Representative Arch Beal — 2019


Picture of Representative Arch Beal

Assistant Majority Leader

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 12
Counties: Lincoln, Minnehaha
Occupation: Business Owner

Home Address:
4001 W. 74th St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57108

Home: 605-336-3034
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-336-2988

Email: Arch.Beal@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Commerce and EnergyMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 464 
Legislative ProcedureMember Call of Chair 10:30 AM Room 413 
Joint Legislative ProcedureMember Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 
State AffairsVice-Chair MWF 7:45 AM Room 414 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1083revise certain programs to support education in South Dakota. 
HB 1084revise certain programs to support the growth of South Dakota. 
HB 1085revise certain programs to advance health care in South Dakota. 
HB 1086revise certain programs to expand economic development in South Dakota. 
SB 87enhance South Dakota. 
SB 88enhance education in South Dakota. 
SB 89enhance health care in South Dakota. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1040establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. 
HB 1043require the Department of Social Services to collect and report certain information regarding the military affiliation of a parent whose child is subject to a report of abuse or neglect. 
HB 1044authorize certain children who are subject to a pending military relocation to apply for enrollment in a school district. 
HB 1048authorize a public body to conduct certain deliberations in an executive or closed meeting. 
HB 1051establish the South Dakota state seal of civics literacy program. 
HB 1059revise certain provisions regarding vehicle dealer licensing. 
HB 1074provide a privilege for journalists and newscasters regarding refusal to disclose information. 
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 1082to revise certain provisions regarding scrap metal purchases. 
HB 1092revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance disclosure reports. 
HB 1104revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
HB 1110establish a penalty for certain persons who fail to file a birth certificate or who fail to provide the notice required for the filing of a death certificate. 
HB 1111provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. 
HB 1116prohibit the conduct of certain physical examinations or screenings on students in a school district without parental consent. 
HB 1124require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. 
HB 1126revise real estate licensure requirements for the sale of businesses. 
HB 1157revise provisions regarding challenges to candidate nominating petitions. 
HB 1187authorize 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. 
HB 1191legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. 
HB 1225establish a determinant in identifying a student's sexual identity for the purpose of participation in high school athletics. 
HB 1226revise the distance certain wind energy systems must be set back from surrounding property. 
HB 1227provide nonpublic schools certain tax revenue collected from rural electric companies. 
HB 1229require optional services through Medicaid to be authorized through special appropriation. 
HB 1230add clergy to the list of mandatory reporters for suspected child abuse or neglect. 
HB 1234provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. 
HB 1242include opossums within the definition of predator. 
HB 1243revise provisions regarding hate crimes. 
HC 1002Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. 
HC 1003Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2019 as National Social Work Month. 
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. 
HCR 1004Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement (BTA) between Taiwan and the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile.  
HCR 1006Instructing South Dakota's congressional representatives to support an effort in Congress to terminate the U.S. Department of Education. 
HJR 1003Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election a new section to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of a trust fund using the net receipts from unclaimed property. 
HJR 1005To apply for a convention of states under Article V of the Constitution of the United States to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office for federal officials and members of Congress. 
SB 47repeal and revise certain provisions regarding permits to carry a concealed pistol. 
SB 52provide for the addition of a half unit of civics education to the units of credit required for high school graduation. 
SB 55allow the national motto of the United States to be displayed in public schools. 
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 66remove the right of an annexing municipality to acquire service territory of an electric utility. 
SB 68define certain acts as misbranding of food products. 
SB 71prohibit capital punishment of any person with severe mental illness. 
SB 90revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. 
SB 115authorize the conditional carrying of a concealed pistol in the state capitol by certain persons. 
SB 142require the state to assume the responsibility for legal expenses of certain persons in state custody. 
SB 154authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. 

Hearings

02/20 10:00 AM Senate State AffairsSB 87enhance South Dakota. 
02/20 07:30 AM House State AffairsHB 1084revise certain programs to support the growth of South Dakota. 
02/21 07:45 AM House Health and Human ServicesHB 1085revise certain programs to advance health care in South Dakota. 

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