Representative Dennis Feickert — 2015


Picture of Representative Dennis Feickert

Party: Democrat
Term: Incumbent
District: 01
Counties: Brown, Day, Marshall, Roberts
Occupation: Farmer/Rancher/Retired Fireman & Co. Commissioner


Session Committees

Agriculture and Natural ResourcesMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 464 
TransportationMember TTh 10:00 AM Room 413 

Interim Committees

Ag. Land Assessment Task ForceMember 
County Government Interim CommitteeMember 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1216repeal the limitation on the total amount of revenue payable from taxes on real property for all taxing districts, except school districts. 
HB 1217revise certain provisions regarding the James River Water Development District. 
SB 102revise certain provisions that dedicate property tax revenue for the financing of tax incremental districts. 
SB 183revise the voting requirements regarding the issuance of bonds by public bodies and capital outlay certificates by school districts. 
SB 185increase the motor vehicle excise tax rate and to dedicate a portion of the revenue to the local government highway and bridge fund. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1071revise the number of signatures required for a nominating petition for sanitary district trustees. 
HB 1083require reimbursement to certain entities for fire suppression and extinguishment costs. 
HB 1084expand collateral eligible to be pledged as security for public deposits. 
HB 1095provide access to abandoned cemeteries and private burying grounds. 
HB 1109require the state to pay for the costs of prosecution and defense for certain persons charged with crimes while in state adult correctional facilities. 
HB 1113repeal and revise certain motor vehicle and boat damage and salvage disclosure requirements. 
HB 1121authorize township boards to establish speed zones on township roads. 
HB 1122authorize township boards to designate certain roads as no maintenance roads. 
HB 1124authorize motor vehicles to exceed the posted speed limit under certain conditions. 
HB 1130prohibit an abortion provider from accepting payment for an abortion prior to the end of the required informed consent period. 
HB 1132revise certain provisions regarding the titling of motor vehicles, boats, mobile homes, and manufactured homes and the issuance of temporary permits by licensed dealers. 
HB 1142revise certain provisions pertaining to the age requirements for sex offender registry registration. 
HB 1146limit who may request to see a person's hunting or fishing license. 
HB 1162enact the Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact. 
HB 1173revise certain provisions regarding liability of parties involved in frivolous or malicious civil actions. 
HB 1175prohibit legislation relating to initiated measures for one year after the measure is decided or enacted. 
HB 1182limit the number of apprentices to be supervised by an electrician. 
HB 1193lower the state sales and use tax on certain food items and to increase the rate of taxation for the sales and use tax on certain goods and services. 
HB 1199authorize funding for tribal colleges to defray certain costs associated with educating nonbeneficiary students and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1202revise certain provisions regarding renewable, recycled, and conserved energy sources. 
HB 1212criminalize abuse of an unborn child. 
HB 1221authorize unilateral consent in certain divorce proceedings. 
HB 1222revise certain educational requirements for state-certified residential appraisers and state-certified general appraisers. 
HB 1231authorize the forfeiture of any financial benefit or valuables gained from pimping. 
HB 1232provide for a determination of the value of small power production facilities. 
HC 1012Congratulating and commending the Hamlin High School football team for winning the 2014 State 9B Football Championship. 
HC 1017Honoring Arlington Cardinal football players Brody Gilbertson, Kyle Stegeman, Parker Christesen, Alex Heuer, and Richard Jensen. 
HC 1018Honoring the Arlington High School Oral lnterp Team on an outstanding season in 2014. 
HC 1019Honoring Arlington Cardinal volleyball players, seniors Daylee Olson, Josie Parry, Kimberly VanBockern, Nikki Zobel, and Cuinsey Murphy, and junior Bailee Steffensen. 
HC 1020Honoring Huron High School Assistant Principal Mike Radke for being named the 2015 South Dakota Assistant Principal of the Year. 
HC 1022Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2014 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. 
HC 1023Commending and honoring the Parkston Trojan football team on a successful 2014 season. 
HC 1024Honoring the Parkston High School wrestling team and coach Jared Digmann on their accomplishments. 
HC 1025Honoring the Parkston High School Girls Golf program and coaches Tyler Hockett and Eric Norden on their accomplishments. 
HC 1026Honoring Parkston High School Athletic Director and Girls Basketball Coach Rob Vanlaecken on his career accomplishments and retirement. 
HC 1031Honoring the 2015 Huron High School Speech and Debate Team on their outstanding performance. 
HC 1036Honoring and Commending Abbigail Boner of Castlewood, South Dakota, for receiving a 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. 
HCR 1007opposing the EPA's guidelines to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from existing fossil fuel-fired power plants in a manner that will cause economic harm. 
HCR 1008Urging Congress and the President to recognize tribal identification cards as a valid form of identification for all official purposes. 
HJR 1002making a formal application to the President of the United States, that the President grant a presidential pardon to Peter L. Larson. 
HJR 1004Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article III, section 5 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to legislative redistricting. 
SB 2provide for the establishment of river basin natural resource districts. 
SB 3provide for mediation of certain drainage disputes. 
SB 73improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. 
SB 77allow nursing mothers to breastfeed in certain locations. 
SB 79revise certain provisions concerning the manner in which county wheel taxes are imposed. 
SB 80increase the selling price of a towed vehicle that exempts the seller of the vehicle from certain vehicle dealer licensing requirements. 
SB 83authorize a board of county commissioners to designate certain section line roads and secondary roads as no maintenance and to revise certain provisions to vacate, change, or locate a highway by a board of county commissioners. 
SB 93impose a gross receipts tax on the rental of certain motorcycles in lieu of the excise tax on motor vehicles. 
SB 94establish a license fee for electric-powered motorcycles. 
SB 103authorize townships to levy a capital improvement property tax for secondary roads, bridges, and culverts. 
SB 105provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. 
SB 111repeal the provision that invalidates absentee ballots cast by voters who died before the date of the election. 
SB 112revise certain provisions regarding voting rights of a person convicted of a felony. 
SB 117further protect the privacy of certain student information. 
SB 121prospectively repeal the death penalty. 
SB 128revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. 
SB 129revise provisions relating to trespass associated with hunting, fishing, or trapping. 
SB 131establish certain provisions regarding stray electrical current and voltage remediation. 
SB 146authorize funding for an honor guard detail for deceased veterans and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 154require that certain employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs be veterans. 
SB 164require students to take a civics test to demonstrate knowledge of United States history and government. 
SB 167revise certain provisions relating to moisture and protein content devices and the fee that may be charged for such devices. 
SB 168establish a task force to study elder abuse in South Dakota. 
SC 5recognizing and honoring South Dakota Farmers Union for its 100th birthday. 
SC 17Recognizing the 136th anniversary of the Fort Robinson Outbreak and commending the Annual Fort Robinson Memorial Breakout Run. 
SC 29Honoring Kendra Peterson of Sisseton as 2015 Miss Rodeo South Dakota. 
SCR 1Commending the improvements to health care in South Dakota achieved by the system of care established by the community-based Mission: Lifeline initiative. 
SCR 6to direct the Department of Education to ensure South Dakota students are well-versed in civics and government. 
SCR 7Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled