Representative Lance S. Russell — 2017


Picture of Representative Lance S. Russell

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 30
Counties: Custer, Fall River, Pennington
Occupation: Attorney

Home Address:
1938 Lincoln Ave.
Hot Springs, SD 57747

Home: 605-745-6871
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-745-3228

Email: Lance.Russell@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

JudiciaryMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 413 
TaxationMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 414 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1108authorize concealed carry of a pistol or revolver without a permit to carry a concealed pistol. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1067establish maximum reproduction costs for medical records. 
HB 1083require reimbursement to certain entities for fire suppression and extinguishment costs. 
HB 1089ban the practice of female genital mutilation in the state, to provide a penalty therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1097provide for a reduced minimum fall enrollment for certain school districts. 
HB 1116repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1119revise certain adoption proceedings regarding the adult adoption of biological children. 
HB 1124authorize motor vehicles to exceed the posted speed limit under certain conditions. 
HB 1161limit certain rule making authority of the South Dakota High School Activities Association. 
HB 1183repeal the prohibition against carrying permitted concealed weapons in the state capitol building. 
HB 1194set a minimum size for a sign about zoning changes or conditional use permits. 
HB 1196revise certain driver licensing provisions. 
HB 1198require legislative approval for certain academic assessments. 
HB 1203provide for a state assessment and report on the effects of implementing the Clean Air Act. 
HB 1215provide for an optional enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1223end the state's involvement with common core state standards and to prohibit the adoption of certain multistate educational standards. 
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 1012Congratulating and commending the Hamlin High School football team for winning the 2014 State 9B Football Championship. 
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 1036Honoring and Commending Abbigail Boner of Castlewood, South Dakota, for receiving a 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. 
HCR 1003Urging Congress and the President of the United States to abolish the United States Department of Education. 
HCR 1004Addressed to the United States Supreme Court setting forth certain facts and expressly enumerating the grievances of the People of the State of South Dakota, through their elected representatives, with that Court's decision in Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973), and its progeny and calling for that Court to now protect the intrinsic, natural, fundamental rights of the children of our State and nation and the intrinsic, natural, fundamental rights of their pregnant mothers in their relationship with their children, and the mothers' health by reconsidering and overturning the court's decision in Roe. 
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. 
HCR 1008Urging Congress and the President to recognize tribal identification cards as a valid form of identification for all official purposes. 
HJR 1002making a formal application to the President of the United States, that the President grant a presidential pardon to Peter L. Larson. 
HJR 1005Designating Oglala Lakota County as the new name of Shannon County. 
SB 85repeal certain requirements regarding the handlebar height on motorcycles. 
SB 91make an appropriation to support the South Dakota need-based grant program and to declare an emergency. 
SB 92make an appropriation to support the South Dakota critical teaching needs scholarship program and to declare an emergency. 
SB 105provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. 
SB 117further protect the privacy of certain student information. 
SB 128revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. 
SB 162permit certain legislators to carry concealed firearms in the State Capitol Building under certain conditions 
SB 164require students to take a civics test to demonstrate knowledge of United States history and government. 
SB 167revise certain provisions relating to moisture and protein content devices and the fee that may be charged for such devices. 
SB 175revise certain provisions regarding the vehicles with military speciality plates that are not subject to annual registration fees. 
SB 187establish certain rights of parents regarding the upbringing, education, health care, and mental health care of their children and to provide certain penalties for the violation of those rights. 
SB 188require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. 
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. 
SCR 3Recognizing the mutual benefit between health care sharing and health savings accounts. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled