Senator Larry Tidemann — 2017


Picture of Senator Larry Tidemann

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 07
Counties: Brookings
Occupation: Retired Associate Dean

Home Address:
251 Indian Hills Rd.
Brookings, SD 57006

Home:
Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business:

Email: Larry.Tidemann@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

AppropriationsVice-Chair MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 363 
Joint AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Government Operations and AuditChair Call of Chair 7:45 AM Room 363 
Retirement LawsMember Call of Chair 3:00 PM Room 412 

Prime Sponsor

SB 89require the development of school safety plans and to require the conduct of lockdown drills in accredited schools. 
SB 109establish a grant program for adult community residential services designed to reduce the risk of recidivism, to provide a report to the Legislature, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 120revise certain provisions regarding special alcoholic beverage licenses issued in conjunction with special events and to declare an emergency. 
SB 131establish certain provisions regarding stray electrical current and voltage remediation. 
SB 153repeal the South Dakota certified site and technology park programs. 
SB 181enhance higher education affordability and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 182revise the rate of interest for late payment of certain taxes. 
SC 8Honoring the 2015 South Dakota Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Youth of the Year finalists. 
SC 14Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's l15th Signal Company, Brookings, South Dakota, on being awarded the General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower Trophy. 
SC 21recognizing and commending the 100th anniversary of the Order of the Arrow, the National Honor Society of the Boy Scouts of America. 
HB 1023prohibit a state officer or employee from having an interest in any contract that the state employee or officer approved, awarded, or administered for one calendar year following termination of state employment. 
HB 1064prohibit unlawful self-dealing by state officers and employees. 
HB 1137exclude the passing time between classes in the number of hours required in the school term for secondary students. 
HB 1165revise the composition requirement of the Historic Preservation Commission. 
HB 1166prohibit the use of tanning devices by minors. 
HB 1229revise provisions related to the release of medical waste. 

Co Sponsor

SB 1revise certain taxes and fees to fund improvements to public roads and bridges in South Dakota, to increase the maximum speed limit on interstate highways, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 73improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. 
SB 74restrict the use of fireworks that frighten livestock or leave debris on private property. 
SB 81require persons convicted of driving a vehicle while under influence of alcohol, drugs, or intoxicants to pay certain costs to the county. 
SB 85repeal certain requirements regarding the handlebar height on motorcycles. 
SB 86place a term limit on the office of poet laureate. 
SB 100create a leased residential property classification. 
SB 101establish certain provisions regarding cancer treatment medication coverage by insurance companies. 
SB 104revise certain provisions regarding student surveys. 
SB 105provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. 
SB 110revise the authority granted to the Building Authority and to the Board of Regents to construct an information system building on the campus of Dakota State University in Madison. 
SB 112revise certain provisions regarding voting rights of a person convicted of a felony. 
SB 135authorize municipalities to impose an additional sales and use tax for a limited period of time for a specified use. 
SB 139authorize the increase in the number of video lottery machines that may be placed in a licensed establishment under certain conditions. 
SB 146authorize funding for an honor guard detail for deceased veterans and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 149revise certain provisions regarding the maximum wheel tax that may be imposed by a county. 
SB 150require certain motor vehicles to pay an additional registration fee. 
SB 151revise the distribution of the revenue from petroleum release compensation and tank inspection fees. 
SB 165provide that the financial responsibility policy of a self-insured car rental company is secondary to the financial responsibility policy of the renter. 
SB 168establish a task force to study elder abuse in South Dakota. 
SB 170increase legislator salary. 
SB 177establish a youth minimum wage. 
SC 3Commending and honoring the 2013-2014 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota, including Tim Mitchell, Rapid City, School Superintendent; Anita Stugelmeyer, Lemmon, School Business Official; John Decker, Watertown, Elementary School Principal; Brad Seamer, McCook Central, Secondary School Principal; Peggy Diekhoff, Todd County, Assistant Secondary School Principal; Kym Johnston, Lennox, Curriculum Director; Michelle Powers, Brookings, Director of Special Education; and Rhonda Gross, Arlington, Middle School Principal, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. 
SC 5recognizing and honoring South Dakota Farmers Union for its 100th birthday. 
SC 13Honoring South Dakota's Army and Air National Guard outstanding personnel winners. 
SC 16Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the General Carl A. Spaatz Trophy. 
SC 23Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Engineer Battalion, Huron, South Dakota, for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckord Trophy. 
SC 26Commending and honoring Vern DeGeest on his retirement from teaching, coaching, and administrating after fifty-four years in South Dakota schools. 
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 4Urging Congress to support equity and sales tax fairness. 
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. 
HB 1097provide for a reduced minimum fall enrollment for certain school districts. 
HB 1124authorize motor vehicles to exceed the posted speed limit under certain conditions. 
HB 1149revise certain provisions regarding the setting of the salary of legislators. 
HB 1150provide for the annual adjustment of the salary of legislators. 
HB 1167authorize municipalities, counties, and school districts to post certain information on the internet in addition to or in lieu of certain publication requirements. 
HB 1201revise certain provisions regarding planning and zoning. 
HB 1207revise certain provisions concerning the school district pension fund and capital outlay fund tax levies, to provide property tax opt-out procedures for the capital outlay levy, and to revise the per student allocation. 
HC 1004Commending the Sioux Valley High School Competitive Cheer Team and coaches for the 2014 South Dakota State Class A Competitive Cheer championship. 
HC 1012Congratulating and commending the Hamlin High School football team for winning the 2014 State 9B Football Championship. 
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. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled