Representative Justin R. Cronin — 2017


Picture of Representative Justin R. Cronin

Assistant Majority Leader

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

Home Address:
310 Dakota St.
Gettysburg, SD 57442

Home: 605-769-1017
Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business: 605-769-1017

Email: Justin.Cronin@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Government Operations and AuditMember Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 
Joint Government Operations and AuditMember MTWThF 8:00 AM TBA 
JudiciaryMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 413 
State AffairsVice-Chair MWF 7:45 AM Room 414 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1084revise certain provisions regarding the list of persons who may be excluded from a licensed gaming establishment and to provide a penalty for a violation of the exclusion. 
HB 1145accommodate legislation on medical services. 
HB 1146accommodate legislation relating to education in South Dakota. 
HB 1147accommodate legislation on the state aid to education formula and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1171revise provisions relating to trespass associated with hunting, fishing, or trapping. 
SB 8revise certain provisions concerning the assessment and taxation of real property. 
SB 94appropriate money in order to fund the fiscal year 2014 health insurance shortfall for Board of Regents employees compensated from tuition, fees, and other funds, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 107accommodate legislation on the state aid to education formula and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 108require a study of services and insurance coverage for the treatment of autism spectrum disorder for children. 
SB 109accommodate legislation on education in South Dakota. 
SB 114establish a wine direct shipper license and to provide for certain direct shipments of wine. 
SB 116deposit certain abandoned property into the building South Dakota fund. 
SB 155require the Department of Education to report to the legislative education standing committees prior to implementing a curriculum change. 
SB 176revise the ability of the secretary of the Department of Revenue to reduce or abate taxes. 
SC 32Acknowledging the Potter County Battlers High School Football Team for winning the 2013 State 9A Football Championship. 
SCR 3Urging the members of the South Dakota Congressional delegation to sponsor and support the Marketplace Fairness Act, or similar legislation that would grant the states authority to collect sales and use tax on remote sales. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1006provide for the assessment and taxation of agricultural land based on its actual use. 
HB 1007revise certain provisions concerning the deposit of forfeited foundation program funds. 
HB 1008repeal the foundation program fund. 
HB 1009repeal the creation of the commemorative medallion fund. 
HB 1010repeal the tree nursery reserve fund. 
HB 1070sunset certain tax refund claims for an economic development incentive program that has been previously terminated and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1073provide for the cancellation of expired mechanic's and materialman's liens. 
HB 1077enact the Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act. 
HB 1081revise the computation of the promotional fee on wheat. 
HB 1085revise certain property tax levies for the general fund of school districts. 
HB 1086create a leased residential property classification and to establish the school district general fund levy for the property classification. 
HB 1094prohibit a person from interfering with a public safety answering point. 
HB 1099revise the membership of the State Investment Council. 
HB 1100prohibit the use of certain photo monitoring devices to detect red light violations. 
HB 1102authorize the use of artificial light to hunt coyotes under certain conditions. 
HB 1103require the Game, Fish and Parks Commission to provide for an earlier archery deer hunting season. 
HB 1129prohibit the use of certain explosive targets in the Black Hills Forest Fire Protection District. 
HB 1130authorize the use of crossbows for hunting big game animals during the firearm season. 
HB 1136limit the authority of delegates to a limited Article V convention to vote for unauthorized amendments contrary to legislative instructions and to provide a civil fine for the violation thereof. 
HB 1141require the South Dakota High School Activities Association to comply with the open meeting laws. 
HB 1150require that the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States be recited at the start of each school day in every public school classroom. 
HB 1151revise certain deadlines and offices regarding budgetary planning for municipalities. 
HB 1152revise certain provisions concerning registration of limited partnerships. 
HB 1153define certain entities using a common paymaster as a single employing unit for the purposes of unemployment compensation. 
HB 1154authorize the commissioner of school and public lands to grant certain surface and subsurface easements to provide access to oil, gas, minerals, and geothermal resources. 
HB 1155allow a court to vacate certain convictions if the offense was committed as a result of human trafficking. 
HB 1157provide for the retrospective payment of clean claims for covered services provided by a health care professional during the credentialing period. 
HB 1161establish a cause of action for wrongful human trafficking. 
HB 1162prohibit the practice of sex-selective abortions, to establish certain procedures to better ensure that sex-selective abortions are not practiced in South Dakota, and to provide penalties therefor. 
HB 1165adopt the Uniform Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act. 
HB 1177prohibit certain use of handheld electronic wireless communication devices while driving and to provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1179provide a credit for the return of certain motor vehicle number plates. 
HB 1182provide for the establishment of crossbow hunting seasons during certain archery hunting seasons. 
HB 1185revise certain provisions relating to nonresident waterfowl licenses. 
HB 1194establish certain requirements relating to the crossings of railroad rights-of-way by utilities. 
HB 1195revise the membership requirements and election procedures for members of the South Dakota Wheat Commission. 
HB 1204include certain funds in a school district's local effort for purposes of the state aid to general education formula. 
HB 1205create the school district tax revenue fund and to revise the distribution of certain tax revenues to school districts. 
HB 1212provide for fair and open competition in certain governmental contracts, to prohibit the inclusion of certain terms in governmental contracts and documents, and to establish a procedure to grant certain exemptions after notice and a public hearing. 
HB 1225establish a special order shipping license and to provide for the direct shipment of wine to consumers. 
HB 1229provide for the reporting of certain person's names to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. 
HB 1237establish a comprehensive evaluation of the Common Core State Standards. 
HB 1246increase the maximum bet limit and to eliminate the award limit on video lottery games. 
HB 1261authorize the Transportation Commission to award grants to replace, repair, and renovate county and township bridges and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HC 1003Honoring South Dakota's Army and Air National Guard outstanding personnel award winners. 
HC 1020Commending and honoring Ms. Bethany Buell Firsick, 2013 National Champion Pole Vaulter. 
HC 1021Commending and honoring Alexa Duling, a 2013 Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship recipient. 
HC 1025Honoring Chief Warrant Officer Two Benjamin J. Smetana for his service as a member of the South Dakota Army National Guard. 
HC 1027Commending several of Lincoln High School's athletic programs whose participants, through hard work and devotion, excelled on the field and in the classroom, never took their eyes off the prize, and as a result, were rewarded with state championships. 
HC 1030Commending and honoring Robert (Bob) Graff, a member of the Agar-Blunt-Onida School District Board of Education, on his selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2013. 
HC 1033Honoring Kerri Young of Mitchell, South Dakota, on her outstanding achievement in Mitchell High School girls basketball. 
HC 1053Congratulating and recognizing the football team from Arlington High School for their runner-up finish in the 2013 Class 9AA Football Playoffs. 
HC 1054Congratulating and recognizing Anita Boeck from Arlington High School as the Region 3 volleyball coach of the year. 
HC 1057Recognizing and honoring the American Association of State Troopers 2013 Trooper of the Year recipient, Trooper Andrew Steen. 
HCR 1007Petitioning Congress to provide for an audit of the Federal Reserve Bank. 
HCR 1010Requesting the Committee on Government Operations and Audit to conduct hearings relating to the operations of the Governor's Office of Economic Development. 
HCR 1012Recognizing the honor and remember flag as the designated symbol of South Dakota's concern and commitment to honoring and remembering all members of the United States Armed Forces who have lost their lives while serving, or as a result of service, and their families. 
HCR 1018Recognizing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) as a serious and chronic disease in South Dakota. 
HCR 1020Recognizing the 22nd anniversary of the Khojaly tragedy which resulted in the loss of over six hundred lives. 
HCR 1022Concerning U.S. EPA-proposed greenhouse gas emission standards for new and existing fossil-fueled power plants. 
HJR 1004Making formal application to Congress to call an Article V convention of the states for the sole purpose of proposing a federal balanced budget amendment. 
SB 62establish a comprehensive evaluation of the common core state standards and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 63protect the privacy of the records of individual students. 
SB 64require a waiting period prior to the adoption of new uniform content standards and to provide for an opportunity for public comment for all new content standards. 
SB 69revise certain provisions regarding good cause for voluntarily leaving employment. 
SB 74provide for the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
SB 84update certain statutes relating to notification of certain transfers. 
SB 90revise certain provisions related to the High School Activities Association. 
SB 124revise certain reimbursement provisions relating to legislators-elect and newly appointed legislators. 
SB 125prohibit registered sex offenders from loitering in certain areas. 
SB 145encourage schools to provide instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. 
SB 168authorize criminal background checks for certain officers and employees of the Governor's Office of Economic Development. 
SB 169provide for access to and use of public waters on public and private property and to protect private property rights for the citizens of South Dakota. 
SB 172revise certain provisions relating to services performed by dental hygienists. 
SB 177make an appropriation to provide contingency funds to be made available for unanticipated costs related to medical services and to declare an emergency. 
SB 180authorize the increase in the number of video lottery machines that may be placed in a licensed establishment under certain conditions. 
SC 2Congratulating and honoring Sara Bakken on being named Outstanding Young Music Educator. 
SC 3Congratulating and honoring Mike Whitehead on winning the State Truck Driving Competition. 
SC 6Congratulating and honoring the Tea Area High School Titans Boys Basketball Team for earning the Region 4A title. 
SC 7Congratulating and honoring the Tea Area Titan Soccer Team in winning the 2013 Boys State Soccer Championship. 
SC 18Honoring former Senator Stan Adelstein for his service to the State of South Dakota. 
SC 21Honoring and commending Dial-A-Move Relocation Services of Aberdeen, South Dakota, for receiving the 2013 Enterprise Award from the American Moving and Storage Association. 
SC 22Honoring the South Dakota Head Start Association. 
SC 26Honoring and commending Millicent Atkins for her boundless generosity and selfless nature. 
SCR 1Urging Congress to reject the proposal to remove the states' authority to designate a hospital as a necessary provider under the critical access hospital program. 
SCR 4Celebrating and honoring the Historic Homestake Opera House in Lead on the occasion of its centennial on August 31, 2014. 
SCR 7Expressing support for all South Dakota high school students learning and practicing the basic skills of hands-only Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) prior to graduation. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled