Senator Corey Brown — 2013


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President Pro Tempore

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 23
Counties: Campbell, Edmunds, Faulk, Hand, McPherson, Potter, Spink, Walworth
Occupation: Insurance


Session Committees

Government Operations and AuditMember Call of Chair 7:45 AM Room 363 
Legislative ProcedureChair Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 
State AffairsMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 414 

Interim Committees

Executive BoardMember 
Government Operations & AuditMember 
Legislative Planning CommitteeMember 
Legislative ProcedureMember 

Prime Sponsor

SB 146provide for the collection of certain gaming taxes, penalties, and interest and to declare an emergency. 
SB 180amend certain provisions relating to the publication of payroll information. 
SB 181provide licensing reciprocity for social workers. 
SB 182enhance economic development. 
SB 183revise provisions relating to hunting trespass and to increase certain penalties for trespassing. 
SB 198revise the membership of the Judicial Qualifications Commission. 
SB 223clarify the open meetings requirement as applied to the Public Utilities Commission. 
SB 235create the building South Dakota fund and certain other funds and programs to enhance economic development and education, to make certain deposits and transfers, to make continuous appropriations, to revise certain education funding to support economic development, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election amendments to Article XI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the vote required to increase taxes. 
HB 1066continue the current rate of the gross receipts tax imposed on visitor-related businesses. 
HB 1091establish certain provisions regarding the labeling of motor fuel at a retail fuel pump and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1142promote patient choice in selecting health care providers. 
HB 1161establish and provide certain incentives for projects that create new jobs or promote economic activity and to establish the rural economic development partnership program. 
HB 1213provide a reduced amount of state aid to education funding to certain school districts with a fall enrollment of less than one hundred. 
HB 1215limit the authority of delegates to a limited constitutional convention to vote for unauthorized amendments contrary to legislative instructions and to provide a penalty for the violation thereof. 
HB 1218exempt from sales and use taxes certain computer equipment and software purchased for use in data centers. 
HB 1220permit the use of golf carts under certain circumstances within state parks or recreation areas. 
HB 1242make application under Article V of the United States Constitution for a Balanced Budget Amendment Convention. 
HC 1019Recognizing and honoring the South Dakota Arthritis Foundation for its efforts to raise awareness and work towards the prevention and cure of arthritis in children and adults. 
HC 1066Honoring Sierra Lutz as the recipient of a 2013 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. 

Co Sponsor

SB 70improve public safety. 
SB 76revise certain reversion provisions relating to funding in the Governor's Office of Economic Development for the purpose of enhancing military value of Ellsworth Air Force Base, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 79deposit money in the permanent school fund based on certain acres of school and public lands open to public hunting. 
SB 80reinstate certain provisions repealed in the Eighty-seventh Legislative Session regarding the accounting for federal impact aid. 
SB 85revise certain provisions regarding the production incentive payment available to ethanol producers. 
SB 87establish the effective date of the sales tax collection allowance for retailers. 
SB 89limit the liability of retail dealers in petroleum products under certain conditions. 
SB 93revise certain provisions concerning requirements of fire sprinklers in single family dwellings. 
SB 100establish a wine direct shipper permit and to provide for certain direct shipments of wine. 
SB 103remove the required waiting period before cremated remains may be released to be scattered. 
SB 116establish a subordinate agricultural supplier's lien for an unpaid charge account billing statement. 
SB 121repeal certain provisions relating to the Commission on Intergovernmental Cooperation. 
SB 131revise the annual budget report. 
SB 132grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain alcohol consumption related offenses to persons who assist certain persons in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. 
SB 134codify the common law of rescission as applied to life insurance contracts. 
SB 139regulate certain market activity in a health exchange. 
SB 147revise certain provisions relating to domestic abuse and protection orders. 
SB 154revise the maximum weight allowed on certain wide-based super single tires. 
SB 155establish a local government road improvement grant fund for the purpose of serving new agricultural facilities and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 167require governmental bodies to keep minutes of executive or closed sessions and to define what circumstances the minutes be viewed by the public. 
SB 176appropriate money to the South Dakota Board of Regents - Agricultural Experiment Station to implement a research investment program. 
SB 177limit the authority of certain institutions of higher education to regulate the possession of guns by students on campus. 
SB 185clarify the authority of the interim rules review committee. 
SB 188make an appropriation to fund the Teach for America grant program. 
SB 195revise the distribution of the wind energy tax. 
SB 205authorize the hunting of wolves in certain circumstances. 
SB 207make certain legislative findings concerning federal infringement on Second Amendment rights. 
SB 218establish a program to assist rural counties to recruit attorneys. 
SB 229make an appropriation for the purpose of providing funding for career and technical education. 
SB 231develop a systematic process for the performance management review of state agencies. 
SB 237appropriate funds for deposit into the need-based grant fund, to provide for annual funding of the need-based grant fund with a portion of the funds received from the education enhancement trust fund, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 238appropriate money to the animal damage control fund for predator control services and to declare an emergency. 
SB 239repeal the state's membership in the multistate tax commission. 
SC 1Honoring Bethold (Bert) Fried on his 90th birthday. 
SC 2Commending Principal Dan Walsh for his years of service in education in South Dakota. 
SC 5Commending and congratulating Colton Manville, Trevor Mahoney, and Dean Laganiere, students at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, for qualifying for the Olympics of Computer Science which will take place in Russia. 
SC 8Honoring Harold Thune and Jerald Applebee of Murdo for their individual accomplishments, as well as their efforts and involvement with the Annual Jones County Invitational Basketball Tournament. 
SC 10Commending and honoring the Warner Monarch Girls Volleyball Team on their 2012 Class B State Championship. 
SC 13Honoring the crew of North Carolina Air National Guard, MAFFS (Modular Airborne FireFighting System) 7, 145th Airlift Wing, Charlotte, North Carolina. 
SC 14honoring Molly Hermann of Sturgis, South Dakota Girls State Governor and Ty Wiley of Sioux Falls, South Dakota Boys State Governor; and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. 
SC 16Commending and honoring Gale Lundberg on his retirement from teaching and coaching for fifty years in South Dakota schools. 
SC 21Honoring Mrs. Laura Kuper on her ninety-seventh birthday. 
SC 22Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days Festivities on the occasion of its sixty-fifth anniversary on June 20, 21, and 22, 2013. 
SC 23Honoring Mr. Tim Raabe of Lennox, South Dakota, for being named High School Principal of the Year. 
SC 24Honoring Tim Koehler, of Harrisburg, South Dakota, for being named Middle School Principal of the Year. 
SC 27Honoring Dale Cook as 2012 Tea Firefighter of the Year. 
SC 32Honoring Paige McPherson for winning a bronze medal in Taekwondo during the 2012 summer Olympic Games. 
SC 34Honoring Ronald Olinger for his long-standing service as a lobbyist at the South Dakota State Capitol. 
SCR 3Urging the members of the South Dakota Congressional delegation to sponsor and support legislation granting states the authority to require sellers, regardless of nexus, to collect sales and use taxes if certain tax simplification and streamlining thresholds are met by the states. 
SCR 5Commending the Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) pilot program at Wagner Community School, and honoring Sage Zephier for delivering the student address for the JAG National Leadership Awards Luncheon in Washington. 
SR 1endorsing the induction of Tom C. Miller into the PRCA Rodeo Hall of Fame. 
SR 2Commending the Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) pilot program at Wagner Community School, and honoring Sage Zephier for delivering the student address for the JAG National Leadership Awards Luncheon in Washington, D.C. 
HB 1067designate POW/MIA Recognition Day as a working holiday. 
HB 1083revise the crime of rustling to include sheep and goats. 
HB 1090exempt certain amateur sports coaches from sales tax. 
HB 1096provide for the transfer and appropriation of funds upon the occurrence of certain events and to assist rural counties in the recruitment of attorneys. 
HB 1104require the Unified Judicial System to provide access of criminal records and civil case information and to establish a fee. 
HB 1106revise certain Limited Liability Company statutes. 
HB 1135regulate access to and use of public waters on public and private property. 
HB 1136affect medical services. 
HB 1137impact education in South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1138revise the state aid to education formula and to make an appropriation. 
HB 1139revise certain provisions regarding educational data reporting. 
HB 1150amend provisions relating to violations of no contact orders.  
HB 1153exempt certain environmental upgrade values from assessment during construction and to provide a sunset clause for the environmental upgrade exemption. 
HB 1156revise certain provisions concerning nonresident waterfowl licenses. 
HB 1163revise certain provisions related to the filing of the certificate of limited partnerships. 
HB 1164establish a classroom innovation grant program and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1165revise certain provisions concerning the agricultural land task force. 
HB 1180allow veterans to receive credit for certain military training and experience. 
HB 1190prohibit the State of South Dakota and its political subdivisions from adopting and developing United Nations sponsored environmental and developmental policies that would infringe or restrict the private property rights of the owners of private property. 
HB 1191provide for the issuance of additional retail fireworks licenses. 
HB 1196establish the rural economic development partnership program and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1209prohibit certain persons who fail to pay certain campaign finance related penalties from running for office. 
HB 1221provide for the establishment and maintenance of a state veterans and public servants cemetery and memorial park. 
HB 1236prohibit the recovery of damages in certain wrongful birth and wrongful life civil suits based upon the lost opportunity to terminate the life of an unborn child. 
HB 1237revise certain provisions to abortion counseling. 
HB 1243protect employees from certain automatic deductions or transfers for the purpose of funding political contributions. 
HC 1001Commending and honoring Specialist James Furry for his selection as the South Dakota Army National Guard Soldier of the Year. 
HC 1002Commending and honoring Sergeant Jacob Vissia for his selection as the South Dakota Army National Guard Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. 
HC 1003Commending and honoring Chief Warrant Officer Four Kenneth Schoenfelder for his selection as the South Dakota Army National Guard Warrant Officer of the Year. 
HC 1004Commending and honoring First Lieutenant Cody Becker for his selection as South Dakota Army National Guard Lieutenant of the Year. 
HC 1005Commending and honoring the 2012 Habitat for Humanity - South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. 
HC 1011Commending and honoring Senior Master Sergeant James D. Volden for his selection as the South Dakota Air National Guard Senior Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. 
HC 1012Commending and honoring Senior Airman Jared S. Mengenhausen for his selection as the South Dakota Air National Guard Airman of the Year. 
HC 1013Commending and honoring Captain Nicole Franklin for her selection as South Dakota Air National Guard Lieutenant of the Year for 2012. 
HC 1014Commending and honoring Technical Sergeant Thomas N. Tomko for his selection as the South Dakota Air National Guard Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. 
HC 1017Commending and honoring the 2011-2012 Girls AA Mitchell High School Kernel Basketball Team for winning the State AA Girls Basketball Championship. 
HC 1020Honoring the memory of Don Hight. 
HC 1021Honoring and commemorating the fifty-fifth anniversary in 2013 of the annual Schmeckfest in Freeman, South Dakota. 
HC 1022Honoring the South Dakota Department of Agriculture for one hundred ten years of promoting, protecting, preserving, and improving South Dakota's agriculture for today and tomorrow. 
HC 1025Recognizing Saturday, July 27, 2013, as the National Day of the American Cowboy. 
HC 1070Honoring the memory of Milo Smith. 
HC 1085Honoring and thanking Bernie and Myrna Hunhoff and their family for the contributions of South Dakota Magazine to the state of South Dakota. 
HCR 1003Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. 
HCR 1004Expressing support for the 2013 South Dakota coordinated plan for natural resources conservation. 
HCR 1005Recognizing November 2013 as COPD Awareness Month. 
HCR 1006Petitioning the President of the United States and the Department of State to authorize the Keystone XL Pipeline. 
HCR 1008Exposing and opposing United Nations Agenda 21. 

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