Senator Deb Peters — 2017


Picture of Senator Deb Peters

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 09
Counties: Minnehaha
Occupation: CPA/Small Business Owner

Home Address:
705 N. Sagehorn Dr.
Hartford, SD 57033

Home: 605-321-4168
Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business:

Email: Deb.Peters@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Joint Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Government Operations and AuditChair Call of Chair 7:45 AM Room 363 

Interim Committees

AppropriationsMember 
Government Operations & AuditChair 

Prime Sponsor

SB 56revise certain investment fee rates for employer contribution to the South Dakota future special revenue fund and certain procedures regarding employer contribution rates for the state unemployment compensation fund. 
SB 82revise certain provisions regarding the review of juvenile corrections. 
SB 87revise and repeal provisions regarding coin operated washers and dryers. 
SB 113require certain provisions to be met before distribution of the 911 emergency surcharge revenue and to revise the effective date for the sunset clause provisions that lower the 911 emergency surcharge and revise the method of distributing funds. 
SB 120repeal the Legislative Planning Committee and revise certain provisions regarding agency performance reviews. 
SB 121make an appropriation for the completion and upgrade of the South Dakota public safety radio system and to declare an emergency. 
SB 147establish a rate-setting methodology for services delivered by community-based health and human services providers. 
HB 1106create a leased residential property classification. 
HB 1108revise certain provisions regarding prejudgment interest rates. 
HB 1113revise certain provisions regarding protection orders. 
HB 1121revise certain provisions regarding collective bargaining for teachers. 
HB 1128establish certain provisions regarding conflict of interest for legislators. 
HB 1152establish a maximum rate of interest on debt arising out of medical services. 
HB 1165provide for annually updated financial interest statements for any person elected to statewide or local office. 
HB 1184exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions. 

Co Sponsor

SB 59delay the effective date for initiated measures and referred laws. 
SB 65establish the South Dakota Board of Technical Education and to revise certain provisions regarding career and technical education and postsecondary technical institutes. 
SB 71revise certain provisions of the reinvestment payment program. 
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 109provide certain criteria for meeting the ownership requirements for classifying dwellings as owner-occupied property. 
SB 122provide for certain alcoholic beverage licensees to allow consumption of distilled spirits under certain circumstances. 
SB 129revise the penalty for ingestion of marijuana. 
SB 140require schools to provide instruction in hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation. 
SB 152allow for the promulgation of fees only with explicit statutory authority 
SB 153accommodate legislation on tax increment districts. 
SB 157create an exception for possession of a certain amount of marijuana with a valid medical marijuana card from another state. 
SB 166provide certain provisions excluding business-to-business lending from certain money lending limitations. 
SB 171establish the Government Accountability Task Force to study campaign finance and to declare an emergency. 
SC 18Recognizing and congratulating Jonathon A. Brown of Boy Scout Troop 1187 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. 
SC 23Honoring Senator Gary Cammack and his wife Amy for receiving the Olin Sims Conservation Leadership Award in January of 2017. 
SC 24Commending Heather Wilson on her nomination for Secretary of the United States Air Force and honoring her service to South Dakota. 
SC 36Honoring Christopher Todd Jumper of Boy Scout Troop 28, North Sioux City, South Dakota, for earning the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. 
SC 37Honoring the Beresford and Alcester-Hudson School District cooperative wrestling program for an excellent season and for victorious performances in the 2017 Class B State Wrestling Tournament. 
SCR 5Endorsing the induction of Howard Hunter, Sr. into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame. 
SCR 6Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2017 as Social Work Month. 
HB 1060provide requirements and standards for insurers' own risk and solvency assessments. 
HB 1069repeal and revise certain provisions related to campaign finance and to declare an emergency. 
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 1086provide certain provisions requiring the official state seed certification agency to obtain liability insurance. 
HB 1091modify certain provisions relating to concealed carry permits. 
HB 1092revise certain alcoholic beverage licensing provisions concerning the manufacturing and sale of cider. 
HB 1093revise certain definitions relating to employment and workers compensation. 
HB 1096provide for a criminal penalty for any person who prevents the enforcement of a secured creditor's security interest upon repossession of a motor vehicle. 
HB 1100allow law enforcement to initiate a mental illness hold in domestic abuse situations. 
HB 1107revise certain provisions regarding the approval by the governing board of licenses for alcoholic beverages. 
HB 1109create provisions for prohibiting the use of handheld electronic wireless communications devices by school bus drivers. 
HB 1110revise certain provisions regarding school bus stop violations. 
HB 1125make accessible to the public certain information relating to the partners in education tax credit program. 
HB 1141provide for a legislative task force to consider certain legislation proposed to revise provisions regarding the constitutional amendment, initiative and referendum process in South Dakota. 
HB 1144revise certain provisions regarding commercial driver license disqualification for refusing to submit to a chemical analysis. 
HB 1149revise the tax on certain telecommunication services and devices. 
HB 1150provide for the issuance of certain hunting licenses to nonresident military veterans at the resident rate. 
HB 1160recover the costs of care for animals seized by law enforcement. 
HB 1167allow first class municipalities to post certain information on the internet in addition to or in lieu of certain publication requirements. 
HB 1170revise certain provisions regarding conflicts of interest for authority, board, or commission members. 
HB 1171make an appropriation to the postsecondary scholarship grant fund. 
HB 1172revise certain provisions to maintain funding for the building South Dakota fund. 
HB 1173revise the distribution of funds from the building South Dakota fund. 
HB 1174revise certain provisions concerning how stop lamps shall be mounted and displayed on vehicles and trailers. 
HB 1176revise the distribution of certain taxes collected by the Department of Revenue and to increase certain excise taxes and to make an appropriation thereof. 
HB 1179revise certain provisions related to exemptions from licensure for nonresidential mortgage loans. 
HB 1191require cooperation with the Division of Child Support as a condition of eligibility for the SNAP program. 
HC 1001Honoring and commending Dale Lamphere, of Sturgis, South Dakota, and his team for the monumental sculpture, "Dignity", and Norm and Eunabel McKie, of Rapid City, South Dakota, for their generous financial support of the sculpture project. 
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 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. 
HC 1015Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota. 
HC 1025Honoring Phyllis Perkovich for her outstanding commitment and service to the South Dakota legislative page program and the youth of South Dakota. 
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 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. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled