2008 Keyword - Legislature and Statutes

HB 1119codify legislation enacted in 2007. 
HB 1175provide partial reimbursement to legislators for constituent services. 
HB 1189require a review of any proposal to establish a new board or add duties to an existing board. 
HB 1205make annual salary increases for legislators consistent with annual increases for other state officials and employees. 
HB 1206increase the salaries of legislators. 
HB 1225direct the Department of Education to undertake a study of the state's school districts and the efficiency of the statewide delivery of education services to the state's students. 
HB 1250increase the salary for legislators. 
HB 1266require standards for the exercise of delegated legislative authority. 
HB 1286provide for legislative redistricting by a bipartisan, nonlegislative commission. 
HB 1299establish a task force to study highway needs and financing of highway needs in the state and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1307provide for a legislative study of the classifications of real property. 
HB 1315create a Highway Finance Task Force to study highway needs and financing. 
HJR 1003To propose a constitutional amendment to repeal certain reimbursement restrictions for travel by legislators to and from a legislative session. 
HJR 1004To propose a constitutional amendment to provide for a maximum of forty legislative days each year. 
SB 90provide for voluntary limitations on campaign spending for legislative office. 
SB 122provide a legislative deadline for the adoption of the budget for the Department of Education. 
SB 135require that all statutorily mandated reports to the Legislature be provided in electronic form. 
SB 176authorize the Legislative Research Council to remodel, renovate, and furnish certain facilities on the fourth floor of the State Capitol Building for use by the Legislature, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 195create the South Dakota Commission on Higher Pay and Economic Prosperity, to prescribe its duties, and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SJR 1Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate term limits for legislators.