Senator Lee Schoenbeck — 2019


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Party: Republican
Term: New Member
District: 05
Counties: Codington
Occupation: Attorney

Home Address:
419 54th St. SW
Watertown, SD 57201


Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business: 605-886-0010

Email: Lee.Schoenbeck@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Commerce and EnergyVice-Chair TTh 10:00 AM Room 423 
JudiciaryMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 413 
Legislative ProcedureMember Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 
Joint Legislative ProcedureMember Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 

Prime Sponsor

SB 45revise the provisions regarding the filing of a statement of additional issues on appeal in certain contested cases. 
SB 46repeal provisions regarding river basin natural resource districts 
SB 53authorize certain retailers to offer quantity discounts or cash discounts for the purchase of alcoholic beverages. 
SB 73revise qualifications for sanitary district trustees. 
SB 74revise provisions regarding multiple convictions for certain offenses. 
SB 81revise provisions regarding minimum demand of electric service. 
SB 82revise provisions regarding election of officers for rural electric cooperatives 
SB 83revise provisions regarding meetings and records of rural electric cooperatives. 
SB 96expand application of the tax credit for contributions to a scholarship granting organization. 
HB 1039provide for the use of the Obligation Recovery Center by certain postsecondary technical institutes. 
HB 1042exempt law enforcement from the requirements to be licensed as commercial drivers. 
HB 1061provide for a court order to test for HIV at the request of victims of certain crimes. 
HB 1074provide a privilege for journalists and newscasters regarding refusal to disclose information. 
HB 1076revise certain real estate licensee advertising restrictions and grant rule-making authority regarding real estate teams. 
HB 1077revise provisions regarding designation of a no maintenance highway. 
HB 1092revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance disclosure reports. 
HB 1179revise certain provisions regarding victims of sexual assault. 
HB 1193provide a criminal penalty for causing an abortion against a pregnant mother's will. 
HC 1003Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2019 as National Social Work Month. 
HC 1023Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st Battalion, 147th Field Artillery of Watertown on being awarded the Certificate of Victory for the National Guard Association of the United States. 
HC 1027Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's Bravo Battery, 1st Battalion, 147th Field Artillery of Yankton on being awarded the General John J. Pershing Trophy for the National Guard Association of the United States. 

Co Sponsor

SB 51revise certain provisions regarding trusts. 
SB 55require the national motto of the United States to be displayed in public schools. 
SB 58authorize the Bureau of Administration to conduct a study of the Flaming Fountain on Capitol Lake, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 60require the secretary of public safety to provide recommendations to the Legislature on a statewide threat assessment plan. 
SB 61provide certain provisions regarding nursing facility closures. 
SB 62provide for the use of certain general funds to increase Medicaid reimbursement rates for existing Medicaid providers. 
SB 63increase the penalty for a subsequent conviction for trespass to hunt, fish, or trap. 
SB 65provide for the construction, renovation, improvement, remodeling, alteration, addition to and repairing of courthouses, jails, incarceration reduction facilities, and other necessary buildings. 
SB 67revise provisions regarding commitment of a child adjudicated as delinquent. 
SB 70revise certain provisions regarding hospital liens. 
SB 71prohibit capital punishment of any person with severe mental illness. 
SB 80make an appropriation to the Equal Access to Our Courts Commission. 
SB 84authorize the possession and administration of opioid antagonists by school district and nonpublic school personnel, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 86revise provisions regarding certain tax rates. 
SB 90revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. 
SB 103provide for an annual transfer of certain unobligated state general funds into the local bridge improvement grant fund. 
SB 106authorize a county gross receipts tax. 
SB 107revise provisions regarding rape. 
SB 138revise certain provisions regarding microbreweries. 
SB 154authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. 
SC 5Congratulating and recognizing Chris Nilsen from the University of South Dakota on breaking the NCAA Championship men's pole vault meet record. 
SC 6Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Track and Field Team for their outstanding athletic performance upon winning their first Summit League Outdoor Championship in the 2018 season. 
SC 13Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Cross Country Team for their outstanding athletic performance in winning their fifth consecutive Summit League Championship. 
SC 14Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Basketball Team for their outstanding athletic performance in winning their third regular season Summit League Championship in four years. 
SC 29Honoring Lois Henry for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature. 
SC 30Commending, honoring, and thanking President George H. W. Bush for his many years of great service to our country. 
SC 35Recognizing and honoring the bravery of the Beresford FFA students who quickly and courageously acted to help the residents of a burning apartment building. 
SC 36Honoring the Canton High School wrestling team for their outstanding accomplishments during the 2018-2019 season. 
SCR 5Commending Senators John Thune and Mike Rounds for their votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the United States Supreme Court, and wishing Associate Justice Kavanaugh well in his new role. 
SCR 6Urging the President of the United States to make agricultural exports a priority and protect agricultural products from all current and future tariffs. 
SCR 8Requesting Congress to lawfully change the Medicaid eligibility requirements to give states the option to provide Medicaid services to persons in jail pending disposition. 
SJR 5Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authorization of certain games of chance in the City of Yankton. 
HB 1049revise certain provisions regarding driving after consuming certain drugs or substances. 
HB 1055require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients. 
HB 1068authorize the Transportation Commission to promulgate rules to allow certain motor vehicles to follow another motor vehicle on a state highway more closely than otherwise permitted by law. 
HB 1079allow a person to perform plumbing work on the person's own property without a license and establish a fee. 
HB 1080increase the property tax exemption allowed for certain veterans with a disability and the surviving spouses of certain veterans with a disability. 
HB 1081authorize certain paraplegic or amputee veterans or their surviving spouses to retain a property tax exemption without having to reapply each year. 
HB 1111provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. 
HB 1156designate the accordion as the official state musical instrument. 
HB 1164revise certain provisions regarding the operation of vehicles upon the approach of authorized emergency vehicles. 
HB 1180revise certain provisions regarding the collection and storage of sexual assault kit evidence. 
HC 1002Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. 
HC 1006Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-first anniversary on June 13, 14, and 15, 2019. 
HC 1007Honoring Calico Ducheneaux of Mobridge, South Dakota Girls State Governor and Seamus Duffy of Sioux Falls, South Dakota Boys State Governor and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. 
HC 1012Honoring the 2018 Augustana University Baseball Team and the students and staff involved in the baseball program. 
HC 1014Honoring the 2019 South Dakota Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Youth of the Year finalists. 
HC 1028Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. 

Hearings

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