Senator Phyllis M. Heineman — 2016


Picture of Senator Phyllis M. Heineman

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 13
Counties: Lincoln, Minnehaha
Occupation: Homemaker/Former Teacher


Session Committees

Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Joint Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Government Operations and AuditVice-Chair Call of Chair 7:45 AM Room 363 
Joint Legislative ProcedureMember Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 
Legislative ProcedureVice-Chair Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 

Interim Committees

AppropriationsMember 
BondingMember 
Executive BoardMember 
Government Operations & AuditMember 
Rules ReviewMember 

Prime Sponsor

SB 155improve public safety. 
SB 159provide a tax credit to insurance companies that contribute to an organization providing educational scholarships to certain students. 

Co Sponsor

SB 1revise certain provisions regarding the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council. 
SB 70require certain private cemeteries to file an annual financial report. 
SB 72prohibit the abortion of an unborn child who is capable of experiencing pain and to provide a penalty therefor. 
SB 78deposit money in the permanent school fund based on certain acres of school and public lands open to public hunting. 
SB 85revise certain provisions regarding motorcycle license plates. 
SB 91revise certain provisions concerning the information on the forms provided to persons who sign initiated constitutional amendments, referred laws, or initiated measures. 
SB 92continue a math pilot project at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 102allow certain alcoholic beverage licenses and special event alcoholic beverage licenses to be issued on certain lands and facilities located on state educational institution campuses. 
SB 104set the time period for when an agency may promulgate rules. 
SB 114make an appropriation for certain costs related to the commissioning of the USS South Dakota and to declare an emergency. 
SB 121authorize certain duties for the sergeant at arms and assistant sergeant at arms. 
SB 143require the Legislative Planning Committee to implement a performance management review process. 
SB 168revise provisions related to human trafficking and to provide a penalty therefor. 
SB 169revise provisions related to child pornography and to revise the penalty therefor. 
SC 6Honoring Allyson Monson of Clark, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Andrew Flannery of Elk Point, 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 7Commending and honoring the 2015 Habitat for Humanity--South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. 
SC 8Commending and honoring the 2015 Madison High School Bulldogs Football Team and the students and staff involved in the football program. 
SC 9Honoring the South Dakota Health Care Association on the occasion of its sixty-fifth anniversary. 
SC 10Recognizing and honoring the South Dakota Arts Council on its fiftieth anniversary of serving South Dakotans and our communities through the arts. 
SC 11Recognizing and honoring the courage of South Dakota Highway Patrol Sergeant John Koenig. 
SC 13Honoring the 2015 and 2016 Washington High School students of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, for their many academic, athletic, and fine arts achievements. 
SC 17Honoring Laurie Visser as South Dakota's 2016 Mother of the Year. 
SJR 1Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide that the fundamental right of state citizens to bear arms cannot be infringed and is subject to strict scrutiny. 
HB 1001repeal the Midwestern Regional Higher Education Compact. 
HB 1056revise certain provisions relating to the veterans' preference in employment. 
HB 1082codify the list of navigable streams requiring gates. 
HB 1090require certain statements and audits concerning insurance pooling arrangements to be filed with the Department of Legislative Audit. 
HB 1107ensure government nondiscrimination in matters of religious beliefs and moral convictions. 
HB 1111require the high school interscholastic activities association to promulgate major policy statements under the procedures of the administrative rules process. 
HB 1112establish certain procedures regarding a transgender policy for the purposes of participation in high school activities and to declare void any present transgender policy of any association recognized under chapter 13-36. 
HB 1126exempt certain entities from provisions related to money lending licenses. 
HB 1157require that a doctor provide a woman additional information as a part of informed consent prior to performing an abortion. 
HB 1163revise the periods of time during which veterans may use tuition benefits at institutions under the control of the Board of Regents. 
HB 1164provide for a special interest motor vehicle license plate for certain vehicles under certain conditions. 
HB 1188exempt certain operations of school buses from commercial motor vehicle fees. 
HB 1212revise requirements related to pregnancy help centers. 
HB 1219revise certain provisions concerning adverse possession of certain real property. 
HB 1224facilitate participation by South Dakota residents in an ABLE savings program. 
HB 1234require the approval of the Legislature before the state adopts certain changes to the Medicaid program. 
HB 1238revise the powers and duties of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council. 
HC 1001Recognizing Tony Metzgar for his act of saving a life. 
HC 1002Recognizing Isabel Trobaugh for her service to the community of Elk Point. 
HC 1003Recognizing Helen Sweeter of Worthing for the honors and recognition she has received for an exemplary life of service to her family, church, and community. 
HC 1007Recognizing Sabrina Swee for her excellence and achievements in the area of culinary arts. 
HCR 1002Supporting the selection of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter beddown at Joe Foss Field, 114th Fighter Wing, South Dakota Air National Guard. 
HCR 1013Recognizing the positive economic impact sportsmen and sportswomen have in South Dakota. 
HCR 1014Calling for the United States to save Christians, Yazidis and people of other faiths from persecution and genocide. 
HCR 1017Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. 
HJR 1002To apply for a Convention of the States under Article V of the Constitution of the United States. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled