Representative Burt Tulson — 2017


Picture of Representative Burt Tulson

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 02
Counties: Brown, Clark, Hamlin, Spink
Occupation: Retired Contractor/Farm Owner/Community Volunteer

Home Address:
44975 SD Hwy. 28
Lake Norden, SD 57248

Home: 605-785-3480
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-881-7809

Email: Burt.Tulson@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

EducationMember MWF 7:45 AM Room 413 
Local GovernmentMember TTh 10:00 AM Room 414 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1124authorize motor vehicles to exceed the posted speed limit under certain conditions. 
HB 1125revise certain provisions regarding the notice for meeting of public bodies. 
HB 1222revise certain educational requirements for state-certified residential appraisers and state-certified general appraisers. 
HC 1012Congratulating and commending the Hamlin High School football team for winning the 2014 State 9B Football Championship. 
HC 1036Honoring and Commending Abbigail Boner of Castlewood, South Dakota, for receiving a 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. 
SB 103authorize townships to levy a capital improvement property tax for secondary roads, bridges, and culverts. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1079revise the deadline for the Department of Health's annual report regarding abortions. 
HB 1083require reimbursement to certain entities for fire suppression and extinguishment costs. 
HB 1097provide for a reduced minimum fall enrollment for certain school districts. 
HB 1117provide for the approval of postsecondary courses for certain nonpublic school students and students receiving alternative instruction. 
HB 1118provide for oversight of postsecondary technical institutes. 
HB 1121authorize township boards to establish speed zones on township roads. 
HB 1122authorize township boards to designate certain roads as no maintenance roads. 
HB 1138revise the penalty for the failure to wear a properly adjusted and fastened safety seat belt system in a passenger vehicle. 
HB 1152limit the terms of certain conservation easements. 
HB 1153expand the definition of teleconference to include certain meetings conducted through electronic text colloquy and to require the retention of certain records of text colloquy meetings for public inspection. 
HB 1162enact the Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact. 
HB 1163reinstate certain civil actions for childhood sexual abuse. 
HB 1194set a minimum size for a sign about zoning changes or conditional use permits. 
HB 1201revise certain provisions regarding planning and zoning. 
HB 1216repeal the limitation on the total amount of revenue payable from taxes on real property for all taxing districts, except school districts. 
HC 1002Honoring Hunter Paulsen, a senior at Elk Point-Jefferson High School, for his outstanding accomplishments in the sport of cross country. 
HC 1004Commending the Sioux Valley High School Competitive Cheer Team and coaches for the 2014 South Dakota State Class A Competitive Cheer championship. 
HC 1006Commending and honoring the Dell Rapids Boys Golf Team for a successful 2014 season. 
HC 1007Commending and honoring the Dell Rapids Quarriers Football Team on a successful 2014 season. 
HC 1015Honoring senior Chris Pollema of Dakota Valley High School on his academic success. 
HC 1022Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2014 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. 
HC 1030Honoring Sheriff Mike Leidholt for his years of dedication, exemplary service, and service as President of the National Sheriffs' Association. 
HC 1031Honoring the 2015 Huron High School Speech and Debate Team on their outstanding performance. 
HCR 1002Supporting the continued operation of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery. 
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. 
SB 73improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. 
SB 101establish certain provisions regarding cancer treatment medication coverage by insurance companies. 
SB 105provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. 
SB 128revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. 
SB 135authorize municipalities to impose an additional sales and use tax for a limited period of time for a specified use. 
SB 146authorize funding for an honor guard detail for deceased veterans and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 154require that certain employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs be veterans. 
SB 157make an appropriation to the state aeronautics fund. 
SB 164require students to take a civics test to demonstrate knowledge of United States history and government. 
SB 168establish a task force to study elder abuse in South Dakota. 
SB 169provide medical care for certain unborn children. 
SB 175revise certain provisions regarding the vehicles with military speciality plates that are not subject to annual registration fees. 
SC 15Honoring the Dakota Valley High School Dance Team for winning the 2014 Class A Dance Grand State Title for the fifth year in a row. 
SC 26Commending and honoring Vern DeGeest on his retirement from teaching, coaching, and administrating after fifty-four years in South Dakota schools. 
SCR 6to direct the Department of Education to ensure South Dakota students are well-versed in civics and government. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled