Representative Dan Ahlers — 2018


Picture of Representative Dan Ahlers

Party: Democrat
Term: New Member
District: 25
Counties: Minnehaha
Occupation: Small Business Owner

Home Address:
913 N. Washington Ave.
Dell Rapids, SD 57022

Home: 605-940-3071
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-428-5800

Email: Dan.Ahlers@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Joint Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Retirement LawsMember Call of Chair 3:00 PM Room 413 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1076authorize townships to use a tax levy for emergency medical services. 
HB 1077update certain language regarding capital punishment and to revise the mandatory sentence for persons with an intellectual disability convicted of murder in the first degree. 
HB 1089repeal the South Dakota certified beef program and to transfer remaining funds from the South Dakota certified beef fund. 
HB 1090revise the deposits of the proceeds from the sale of certain surplus real estate at the South Dakota Veterans' Home. 
HB 1091revise certain requirements for a legal newspaper. 
HB 1092revise certain requirements regarding municipal annexation resolutions. 
SB 76authorize the use of tribal identification cards for the purpose of voter registration. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1075authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs) and the demolition of Lowry Hall at Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1088revise the consignment sales requirements for dealers of motorcycles, off-road vehicles, snowmobiles, and boats. 
HB 1094revise certain provisions regarding limitations on licensees engaged in the business of making loans. 
HB 1100require a name be printed on public contracts. 
HB 1101revise certain provisions regarding used motorcycles offered for sale at an event. 
HB 1102clarify certain provisions regarding the great seal of South Dakota and to establish a penalty for misrepresentation of the great seal. 
HB 1103require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. 
HB 1104revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. 
HB 1109provide for parole eligibility and early final discharge for certain inmates. 
HC 1001Honoring Arlene Kvislen for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota, the Legislature, and the South Dakota House of Representatives. 
HCR 1001Calling for statewide recognition of the brain drain currently taking place in South Dakota and urging state and local officials to take action to attract new residents to the state after they graduate. 
HJR 1002Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, regarding filling legislative vacancies. 
SB 74create an exception to the minimum difference in age between adoptive parent and child. 
SB 77revise certain provisions regarding required campaign finance disclosure statements submitted by ballot question committees. 
SB 86revise certain requirements when a local unit of government sells surplus property through a real estate broker. 
SB 88revise certain provisions in regarding disinterment permits. 
SB 91authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide for the design, construction, and equipping of a state veterans cemetery in Sioux Falls, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 97provide a special motor vehicle license plate for certain women veterans. 
SB 98revise certain provisions regarding the 911 emergency surcharge, the public safety 911 emergency fund, and revenue distribution and to repeal the 911 emergency surcharge sunset clause. 
SB 99authorize the release of certain 911 emergency surcharge information to public safety answering points. 
SCR 1Honoring the memory and accomplishments of President Grover Cleveland. 

Hearings

01/19 07:45 AM House State AffairsHB 1077update certain language regarding capital punishment and to revise the mandatory sentence for persons with an intellectual disability convicted of murder in the first degree. 
01/25 10:00 AM House Local GovernmentHB 1092revise certain requirements regarding municipal annexation resolutions. 
01/23 08:15 AM House TaxationHB 1076authorize townships to use a tax levy for emergency medical services. 
01/22 10:00 AM Senate State AffairsSB 76authorize the use of tribal identification cards for the purpose of voter registration.