Senator Jordan R. Youngberg — 2019


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Majority Whip

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 08
Counties: Lake, Miner, Moody, Sanborn
Occupation: Business Owner/Entrepreneur

Home Address:
609 NE 3rd St.
Madison, SD 57042

Home: 605-254-3051
Capitol: 605-773-3821


Email: Jordan.Youngberg@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Agriculture and Natural ResourcesVice-Chair TTh 10:00 AM Room 412 
State AffairsMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 414 

Interim Committees

State-Tribal RelationsMember 

Prime Sponsor

SB 94revise provisions regarding rule-making authority to establish certain fuel standards. 
SB 154authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. 
SB 171designate saltwater aquatic farms as agricultural operations. 
HB 1146revise provisions related to unclaimed property. 
HB 1159repeal a provision that prohibits hunting mourning doves on public roads and highways. 
HB 1191legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. 

Co Sponsor

SB 1add a legislator to the membership of the Extraordinary Cost Oversight Board, to establish the board in statute, and to repeal the administrative rules creating the board. 
SB 2adjust for inflation the amount of the special education appropriation that may be set aside for extraordinary expenses. 
SB 3create the Special Education Interim Legislative Committee. 
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 65provide for the construction, renovation, improvement, remodeling, alteration, addition to and repairing of courthouses, jails, incarceration reduction facilities, and other necessary buildings. 
SB 68define certain acts as misbranding of food products. 
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 86revise provisions regarding certain tax rates. 
SB 90revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. 
SB 105distribute a portion of tourism promotion funds to the special racing revolving fund and the South Dakota-bred racing fund. 
SB 126revise certain provisions regarding the common language of the state and to recognize the official indigenous language of the state. 
SB 128make an appropriation to the gaming commission fund, to provide for the transfer of funds to the special racing revolving fund and the South Dakota-bred racing fund, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 138revise certain provisions regarding microbreweries. 
SB 150revise the penalty for possession of substances containing cannabis intended for consumption other than by smoking or inhalation. 
SB 164establish procedures for the investigation of certain missing and murdered indigenous persons. 
SB 183revise certain provisions regarding buffer strips. 
SB 184revise certain provisions regarding certification of utility permits. 
SC 7Commending and honoring the Parker School District Board of Education on their selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota School Board Award of Excellence recipient for 2018. 
SC 10Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Volleyball Team for their outstanding athletic performance upon winning the 2018 Summit League Tournament Championship. 
SC 12Commending and honoring Shane O'Connell for his success and achievement in national and international rodeo competitions. 
SC 20Honoring and commending the 2018 Tea Area High School Titans Boys Soccer Team and the students and staff involved in the program. 
SC 21Commending and honoring the Tea Area High School boys' golf team for their second State A Championship title under the leadership of head coach, Jason Sudenga. 
SC 22Honoring and commending the Lennox Junior Legion baseball team for capturing the 2018 South Dakota State Junior Legion Baseball Title. 
SC 23Honoring and commending Travis Ehrisman, high school science teacher, on being named Tea Area School District Teacher of the Year. 
SC 24Honoring, commending, and thanking Lincoln County Officer Travis Johns on being named South Dakota Officer of the Year in 2018 by the South Dakota Association of School Resource Officers. 
SC 25Honoring and commending Harrisburg student Andrea Brandner, winner of two grand championships at the 2018 South Dakota State 4-H Horse Show. 
SC 26Honoring and commending David Preheim for being selected as the 2018 Southeast Area Assistant Principal of the Year by the Southeast Area Principals' Group. 
SC 27Honoring Lennox High School freshman Xavier Larson for receiving a superior award at the state-wide oral interpretation competition. 
SC 28Honoring and commending Blake Crosby on being awarded Lennox School District Teacher of the Year. 
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 32Honoring and congratulating Nash Hutmacher for winning the 285-pound weight class at the 2019 State Class A Wrestling Tournament for the third consecutive year, as well as his success in the sport of football. 
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 1Urging Congress to increase federal funding for special education. 
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. 
SCR 10Urging the United States Congress to amend the Dakota Removal Act of 1863. 
SCR 13Recognizing the "Know Before You Fly" campaign as an official source of safety education for operators of unmanned aircraft systems and instructing the Department of Public Safety to educate the public about the campaign. 
SJR 1Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, related to terms of office for members of the Legislature. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events. 
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. 
SR 1Urging the President and United States Congress to act quickly to end the ongoing federal government shutdown. 
HB 1001revise the timing of the recalculation of the allocations for the disability levels in the state aid to special education formula. 
HB 1040establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. 
HB 1054revise certain provisions regarding the possession of firearms on certain vehicles. 
HB 1055require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients. 
HB 1056prohibit certain local ordinances regarding firearms. 
HB 1060make an appropriation for increased reimbursement for care of residents of nursing facilities and assisted living facilities. 
HB 1061provide for a court order to test for HIV at the request of victims of certain crimes. 
HB 1062exempt from alcoholic beverage regulations certain uses of alcohol by postsecondary institutions.  
HB 1074provide a privilege for journalists and newscasters regarding refusal to disclose information. 
HB 1092revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance disclosure reports. 
HB 1104revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
HB 1111provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. 
HB 1121repeal certain provisions regarding health inspections of food service establishments. 
HB 1122revise references to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. 
HB 1124require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. 
HB 1125create a property tax relief fund and to provide for the transfer of certain unobligated cash balances. 
HB 1138revise provisions regarding the mandatory retirement age of judges. 
HB 1140prohibit any high school interscholastic activities association from restricting or prohibiting broadcasting of high school activities. 
HB 1145establish certain provisions regarding the mowing of rights-of-way adjacent to the state trunk highway system. 
HB 1153revise certain provisions on the protection of historic properties. 
HB 1161revise certain provisions regarding the issuance of temporary permits for the use of public water. 
HB 1175establish the Early Learning Advisory Council. 
HB 1188revise provisions regarding fertilizer inspection fees. 
HB 1226revise the distance certain wind energy systems must be set back from surrounding property. 
HB 1234provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. 
HB 1243revise provisions regarding hate crimes. 
HB 1269temporarily revise the statute of limitations for bringing a civil action for certain cases of child sexual abuse. 
HC 1002Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. 
HC 1005Recognizing the month of September as Opioid Abuse Awareness and Prevention 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. 
HC 1008Recognizing February as Black History Month and South Dakota's rich history of African American achievements. 
HC 1012Honoring the 2018 Augustana University Baseball Team and the students and staff involved in the baseball program. 
HC 1015Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for placing second in the 2018 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. 
HC 1017Recognizing the individuals and organizations participating in memorial rides and runs this winter to honor and pay tribute to those brave relatives who lost their lives during the tumultuous times in the 1860s through the Wounded Knee Massacre in 1890. 
HC 1025Commending and honoring Raica, a police service dog for the South Dakota Highway Patrol and her Police Service Dog Handler Trooper Michael Dale, for their loyal team service to the State of South Dakota for the past seven years. 
HC 1028Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. 
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 1005Petitioning Congress and the President to defend Israel against hostile actions; expressing the strongest support for, and unity with, the people and State of Israel; and strongly condemning the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement and the increasing incidents of anti-Semitism against Israel and the Jewish people. 
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. 

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