 
SB 2provide additional funding for the housing opportunity fund by redistributing certain building South Dakota funds. 
SB 3increase the amount of unobligated cash that may be transferred to the building South Dakota fund after the end of a fiscal year. 
SB 4revise certain provisions relating to the contractor's excise tax revenues that are deposited into the building South Dakota fund. 
SB 5establish a tax refund program for certain workforce housing projects. 
SB 6require that the unobligated cash balance of the building South Dakota fund be used in determining the allocation of unobligated general funds. 
SB 7revise certain provisions concerning campaign finance limits. 
SB 8establish provisions as to how campaign contribution limits apply to certain aggregate contributions. 
SB 9require fiscal notes for certain initiated measures and initiated amendments to the Constitution. 
SB 10provide for the resolution of conflicts by multiple initiated measures and amendments to the Constitution adopted at the same election. 
SB 11revise certain provisions regarding the time period during which petition sponsors may submit ballot measures to the Legislative Research Council for review and comment. 
SB 12require petition circulators for certain ballot measures to make available the full text of the ballot measure to petition signers. 
SB 13revise certain provisions regarding the director of the Legislative Research Council issuing fiscal notes for certain ballot measures. 
SB 14revise certain references to the special highway fund in provisions regarding motor vehicle license fees distribution. 
SB 15revise the composition of the state trunk highway system. 
SB 16repeal certain curb ramp construction specifications for municipalities. 
SB 17revise certain provisions regarding a division under the Department of Human Services. 
SB 18revise certain provisions regarding the South Dakota Board of Technical Education. 
SB 19revise certain provisions regarding lease-purchase agreements for a local education agency. 
SB 20enact the State and Province Emergency Management Assistance Memorandum of Understanding. 
SB 21update references to certain federal motor carrier regulations. 
SB 22allow commercial driver license applicants three attempts to pass the commercial driver license examination. 
SB 23reduce the driver license renewal requirements regarding the submittal of documentation of social security numbers and to update certain references to federal regulations. 
SB 24extend the effective date of certain provisions regarding the recreational use of nonmeandering water. 
SB 25revise certain fees for entities permitted under the national pollutant discharge elimination system. 
SB 26revise certain provisions regarding public grain buyers. 
SB 27make an appropriation from the coordinated natural resources conservation fund to the State Conservation Commission and to declare an emergency. 
SB 28make an appropriation for costs related to suppression of wildfires in the state and to declare an emergency. 
SB 29increase the amount authorized for certain brand fees and to authorize a brand registration application fee and an expedited registration fee. 
SB 30provide for the regulation of microblading by municipalities. 
SB 31make an appropriation to reimburse health care professionals who have complied with the requirements for certain health care recruitment assistance programs and to declare an emergency. 
SB 32place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule and to declare an emergency. 
SB 33repeal certain mediation programs regarding damages from oil and gas development and disputes over drainage of water. 
SB 34revise certain provisions regarding registration for pesticide products. 
SB 35revise the classification of juvenile corrections agents in the South Dakota Retirement System and to revise certain terminology regarding correctional staff. 
SB 36revise certain provisions regarding the South Dakota Retirement System. 
SB 37revise the automatic enrollment provisions of the deferred compensation plan of the South Dakota Retirement System. 
SB 38revise the process for establishing the compensation of the executive director of the South Dakota Retirement System. 
SB 39revise certain provisions regarding permitted improvements on school and public lands. 
SB 40authorize the transfer of certain surplus real estate in Rapid City to the Ellsworth Development Authority and to declare an emergency. 
SB 41revise certain provisions regarding the registration of snowmobiles. 
SB 42revise certain provisions regarding the issuance of a motor vehicle title. 
SB 43revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of limited gaming in Deadwood, South Dakota. 
SB 44establish a license for certain gaming equipment manufacturers and distributors and to establish a license fee. 
SB 45revise certain provisions regarding the sale of unclaimed property. 
SB 46require school districts to adopt a policy limiting the use of restraint and seclusion. 
SB 47authorize the completion of the sports performance enhancement facility arena and the outdoor track and soccer complex at the University of South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 48authorize the Board of Regents to purchase improved agricultural real property in Meade County, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 49authorize the Board of Regents to purchase unimproved agricultural real property in Brookings County and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 50authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the American Indian Student Center at South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 51authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of an athletic support facility at South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 52authorize the Board of Regents to demolish a South Dakota State University building and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 53authorize the Board of Regents to sell existing real property in Pennington County and to acquire real property in Pennington County for the use and benefit of the South Dakota State University West River Agriculture Center. 
SB 54make an appropriation for the payment of extraordinary litigation expenses and to declare an emergency. 
SB 55revise certain provisions regarding the tax on endoparasiticides and ectoparasiticides. 
SB 56make an appropriation to fund tax refunds for elderly persons and persons with a disability and to declare an emergency. 
SB 57revise certain references regarding the contractor's excise tax. 
SB 58revise certain provisions regarding tax increment financing districts. 
SB 59authorize the Department of Tourism to permit certain commercial advertising in information centers. 
SB 60revise the administrative rule-making authority for the Department of Human Services. 
SB 61revise certain provisions regarding sex offender registration. 
SB 62provide for the notification related to a breach of certain data and to provide a penalty therefor. 
SB 63revise certain prohibitions regarding methamphetamines and to create a mandatory penalty for a violation thereof. 
SB 64revise certain provisions related to attempted human trafficking in the first degree and to provide a penalty therefor. 
SB 65revise certain provisions regarding drug deliveries that result in death and to provide a penalty therefor. 
SB 66require each school board to provide certain information regarding school elections in the school board minutes. 
SB 67permit a victim of child sex trafficking or exploitation to expunge any criminal or delinquency record obtained as a result of the victimization. 
SB 68revise certain provisions regarding the assistance provided to counties by state firefighting resources. 
SB 69allow certain registration and permit documents to be stored and presented electronically. 
SB 70define the term, serve, for the purposes of regulating the sale and use of alcoholic beverages. 
SB 71revise certain provisions related to a license renewal for the practice of medicine, osteopathy, surgery, or obstetrics. 
SB 72revise certain provisions regarding historical license plates for motor vehicles. 
SB 73authorize a vehicle dealer to lease space in the common area of a shopping mall for displaying new vehicles. 
SB 74create an exception to the minimum difference in age between adoptive parent and child. 
SB 75establish certain provisions regarding the dispensing of biological products. 
SB 76authorize the use of tribal identification cards for the purpose of voter registration. 
SB 77revise certain provisions regarding required campaign finance disclosure statements submitted by ballot question committees. 
SB 78revise the membership of the Board of Education Standards to include the chairs of the Senate and House committees on education. 
SB 79authorize for voters with no party affiliation to sign nominating petitions for candidates with a party affiliation. 
SB 80establish term limits for members of the Board of Regents. 
SB 81revise certain provisions regarding the building South Dakota fund and the programs funded thereunder. 


Senate Commemoration

SC 1Honoring Ruhama Tereda of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Girls State Governor and Bridger Gordon of Whitewood, South Dakota, Boys State Governor and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. 


Senate Concurrent Resolution

SCR 1Honoring the memory and accomplishments of President Grover Cleveland. 


Senate Joint Resolution

SJR 1Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the militia of the state.