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JOURNAL OF THE SENATE

EIGHTY-NINTH SESSION




NINETEENTH DAY




STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA
Senate Chamber, Pierre
Wednesday, February 12, 2014

    The Senate convened at 2:00 p.m., pursuant to adjournment, the President presiding.

    The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Dodie Noordermeer, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance led by Senate page Mitchell Rave.

    Roll Call: All members present except Sen. Curd who was excused.

APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL

MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Legislative Procedure respectfully reports that the Secretary of the Senate has had under consideration the Senate Journal of the eighteenth day.

    All errors, typographical or otherwise, are duly marked in the temporary journal for correction.

    And we hereby move the adoption of the report.

Respectfully submitted,
Corey Brown, Chair

    Which motion prevailed.
REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Legislative Procedure respectfully reports that the Office of Engrossing and Enrolling has carefully compared SB 34 and 35 and finds the same correctly enrolled.

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Legislative Procedure respectfully reports that SB 58 was delivered to his Excellency, the Governor, for his approval at 9:45 a.m., February 12, 2014.

Respectfully submitted,
Corey Brown, Chair

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Local Government respectfully reports that it has had under consideration SB 173 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

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    On page 1, between lines 8 and 9 of the printed bill, insert:

    "Section 2. If an area is petitioned to be formed as a library district under the provisions of section 1 of this Act and that area contains within its geographical boundaries one or more municipalities which provide and support library services, then the petition shall be signed only by those people living outside of, and the election provided by this Act shall be held only outside of, the boundaries of such municipality or municipalities. However, if the governing body of a municipality adopts a resolution, such municipality may be included in the election and if a majority of both voters in the area outside such municipality and the municipal voters, voting separately, vote to provide library services then such municipal public library services shall cease. The library services for the area, including the municipality, shall be provided by the district created by this Act.".


    On page 1, line 12, delete "section 5" and insert "section 6".

    On page 2, line 9, delete "section 5" and insert "section 6".

    On page 4, line 13, delete "section 14" and insert "section 15".

    On page 5, line 2, delete "sections 3 to 7" and insert "sections 4 to 8".


    On page 5, line 19, delete "section 14" and insert "section 15".

    On page 6, line 4, delete "section 24" and insert "section 25".

    And that as so amended said bill do pass.

Respectfully submitted,
Mark Kirkeby, Chair

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Health and Human Services respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1110 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill do pass.

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Health and Human Services respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1092 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill do pass and be placed on the consent calendar.

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Health and Human Services respectfully reports that it has had under consideration SB 172 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

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    On page 2, line 11, of the printed bill, after "entity" insert ". The exemption for a dental hygienist employed by a nonprofit entity providing services through written agreement with the Indian Health Service or a tribal entity expires on June 30, 2018".

    And that as so amended said bill do pass.

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Health and Human Services respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1094 which was deferred to the 41st Legislative Day.

Respectfully submitted,
Jean M. Hunhoff, Chair


Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Transportation respectfully reports that it has had under consideration SB 88 and HB 1056, 1059, and 1060 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bills do pass and be placed on the consent calendar.

Respectfully submitted,
Mike Vehle, Chair

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Taxation respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1069 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill do pass.

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Taxation respectfully reports that it has had under consideration SB 162 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

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    On page 1 of the printed bill, delete lines 4 to 15, inclusive, and insert:

    "Section 1. That § 10-39-68 be amended to read as follows:

    10-39-68. In addition to the tax imposed in § 10-39-43, there is hereby imposed an additional tax on each ounce of precious metals severed as follows:

            (1)    Four dollars of one dollar per ounce of gold severed during a quarter if the average price of the precious metal is eight hundred dollars per ounce or greater;
            (2)    Three dollars per ounce of gold severed during a quarter if the average price of the precious metal is seven hundred dollars per ounce or greater;
            (3)    Two dollars per ounce of gold severed during a quarter if the average price of the precious metal is six hundred dollars per ounce or greater; and
            (4)    One dollar per ounce of gold severed during a quarter if the average price of the precious metal is five hundred dollars per ounce or greater.

    The average price of gold shall be computed by summing the daily London Final price of the precious metal for each business day of the quarter and dividing by the number of business days in the quarter.

    Section 2. That § 10-39-45.1 be amended to read as follows:

    10-39-45.1. In addition to any other tax imposed in chapter 10-39, there is imposed a tax of ten eight percent of the net profits from the sale of precious metals severed in this state. ".



    On page 2, delete lines 1 and 2.

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    On the previously adopted amendment (162fb), delete "one dollar" and insert "two dollars".

    And that as so amended said bill do pass.

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on Taxation respectfully reports that it has had under consideration SB 160, which was reconsidered, which was deferred to the 41st Legislative Day.

Respectfully submitted,
Ernie Otten, Chair

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on State Affairs respectfully reports that it has had under consideration SB 99 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill do pass.

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    The Committee on State Affairs respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1086 which was deferred to the 41st Legislative Day.

Respectfully submitted,
Larry Rhoden, Chair

    Sen. Rave moved that SB 99 be referred back to the Committee on State Affairs.

    Which motion prevailed.

MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE

MR. PRESIDENT:

    I have the honor to return herewith SB 34 and 35 which have passed the House without change.


Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    I have the honor to transmit herewith HCR 1014 which has been adopted by the House and your concurrence is respectfully requested.

Also MR. PRESIDENT:

    I have the honor to transmit herewith HB 1107, 1125, 1126, 1152, 1154, 1168, 1200, 1201, and 1212 which have passed the House and your favorable consideration is respectfully requested.

Respectfully,
Arlene Kvislen, Chief Clerk

MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS

    Sen. Rave moved that when we adjourn today, we adjourn to convene at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 13, the 20th legislative day.

    Which motion prevailed.


    HCR 1014: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION, Demanding the end of federal deficit spending, the repayment of national debt, and the beginning of balanced budgets and sound U.S. fiscal policy.

    Was read the first time, the President waived the referral to committee, and placed HCR 1014 on the calendar of Thursday, February 13, the 20th legislative day.

    SCR 3: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION, Urging the members of the South Dakota Congressional delegation to sponsor and support the Marketplace Fairness Act, or similar legislation that would grant the states authority to collect sales and use tax on remote sales.

    Was read the second time.

    Sen. Peters moved that SCR 3 as found on page 289 of the Senate Journal be adopted.

    The question being on Sen. Peters' motion that SCR 3 be adopted.

    And the roll being called:


    Yeas 30, Nays 3, Excused 2, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Jones (Tom); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lucas; Maher; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Nays:
Lederman; Monroe; Rhoden

    Excused:
Curd; Van Gerpen

    So the motion having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the motion carried and SCR 3 was adopted.

    HCR 1015: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION, In support of protecting American sovereignty and defending individual second amendment rights from United Nations interference.

    Was read the second time.

    Sen. Monroe moved that the Senate do concur in HCR 1015 as found on page 313 of the House Journal.

    The question being on Sen. Monroe's motion that HCR 1015 be concurred in.

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 30, Nays 4, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Begalka; Brown; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Jones (Tom); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Nays:
Bradford; Buhl O'Donnell; Lucas; Tieszen

    Excused:
Curd

    So the motion having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the motion carried and HCR 1015 was concurred in.



CONSIDERATION OF EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENT

    The Senate proceeded to the consideration of the executive reappointment of Kelly J. Duncan of Clay County, Vermillion, South Dakota, to the S.D. Board of Education.

    The question being "Does the Senate advise and consent to the executive reappointment of Kelly J. Duncan pursuant to the executive message as found on page 192 of the Senate Journal?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 31, Nays 3, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jones (Chuck); Jones (Tom); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Nays:
Begalka; Jensen; Omdahl

    Excused:
Curd

    So the question having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the reappointment confirmed.

CONSIDERATION OF REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

    Sen. Rave moved that the reports of the Standing Committees on

    Judiciary on SB 85 as found on page 283 of the Senate Journal; also

    Judiciary on SB 143 as found on page 283 of the Senate Journal; also
                                                    
    Agriculture and Natural Resources on SB 46 as found on page 284 of the Senate Journal; also

    Agriculture and Natural Resources on SB 104 as found on page 284 of the Senate Journal; also

    Commerce and Energy on SB 114 as found on page 286 of the Senate Journal be adopted.

    Which motion prevailed.



    Sen. Brown moved that in accordance with JR 6F-6, SB 114 be placed on the calendar of Tuesday, February 18, the 21st legislative day.

    Sen. Rhoden moved as a substitute motion that SB 114 be referred back to the Committee on Commerce and Energy.

    Which motion prevailed.

FIRST READING OF HOUSE BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

    HB 1107: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to repeal certain outdated and obsolete provisions regarding restraint of trade.

    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Energy.

    HB 1125: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to repeal certain outdated and obsolete provisions regarding judicial remedies.

    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

    HB 1126: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise the persons authorized to countersign school board payments.

    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on Education.

    HB 1152: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions concerning registration of limited partnerships.

    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Energy.

    HB 1154: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to authorize the commissioner of school and public lands to grant certain surface and subsurface easements to provide access to oil, gas, minerals, and geothermal resources.

    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Energy.

    HB 1168: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to provide for additional safety measures on amusement rides and to provide a penalty for failure to properly insure an amusement ride or device.


    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Energy.

    HB 1200: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain bank franchise tax provisions regarding net income and net operating losses.

    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on State Affairs.

    HB 1201: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise the bank franchise tax apportionment of income provisions.

    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on State Affairs.

    HB 1212: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to provide for fair and open competition in certain governmental contracts, to prohibit the inclusion of certain terms in governmental contracts and documents, and to establish a procedure to grant certain exemptions after notice and a public hearing.

    Was read the first time and referred to the Committee on Local Government.

    The following bill was read on January 29, and today the President Pro tempore assigned this bill to committee.

    SB 118 was referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

    The following bill was read on February 4, and today the President Pro tempore assigned this bill to committee.

    SB 181 was referred to the Committee on State Affairs.

SECOND READING OF CONSENT CALENDAR ITEMS

    SB 182: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions relating to dual education credit.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being "Shall SB 182 pass?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 33, Nays 0, Excused 2, Absent 0



    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Excused:
Curd; Jones (Tom)

    So the bill having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill passed and the title was agreed to.

    HB 1048: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to repeal certain provisions regarding property and casualty insurance.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being "Shall HB 1048 pass?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 33, Nays 0, Excused 2, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Excused:
Curd; Jones (Tom)

    So the bill having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill passed and the title was agreed to.

    HB 1053: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of insurance rating organizations.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being "Shall HB 1053 pass as amended?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 33, Nays 0, Excused 2, Absent 0


    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Excused:
Curd; Jones (Tom)

    So the bill having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill passed and the title was agreed to.

    HB 1080: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to clarify that emergency personnel driving records are not to include motor vehicle accidents resulting while engaged in the performance of their official duties.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being "Shall HB 1080 pass?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 33, Nays 0, Excused 2, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Excused:
Curd; Jones (Tom)

    So the bill having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill passed and the title was agreed to.

SECOND READING OF SENATE BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

    Sen. Rave moved that SB 116 be deferred to Thursday, February 13, the 20th legislative day.

    Which motion prevailed.


    SB 150: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to allow use of supraglottic airway devices by emergency medical technicians, and to declare an emergency.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being "Shall SB 150 pass?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 33, Nays 0, Excused 2, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Excused:
Curd; Jones (Tom)

    So the bill having received an affirmative vote of a two-thirds majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill passed and the title was agreed to.

    SB 142: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to increase legislative salaries subject to certain conditions and restrictions.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being "Shall SB 142 pass?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 18, Nays 15, Excused 2, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Buhl O'Donnell; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Peters; Rave; Soholt; Sutton; Tieszen; Vehle; Welke

    Nays:
Brown; Ewing; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Kirkeby; Krebs; Monroe; Otten (Ernie); Rampelberg; Rhoden; Solano; Tidemann; Van Gerpen; White

    Excused:
Curd; Jones (Tom)

    So the bill not having received an affirmative vote of a two-thirds majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill lost.



    SB 169: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to provide for access to and use of public waters on public and private property and to protect private property rights for the citizens of South Dakota.

    Was read the second time.

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    Sen. Rhoden moved that SB 169 be amended as follows:

    On page 9, between lines 23 and 24 of the printed bill, insert:

    "Section 22. For any private property that is inundated by the waters of a nonmeandered lake that is open to public access, the Department of Game, Fish and Parks shall compensate the owner of the property for each such inundated acre in an amount equal to the average amount paid per acre during the previous calendar year for land in the county that was included in the walk-in area program.".


    Which motion lost.

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    Sen. Frerichs moved that SB 169 be amended as follows:

    On page 6, line 17, of the printed bill, after "use" insert ", unless at least one point of public access is still maintained for that body of public water or tract of public land".

    Sen. Buhl O'Donnell requested that Joint Rule 5-17 be invoked on SB 169.

    Which request was supported and SB 169 with Sen. Frerichs' pending motion to amend was deferred until Tuesday, February 18, the 21st legislative day.

    SB 39: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of certain open containers of alcoholic beverages.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being "Shall SB 39 pass?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 33, Nays 0, Excused 2, Absent 0


    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Excused:
Curd; Jones (Tom)

    So the bill having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill passed and the title was agreed to.

    SB 125: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to prohibit registered sex offenders from loitering in certain areas.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being "Shall SB 125 pass?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 31, Nays 1, Excused 3, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Nays:
Maher

    Excused:
Curd; Jones (Tom); Van Gerpen

    So the bill having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill passed and the title was agreed to.

    SB 154: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to establish the Jolene's Law Task Force to study the impact of sexual abuse of children in this state and to make recommendations to the Legislature on policies to effectively address the issue.

    Was read the second time.


    The question being "Shall SB 154 pass?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 34, Nays 0, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Begalka; Bradford; Brown; Buhl O'Donnell; Ewing; Frerichs; Heineman (Phyllis); Holien; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen; Jones (Chuck); Jones (Tom); Kirkeby; Krebs; Lederman; Lucas; Maher; Monroe; Novstrup (Al); Omdahl; Otten (Ernie); Peters; Rampelberg; Rave; Rhoden; Soholt; Solano; Sutton; Tidemann; Tieszen; Van Gerpen; Vehle; Welke; White

    Excused:
Curd

    So the bill having received an affirmative vote of a majority of the members-elect, the President declared the bill passed and the title was agreed to.

    Sen. Rave moved that HB 1061, 1029, 1012, 1015, 1045, 1058, 1079, and 1014 be deferred to Thursday, February 13, the 20th legislative day.

    Which motion prevailed.

SIGNING OF BILLS

    The President publicly read the title to

    SB 34: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions concerning applications for absentee ballot and to declare an emergency.

    SB 35: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise the conditions for which certain elections may be delayed for an emergency situation and to declare an emergency.

    HB 1009: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to repeal the creation of the commemorative medallion fund.

    HB 1010: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to repeal the tree nursery reserve fund.

    And signed the same in the presence of the Senate.


COMMEMORATIONS

    SC 18 Introduced by: Senators Rave, Begalka, Brown, Ewing, Heineman (Phyllis), Holien, Hunhoff (Jean), Jensen, Jones (Chuck), Kirkeby, Krebs, Lederman, Maher, Monroe, Novstrup (Al), Omdahl, Otten (Ernie), Peters, Rampelberg, Rhoden, Soholt, Solano, Tidemann, Tieszen, Vehle, and White and Representatives Conzet, Bartling, Cammack, Carson, Cronin, Ecklund, Erickson, Gibson, Gosch, Hoffman, Hunhoff (Bernie), Johns, Kaiser, Langer, Lust, Magstadt, Munsterman, Nelson, Olson (Betty), Parsley, Romkema, Rounds, Schaefer, Sly, Solum, Steele, Stevens, and Westra

        A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Honoring former Senator Stan Adelstein for his service to the State of South Dakota.

    WHEREAS, Stanford (Stan) M. Adelstein was born in Sioux City, Iowa, and raised in Rapid City, South Dakota, and served in the Legislature for twelve years, four years in the House of Representatives and eight years in the Senate; and

    WHEREAS, Senator Adelstein has a lifetime of dedicated service at the federal, state, and local levels of government, having served as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and as a presidential appointment to the National Advisory Council on Economic Opportunity, and has been a member of many state and national boards of directors; and

    WHEREAS, Senator Adelstein has worked diligently in the engineering field, having obtained a B.S. in both Civil Engineering and Business Administration from the University of Colorado and is currently working with the Northwestern Engineering Company, serving as chairman and CEO; and

    WHEREAS, Senator Adelstein has received numerous awards for his service; including the South Dakota Philanthropist of the Year from the Governor's Office, and the Association of the U.S. Army Award for Distinguished Service, and has been inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame:

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT COMMEMORATED, by the Eighty-Ninth Legislature of the State of South Dakota, by the Eighty-Ninth Legislature of the State of South Dakota, that Senator Adelstein be congratulated and honored for his dedication and services to the State of South Dakota.

    SC 19 Introduced by: Senators Maher, Brown, Ewing, Heineman (Phyllis), Holien, Jones (Chuck), Kirkeby, Monroe, Novstrup (Al), Omdahl, Otten (Ernie), Peters, Rampelberg, Rave, Rhoden, Soholt, Solano, Tidemann, Van Gerpen, Vehle, and White and Representatives Schrempp and Olson (Betty)

        A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Commending and honoring LuAnn Lindskov, 2014 South Dakota Teacher of the Year.

    WHEREAS, no one person has a greater impact on the education of a child than the teacher who establishes the primary learning and instructional environment; and

    WHEREAS, LuAnn Lindskov currently teaches math and science at Timber Lake High School in Timber Lake, South Dakota; and

    WHEREAS, LuAnn Lindskov has taught for more than twenty-eight years; and

    WHEREAS, LuAnn Lindskov is a member of Black Hills State University's QuarkNet, a group of South Dakota science teachers who study subatomic physics and network their students with physicists and students from around the world to collect and share cosmic radiation data; and

    WHEREAS, LuAnn Lindskov is a National Board Certified Teacher:

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Senate of the Eighty-Ninth Legislature of the State of South Dakota, the House of Representatives concurring therein, that LuAnn Lindskov be congratulated on her achievements and dedication to South Dakota students.

    Sen. Monroe moved that the Senate do now adjourn, which motion prevailed and at 4:08 p.m. the Senate adjourned.

Jeannette Schipper, Secretary

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