Representative Spencer Gosch — 2017


Picture of Representative Spencer Gosch

Party: Republican
Term: New Member
District: 23
Counties: Campbell, Edmunds, Faulk, Hand, McPherson, Potter, Spink, Walworth
Occupation: Farmer/Insurance Agent

Home Address:
104 N. Riverview Dr.
Glenham, SD 57631

Home: 605-230-0313
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-230-0313

Email: Spencer.Gosch@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Agriculture and Natural ResourcesMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 464 
Commerce and EnergyMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 464 

Interim Committees

BondingMember 
Executive BoardMember 
Joint Commerce and EnergyMember 
Regulation of Access to and Use of Non-Meandered Waters ...Member 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1074provide for limits on certain out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. 
HB 1153revise the signature requirements for initiated measures and referred laws. 
HC 1014Honoring the city of Mobridge for being included in the 2017 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Support of the Arts by an Organization or Business. 
SB 95add cannabidiol to the list of Schedule IV controlled substances and to exclude it from the definition of marijuana. 
SB 133accommodate legislation regarding the Missouri River. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1055revise certain provisions regarding the need for a driver license or permit to operate certain motor vehicles. 
HB 1060provide requirements and standards for insurers' own risk and solvency assessments. 
HB 1061revise certain provisions regarding consent for correspondence through electronic mail by enrolled customers of portable electronics. 
HB 1069repeal and revise certain provisions related to campaign finance and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1071require the approval of the Legislature before any high level nuclear waste may be processed or deposited within state boundaries. 
HB 1072repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1077provide for the assignment of certain benefits in dental care insurance coverage. 
HB 1078provide for the regulation of teams and team leaders regarding real estate transactions. 
HB 1082grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain related offenses to persons who assist certain persons in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. 
HB 1089provide certain provisions regarding investigations of misconduct by certain public officials. 
HB 1094provide for the transfer of certain landowner hunting licenses. 
HB 1095revise certain provisions regarding resident fishing possession limits. 
HB 1105revise certain municipal special assessment provisions. 
HB 1113revise certain provisions regarding protection orders. 
HB 1118eliminate the need to prove the use of force, fraud, or coercion in the human trafficking of minors. 
HB 1124exempt a person with a commercial driver license from the requirement to have a hazardous materials endorsement on the license under certain conditions. 
HB 1130revise certain provisions that provide transparency and public comment for ballot measures and amendments to the Constitution. 
HB 1132limit the persons eligible to receive a copy of a vital record with a social security number printed on the record. 
HB 1136revise certain election recount provisions. 
HB 1139revise certain provisions concerning adverse possession of certain real property. 
HB 1150provide for the issuance of certain hunting licenses to nonresident military veterans at the resident rate. 
HB 1154allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit. 
HB 1156allow a concealed pistol in the capitol with an enhanced concealed pistol permit. 
HB 1160recover the costs of care for animals seized by law enforcement. 
HB 1168revise certain provisions regarding nonresident waterfowl licenses. 
HB 1178require the Department of Social Services to submit an implementation plan to allow the state to issue photo EBT cards. 
HB 1189prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1194require certain documentation for the reason of denial of a concealed pistol permit. 
HB 1200revise certain provisions regarding contributions to ballot question committees. 
HB 1201exempt certain food sales from licensure, certification, and inspection. 
HC 1004Honoring Raina Grimsley of Mitchell, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Max Hawkins of Renner, 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. 
HC 1005Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being awarded a first place gold finish in the 2016 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. 
HC 1008Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2016 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. 
HC 1010Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. 
HC 1011Honoring Cronin Farms as the 2016 Leopold Conservation Award recipient. 
HC 1015Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota. 
HC 1017Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. 
HC 1025Honoring Phyllis Perkovich for her outstanding commitment and service to the South Dakota legislative page program and the youth of South Dakota. 
HC 1026Honoring Laura Ingalls Wilder's 150th birthday and the celebration of this milestone in De Smet, South Dakota. 
HCR 1004Recognizing National Speech and Debate Education Day on March 3, 2017. 
HCR 1007Strengthening and expanding sister-state ties between South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and a Bilateral Investment Agreement (BIA) with the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. 
HCR 1010Prohibiting officials and employees of the South Dakota Department of Education and members of the South Dakota Board of Education from joining certain organizations or consortia that may present a conflict of interest. 
HCR 1013To urge the United States Department of State to approve the presidential permit application allowing the construction and operation of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline between the United States and Canada. 
HJR 1001Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to Article XXI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to fishing, hunting, and trapping. 
SB 65establish the South Dakota Board of Technical Education and to revise certain provisions regarding career and technical education and postsecondary technical institutes. 
SB 72revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
SB 78revise provisions regarding election petitions for conservation district supervisors. 
SB 79revise certain provisions regarding the display of motorcycle license plates. 
SB 91revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. 
SB 94repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
SB 102require that the name and telephone number of an organization fighting to end sex trafficking be given, in writing, to any woman seeking an abortion. 
SB 123revise the area where certain nonresident waterfowl licenses may be issued. 
SB 124repeal the authority for the Department of Social Services to enter agreements related to the Refugee Act of 1980 and to require certain reports regarding services provided to and arrival of refugees. 
SB 126require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. 
SB 139provide for the permitting of waterfowl outfitters, and to dedicate fees and surcharges paid by waterfowl outfitters for use on certain game production areas. 
SB 143create an off-sale delivery license and to allow certain off-sale licensees to deliver alcohol. 
SB 144provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. 
SB 162authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 167revise certain provisions regarding certain notices to be provided by guardians of protected persons. 
SB 168revise certain provisions relating to a durable power of attorney and the appointment of a guardian or conservator. 
SB 171establish the Government Accountability Task Force to study campaign finance and to declare an emergency. 
SB 174revise certain provisions limiting the issuance of certain licenses and permits if a debt is being collected by the obligation recovery center. 
SC 18Recognizing and congratulating Jonathon A. Brown of Boy Scout Troop 1187 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. 
SCR 4Recognizing and finding that pornography is a public health crisis leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms. 
SCR 14Urging the Governor to fuel the state fleet with premium E-30 fuel. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled