2018 Keyword - Education

HB 1016revise certain provisions regarding the authorization to provide postsecondary education. 
HB 1045transfer funds from the budget reserve fund to support state aid to education and to declare an emergency. 
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 1063revise certain provisions regarding the Sioux Falls research park. 
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 1073provide for the protection of free speech on the campuses of public institutions of higher education. 
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 1099revise certain provisions regarding dual education credit. 
HB 1114establish certain requirements for students enrolling in resident school districts or assigned schools after participating in open enrollment. 
HB 1120provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. 
HB 1122require legislative approval for tuition and fee increases at institutions of higher education. 
HB 1128revise certain provisions regarding increases in teacher compensation. 
HB 1135revise the definition of fall enrollment for the purposes of education funding. 
HB 1143revise certain provisions regarding the tax exemption of certain school owned property. 
HB 1155create provisions regarding the language development of deaf and hard-of-hearing students. 
HB 1165repeal certain provisions providing for a pilot charter school for Native American students if the state had received a federal grant. 
HB 1171establish a nonbeneficiary student scholarship program for certain students attending tribally controlled colleges and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1188establish certain provisions regarding postsecondary tuition assistance programs. 
HB 1189revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. 
HB 1194allow certain students to be excused from participating in certain assessments, examinations, and tests. 
HB 1202make an appropriation to the University of South Dakota law school. 
HB 1215revise certain provisions regarding reorganization of certain school districts with low enrollment. 
HB 1221expand the partners in education tax credit program to include tribally controlled schools on a federally recognized Indian reservation. 
HB 1232revise the payment for the dual credit program. 
HB 1233require maintenance and repair funding for new nonrevenue generating buildings or facilities at institutions of higher education. 
HB 1240revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay funding for schools. 
HB 1242provide for freedom of expression for students in school-sponsored media. 
HB 1253require schools to provide instruction on South Dakota's tribal history, culture, and government. 
HB 1256revise certain provisions regarding the age at which children shall begin school. 
HB 1262exclude certain funds from the calculation of local effort in the state aid to education formula. 
HB 1263increase the allowable general fund cash balances for school districts. 
HB 1264authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of a precision agriculture classroom and laboratory building and renovation of the first and second floors of Berg Agriculture Hall at South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1271revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of certain guns on certain premises. 
HB 1272revise certain provisions regarding a certificate of excuse for school attendance. 
HB 1276provide a property tax exemption to parents of certain students receiving alternative instruction. 
HB 1296require each school board to establish a policy on the use of certain school district facilities by transgender persons. 
HB 1297revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay obligations. 
HB 1298allow certain school districts to become nonpublic districts. 
HB 1303prohibit certain incentives and punishments in association with school surveys, and to impose a penalty therefor. 
HB 1306approve bonds for a lease purchase agreement with Lake Area Technical Institute and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1314revise certain provisions regarding the calculation of fall enrollment for the purposes of education funding. 
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 46require school districts to adopt a policy limiting the use of restraint and seclusion. 
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 55revise certain provisions regarding the tax on endoparasiticides and ectoparasiticides. 
SB 66require each school board to provide certain information regarding school elections in the school board minutes. 
SB 78revise the membership of the Board of Education Standards to include the chairs of the Senate and House committees on education. 
SB 80establish term limits for members of the Board of Regents. 
SB 83authorize certain patriotic societies access to public schools. 
SB 89establish term limits for members of the Board of Education Standards. 
SB 94establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. 
SB 103prohibit aliens who are not lawfully present in the United States from attending any public postsecondary educational institution or from receiving certain educational financial assistance. 
SB 117revise certain provisions regarding the partners in education tax credit program. 
SB 131create the career and technical education consortium grant program and the career and technical education consortium fund. 
SB 132establish the Early Learning Advisory Council. 
SB 134provide for the transfer of funds from the future fund to the education enhancement trust fund for the purpose of funding needs-based grants. 
SB 138revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of wind energy tax revenue to school districts. 
SB 148revise the list of organizations that may approve and accredit a nonpublic school. 
SB 160prohibit certain gender identity instruction in public schools. 
SB 162prohibit school lunch shaming. 
SB 183authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of a precision agriculture classroom and laboratory building and renovation of the first and second floors of Berg Agriculture Hall at South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 198provide for the protection of free speech on the campuses of public institutions of higher education. 
SB 212revise certain provisions regarding the Bureau of Information and Telecommunications assistance to schools. 
SB 213revise certain education funding provisions.