2019 Keyword - State Affairs and Government

HB 1002provide for criminal background checks for certain applicants and employees of the Department of Public Safety. 
HB 1009revise certain provisions regarding state employment. 
HB 1012revise certain provisions regarding state laboratory services. 
HB 1013require criminal background investigations for certain vital records employees. 
HB 1018transfer the collection of various fees from the Department of Revenue to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. 
HB 1019require that the state pursue recoverable costs of litigation. 
HB 1020revise certain provisions regarding state building committees for capital improvement projects. 
HB 1021revise certain provisions regarding bid bonds for public improvement contracts. 
HB 1026revise certain provisions regarding petitions, notices, and statements of convention nominees and certifications of party officials. 
HB 1039provide for the use of the Obligation Recovery Center by certain postsecondary technical institutes. 
HB 1048authorize a public body to conduct certain deliberations in an executive or closed meeting. 
HB 1064authorize temporary appointments to the State Government Accountability Board. 
HB 1069provide for the proper display and use of the state seal by state agencies. 
HB 1087promote free speech and intellectual diversity at certain institutions of higher education. 
HB 1090repeal certain provisions regarding the exercise of certain powers over certain property. 
HB 1091provide for the selection of a lieutenant governor by a candidate for governor. 
HB 1122revise references to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. 
HB 1133repeal certain provisions regarding the Legislature. 
HB 1134revise a provision regarding the commencement of office for the Governor. 
HB 1135provide for the use of certain confidential information by the director of the Legislative Research Council. 
HB 1136repeal provisions regarding legislative districts. 
HB 1147establish a tribal flag display on the capitol grounds. 
HB 1148create a Commission on Indian Affairs. 
HB 1153revise certain provisions on the protection of historic properties. 
HB 1154require certain products contain digital blocking capability, establish a deactivation fee, establish the human trafficking and child exploitation prevention fund, and provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1156designate the accordion as the official state musical instrument. 
HB 1157revise provisions regarding challenges to candidate nominating petitions. 
HB 1162provide for the expiration of certain statutory authority regarding the promulgation of rules by the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. 
HB 1163establish the Tax Revenue Study Task Force to study tax revenue in this state. 
HB 1166prohibit the obligation recovery center from imposing a cost recovery fee on any debts owed within the Board of Regents' system. 
HB 1187authorize the Bureau of Administration to conduct a study of the Flaming Fountain on Capitol Lake, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1206provide for divestiture of certain state investment holdings. 
HB 1211revise provisions regarding lottery winner confidentiality. 
HB 1214prohibit certain licenses and registrations from being withheld from certain persons owing a debt within the Board of Regents' system. 
HB 1251license out-of-state multi-jurisdictional totalizator hubs and distribute source market fees to the special racing revolving fund and the South Dakota-bred racing fund. 
HB 1252increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues and provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues. 
HB 1253provide funding for advertising that addresses the negative aspects of gambling. 
HB 1264authorize the payment of a self-insured retention on a cyber liability insurance policy from the extraordinary litigation fund, to make an appropriation for the payment of extraordinary litigation expenses, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1266provide opportunities for the private sector commercialization of interstate rest areas and welcome centers. 
SB 8provide for a statewide resource information system. 
SB 13revise certain provisions regarding authorization for public transportation assistance grants. 
SB 21authorize certain tobacco manufacturers to assign to the state the interest of the manufacturer in any money in a qualified escrow fund. 
SB 39prohibit the state employment of certain relatives. 
SB 40authorize the transfer of certain real property to the Animal Industry Board. 
SB 45revise the provisions regarding the filing of a statement of additional issues on appeal in certain contested cases. 
SB 50remove restrictions regarding the carrying of a concealed weapon in the state capitol by permit holders. 
SB 58authorize the Bureau of Administration to conduct a study of the Flaming Fountain on Capitol Lake, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 59revise certain provisions regarding public records. 
SB 60require the secretary of public safety to provide recommendations to the Legislature on a statewide threat assessment plan. 
SB 62provide for the use of certain general funds to increase Medicaid reimbursement rates for existing Medicaid providers. 
SB 69provide for the meeting times of sessions and committees of the Legislature. 
SB 83revise provisions regarding meetings and records of rural electric cooperatives. 
SB 86revise provisions regarding certain tax rates. 
SB 91revise certain provisions regarding open meeting requirements. 
SB 101establish certain provisions regarding out-of-state businesses that provide disaster or emergency related work. 
SB 108require certain legislative meetings to be open to the public. 
SB 109prohibit certain state employees from acting as a lobbyist for a certain period following termination of employment. 
SB 115authorize the conditional carrying of a concealed pistol in the state capitol by certain persons. 
SB 117authorize Spanish to be used in the process of issuing certain driver licenses and permits. 
SB 126revise certain provisions regarding the common language of the state and to recognize the official indigenous language of the state. 
SB 142require the state to assume the responsibility for legal expenses of certain persons in state custody. 
SB 154authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. 
SB 160provide for calculations of sales tax revenues from sellers located outside of the state. 
SB 172make an appropriation for costs related to disasters in the state and to declare an emergency. 
SB 180revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2019. 
SB 181provide for the transfer of funds from the budget reserve fund and to declare an emergency. 
SB 189establish a fund to receive civil recoveries to offset costs incurred by riot boosting, to make a continuous appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 190promote pipeline construction and fiscal responsibility by establishing a fund, to authorize a special fee for extraordinary expenses, to make a continuous appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 191appropriate 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. 
SCR 4Commending and thanking the men and women of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), urging Congress and the President to fund construction of steel barriers and border control impediments along with the strengthening of current border control infrastructure, and urging Congress and the President to ensure compliance with and enforcement of federal immigration laws. 

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