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House of Representatives Journal 2/17/2015 02:00 PM

JOURNAL OF THE HOUSE

NINETIETH SESSION




TWENTY-SECOND DAY




STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA
House of Representatives, Pierre
Tuesday, February 17, 2015

    The House convened at 2:00 p.m., pursuant to adjournment, the Speaker presiding.

    The prayer was offered by the Chaplain, Dodie Noordermeer, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance led by House pages Alexandra Farber, Jamie Mundwiler, and Daylee Olson.

    Roll Call: All members present except Rep. Bordeaux who was excused.

APPROVAL OF THE JOURNAL

MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Legislative Procedure respectfully reports that the Chief Clerk of the House has had under consideration the House Journal of the twenty-first 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,
Dean Wink, Chair

    Which motion prevailed.
HONORED GUESTS

    Rep. Wink introduced Chris Epsing of Vermillion, a member of the Vermillion School District Board of Education, as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota School Board outstanding member for 2014.

COMMUNICATIONS AND PETITIONS


February 13, 2015

Mr. Speaker and Members of the House of Representatives:

I have the honor to inform you that on February 12, 2015, I approved House Bills 1007, 1008, 1009, 1010, 1011, 1014, 1026, 1053, 1054, 1061, 1062, and 1065, and the same have been deposited in the office of the Secretary of State.

Respectfully submitted,
Dennis Daugaard
Governor

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Health and Human Services respectfully reports that it has had under consideration SB 118 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill do pass.

Also MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Health and Human Services respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1230 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:

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    On page 1, line 8, of the printed bill, delete "suction".

    And that as so amended said bill do pass.

Respectfully submitted,
Scott Munsterman, Chair


Also MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Local Government respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1183 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill do pass.

Also MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Local Government respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1165 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill do pass and be placed on the consent calendar.

Also MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Local Government respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1224 which was deferred to the 41st Legislative Day.

Respectfully submitted,
Kristin A. Conzet, Chair

Also MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Transportation respectfully reports that it has had under consideration SB 107 and returns the same with the recommendation that said bill do pass and be placed on the consent calendar.

Also MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Transportation respectfully reports that it has had under consideration HB 1214 which was tabled.

Respectfully submitted,
Mary Duvall, Vice Chair

MESSAGES FROM THE SENATE

MR. SPEAKER:

    I have the honor to return herewith HB 1035, 1091, and 1098 which have passed the Senate without change.


Also MR. SPEAKER:

    I have the honor to inform your honorable body that the Senate has concurred in House amendments to SB 18.

Also MR. SPEAKER:

    I have the honor to transmit herewith SB 168 which has passed the Senate and your favorable consideration is respectfully requested.

Also MR. SPEAKER:

    I have the honor to inform your honorable body that the Senate has adopted the report of the Joint-Select Committee report relative to making arrangements for a joint session to hear the message of the Canadian Consul General.

MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS

    Rep. Gosch moved that when we adjourn today, we adjourn to convene at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 18, the 23rd legislative day.

    Which motion prevailed.

CONSIDERATION OF REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

    Rep. Gosch moved that the reports of the Standing Committees on

    Appropriations on HB 1185 as found on page 394 of the House Journal ; also

    Appropriations on HB 1187 as found on page 394 of the House Journal; also

    Agriculture and Natural Resources on HB 1217 as found on page 395 of the House Journal; also

    Agriculture and Natural Resources on HB 1146 as found on page 396 of the House Journal; also

    State Affairs on HB 1177 as found on page 397 of the House Journal; also

    State Affairs on HB 1219 as found on page 397 of the House Journal; also

    Local Government on HB 1206 as found on page 399 of the House Journal be adopted.



    Which motion prevailed.

CONSIDERATION OF REPORTS OF JOINT-SELECT COMMITTEES

    Rep. Gosch moved that the report of the Joint Select Committee relative to making arrangements for a joint session to hear the message of the Canadian Consul General be adopted.

    Which motion prevailed.

FIRST READING OF HOUSE BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

    The Speaker declared that HB 1203 was withdrawn at the request of the prime sponsor pursuant to Joint Rule 6B-1.1.

FIRST READING OF SENATE BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

    SB 168: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to establish a task force to study elder abuse in South Dakota.

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

SECOND READING OF CONSENT CALENDAR ITEMS

    Rep. Hunt requested that HB 1235 be removed from the Consent Calendar.

    Which request was granted.

    HB 1139: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain procedures for competitive sealed bids by public purchasing agencies.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being “Shall HB 1139 pass as amended?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 69, Nays 0, Excused 1, Absent 0


    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Campbell; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Duvall; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Harrison; Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Johns; Kaiser; Killer; Kirschman; Klumb; Langer; Latterell; Marty; May; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Rounds; Rozum; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenbeck; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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

    SB 85: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to repeal certain requirements regarding the handlebar height on motorcycles.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being “Shall SB 85 pass?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 69, Nays 0, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Campbell; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Duvall; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Harrison; Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Johns; Kaiser; Killer; Kirschman; Klumb; Langer; Latterell; Marty; May; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Rounds; Rozum; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenbeck; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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


SECOND READING OF HOUSE BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

    HJR 1002: A JOINT RESOLUTION, making a formal application to the President of the United States, that the President grant a presidential pardon to Peter L. Larson.

    Having had its second reading was up for consideration and final passage.

    The question being “Shall HJR 1002 pass?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 67, Nays 2, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Campbell; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Duvall; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Harrison; Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Johns; Kaiser; Killer; Kirschman; Klumb; Langer; Latterell; Marty; May; McCleerey; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Rounds; Rozum; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Nays:
Mickelson; Schoenbeck

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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

    HB 1105: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to provide for an affidavit creating a rebuttable presumption that a person is not an employee for purposes of workers' compensation and to provide a penalty therefor.

    Having had its second reading was up for consideration and final passage.

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    Rep. Hawley moved that HB 1105 be amended as follows:

    On page 2, between lines 6 and 7 of the House Commerce and Energy Committee engrossed bill, insert:

"    The affidavit of exempt status shall contain substantially the following:

            (1)    Statements that the affiant:

            (a)    Is not an employee and does not want a workers' compensation insurance policy;
            (b)    Has read, signed, and understands the exempt status fact sheet attachment to the affidavit;
            (c)    Understands that the affiant will be considered an independent contractor and will not be considered an employee under the South Dakota Workers' Compensation Law;
            (d)    Understands that the affiant will not be eligible for compensation under the South Dakota Workers' Compensation Law;
            (e)    Understands that the signing of the affidavit creates a rebuttable presumption that the affiant is not an employee for the purpose of the South Dakota Workers' Compensation Act;
            (f)    Understands that the signing of the affidavit does not affect the rights or coverage of any employee of the affiant;
            (g)    Is not signing the affidavit or providing information as a result of force, threat, coercion, compulsion, or duress; and
            (h)    Understands that knowingly providing false information on an affidavit of exempt status under the South Dakota Workers' Compensation Law is a Class 2 misdemeanor; and

            (2)    An exempt status fact sheet, to be attached to the affidavit, which:

            (a)    Delineates the legal requirements recognized in law for determining whether a person is an independent contractor; and
            (b)    Contains a statement that the affiant believes they are an independent contractor given the preceding list of legal requirements.".

    On page 2, line 9, delete "knowingly" and insert "solicits or"

    On page 2, line 10, after "Law" insert "with actual knowledge".

    Which motion prevailed.

    The question being "Shall HB 1105 pass as amended?"

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 65, Nays 4, Excused 1, Absent 0


    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Duvall; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Harrison; Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Johns; Killer; Klumb; Langer; Latterell; Marty; May; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Rounds; Rozum; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenbeck; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Nays:
Campbell; Holmes; Kaiser; Kirschman

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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

    HB 1194: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to set a minimum size for a sign about zoning changes or conditional use permits.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being “Shall HB 1194 pass as amended?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 53, Nays 16, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Anderson; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Haggar (Don); Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen (Alex); Johns; Killer; Kirschman; Langer; Latterell; Marty; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Otten (Herman); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Nays:
Bartling; Campbell; Duvall; Greenfield (Lana); Harrison; Hunt; Kaiser; Klumb; May; Novstrup (Al); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Rounds; Rozum; Schoenbeck; Wollmann

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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



    HB 1030: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to provide certain restrictions regarding the passing of a bicycle.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being “Shall HB 1030 pass as amended?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 53, Nays 16, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Duvall; Feickert; Gibson; Haggar (Don); Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Jensen (Alex); Johns; Kaiser; Killer; Kirschman; Klumb; Latterell; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Ring; Romkema; Rounds; Rozum; Schaefer; Schoenbeck; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Werner; Westra; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Nays:
Brunner; Campbell; Conzet; Craig; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Harrison; Haugaard; Hunt; Langer; Marty; May; Rasmussen; Russell; Verchio; Wiik

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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

    HJR 1003: A JOINT RESOLUTION, Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article XIV of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authority of the Board of Regents.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being “Shall HJR 1003 pass?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 68, Nays 1, Excused 1, Absent 0


    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Campbell; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Duvall; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Harrison; Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Johns; Kaiser; Killer; Kirschman; Klumb; Langer; Latterell; Marty; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Rounds; Rozum; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenbeck; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Nays:
May

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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

    HB 1161: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to limit certain rule making authority of the South Dakota High School Activities Association.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being “Shall HB 1161 pass?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 46, Nays 23, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Anderson; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Campbell; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Feickert; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Harrison; Haugaard; Heinemann (Leslie); Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Kaiser; Klumb; Langer; Latterell; Marty; May; Mickelson; Novstrup (Al); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Romkema; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenbeck; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Nays:
Bartling; Dryden; Duvall; Gibson; Hawks; Hawley; Hickey; Holmes; Johns; Killer; Kirschman; McCleerey; Munsterman; Otten (Herman); Rasmussen; Ring; Rounds; Rozum; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Werner

    Excused:
Bordeaux


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

    Rep. Gosch moved that HB 1118, 1215, 1067, 1082, 1229, 1147, and 1186 and HJR 1005 be deferred to Wednesday, February 18, the 23rd legislative day.

    Which motion prevailed.

SECOND READING OF SENATE BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS

    SB 77: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to allow nursing mothers to breastfeed in certain locations.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being “Shall SB 77 pass as amended?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 61, Nays 8, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Campbell; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Kaiser; Killer; Kirschman; Klumb; Langer; Latterell; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Rozum; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Nays:
Conzet; Duvall; Harrison; Johns; Marty; May; Rounds; Schoenbeck

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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

    SB 16: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions safeguarding law enforcement radio communications.

    Was read the second time.


    The question being “Shall SB 16 pass?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 67, Nays 2, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Campbell; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Duvall; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Harrison; Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Johns; Kaiser; Killer; Kirschman; Klumb; Langer; Latterell; Marty; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Rounds; Rozum; Russell; Schaefer; Schoenbeck; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink

    Nays:
Hickey; May

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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

    SB 40: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions regarding the federal motor carrier regulations.

    Was read the second time.

    The question being “Shall SB 40 pass?”

    And the roll being called:

    Yeas 67, Nays 2, Excused 1, Absent 0

    Yeas:
Anderson; Bartling; Beal; Bolin; Brunner; Campbell; Conzet; Craig; Cronin; Deutsch; DiSanto; Dryden; Duvall; Feickert; Gibson; Gosch; Greenfield (Lana); Haggar (Don); Harrison; Haugaard; Hawks; Hawley; Heinemann (Leslie); Hickey; Holmes; Hunhoff (Jean); Hunt; Jensen (Alex); Johns; Kaiser; Killer; Kirschman; Klumb; Langer; Marty; May; McCleerey; Mickelson; Munsterman; Novstrup (Al); Otten (Herman); Partridge; Peterson (Kent); Qualm; Rasmussen; Ring; Romkema; Rounds; Rozum; Schaefer; Schoenbeck; Schoenfish; Schrempp; Sly; Soli; Solum; Stalzer; Stevens; Tulson; Verchio; Werner; Westra; Wiik; Willadsen; Wollmann; Zikmund; Speaker Wink


    Nays:
Latterell; Russell

    Excused:
Bordeaux

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

    Rep. Gosch moved that SB 43, 75, 76, 93, 45, 41, and 94 be deferred to Wednesday, February 18, the 23rd legislative day.

    Which motion prevailed.

    There being no objection, the House reverted to Order of Business No. 5.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Legislative Procedure respectfully reports that HB 1001 and 1004 were delivered to his Excellency, the Governor, for his approval at 9:50 a.m. February 17, 2015.

Also MR. SPEAKER:

    The Committee on Legislative Procedure respectfully reports that the Office of Engrossing and Enrolling has carefully compared HB 1035, 1091, and 1098 and finds the same correctly enrolled.

Respectfully submitted,

Dean Wink, Chair

SIGNING OF BILLS

    The Speaker publicly read the title to

    HB 1035: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions regarding military specialty plates.


    HB 1091: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to require that the minutes of meetings of any state board or commission include a record of how each individual member voted on certain motions.

    HB 1098: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to authorize extended terms of lease for airport facilities.

    SB 22: FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise the penalty for altering a registration device issued by a dealer.

    And signed the same in the presence of the House.

COMMEMORATIONS

    HC 1016 Introduced by: Representatives Bartling and Qualm and Senators Sutton and Heinert

        A LEGISLATIVE COMMEMORATION, Honoring and commending the 2014 Gregory High School Football Team.

    WHEREAS, the 2014 Gregory Gorillas football team finished the 2014 season with a 12-0 record; and

    WHEREAS, the Gregory Gorillas football team defeated the Woonsocket-Wessington Springs-Sanborn Central Blackhawks 31-8 in the 9AA championship game, finalizing an impressive playoff run; and

    WHEREAS, the Gregory Gorillas football team has been a dominating force in South Dakota high school football with appearances in the state playoffs during the years of 1981, 1984, 1996, 1997, 2001, and 2003 in the 11-man class, earning runner-up titles and a state championship title in 1998; and

    WHEREAS, the Gregory Gorillas football team has continued its momentum in the 9-man class with playoff appearances in 2007, earning the runner-up title and in 2014, capturing the state championship title:

    NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT COMMEMORATED, by the Ninetieth Legislature of the State of South Dakota, that the South Dakota Legislature commends the Gregory High School Football Team for winning the state 9AA championship, and seniors Kurt Braun, Jonah Beck, Mitchel Klundt, Brandon Warnke, Dowain Kerner, Damon Eagle Star, Cole Carter, Gavin Thomas, Mason Juracek, Lukas Kirkely of Denmark, Fabio Stocker of Germany, student manager Dustin Soesbe, and cheerleader Kristen Holmberg, and head coach Brian Allmendinger and all of the team's coaching staff, managers, cheerleaders, volunteers, and fans be commended for their outstanding efforts in the 2014 season.


    Rep. Anderson moved that the House do now adjourn, which motion prevailed and at 3:57 p.m. the House adjourned.

Arlene Kvislen, Chief Clerk

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