Representative Ryan Cwach — 2019


Picture of Representative Ryan Cwach

Party: Democrat
Term: New Member
District: 18
Counties: Yankton
Occupation: Attorney

Home Address:
909 W. 13th St.
Yankton, SD 57078


Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-260-4747

Email: Ryan.Cwach@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

JudiciaryMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 413 
Local GovernmentMember TTh 10:00 AM Room 414 

Interim Committees

Rules ReviewMember 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1165establish the South Dakota prepaid college program and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1166prohibit the obligation recovery center from imposing a cost recovery fee on any debts owed within the Board of Regents' system. 
HB 1213require a feasibility study and actuarial analysis on long-term care services and supports. 
HB 1214prohibit certain licenses and registrations from being withheld from certain persons owing a debt within the Board of Regents' system. 
HB 1215revise provisions regarding the posting of county and municipality ordinances. 
HB 1236revise certain provisions regarding health insurance coverage. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1059revise certain provisions regarding vehicle dealer licensing. 
HB 1060make an appropriation for increased reimbursement for care of residents of nursing facilities and assisted living facilities. 
HB 1072correct a definition in the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. 
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 1092revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance disclosure reports. 
HB 1120appropriate funds for forest health and resilience. 
HB 1156designate the accordion as the official state musical instrument. 
HB 1163establish the Tax Revenue Study Task Force to study tax revenue in this state. 
HB 1164revise certain provisions regarding the operation of vehicles upon the approach of authorized emergency vehicles. 
HB 1175establish the Early Learning Advisory Council. 
HB 1191legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. 
HB 1207revise provisions regarding banking. 
HB 1208establish certain provisions regarding inspections of food service and mobile food service establishments. 
HB 1209revise certain provisions regarding vapor products. 
HB 1243revise provisions regarding hate crimes. 
HB 1244provide for the disclosure of certain documents and records of public officials. 
HB 1267prohibit county commissioners from holding municipal office. 
HC 1002Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. 
HC 1004Honoring and commending Myron Floren, for his service to the state of South Dakota through his exemplary work as an accordionist. 
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 1008Recognizing February as Black History Month and South Dakota's rich history of African American achievements. 
HC 1009Honoring Rena Ortbahn for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature. 
HC 1011Honoring and commending the city of Yankton on the 150th anniversary of its incorporation. 
HC 1012Honoring the 2018 Augustana University Baseball Team and the students and staff involved in the baseball program. 
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 1026Honoring the service of the South Dakota National Guard's Adjutant General, Major General Timothy A. Reisch, for his tenure serving as Adjutant Major General for the State of South Dakota Department of Military from April 2011 through June 2019. 
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. 
HJR 1007To refer to the voters the question of whether the state should expand Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. 
HR 1001Commending and honoring Angela Kennecke for excellence in investigative reporting and service to the people of South Dakota. 
SB 68define certain acts as misbranding of food products. 
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 114attribute campaign contributions by certain minors to their parents. 
SB 117authorize Spanish to be used in the process of issuing certain driver licenses and permits. 
SB 118establish certain provisions regarding advance care planning. 
SB 125revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2019 to fund the literacy intervention program. 
SB 126revise certain provisions regarding the common language of the state and to recognize the official indigenous language of the state. 
SB 138revise certain provisions regarding microbreweries. 
SB 148provide for state employee protection from retaliation for certain communications. 
SB 183revise certain provisions regarding buffer strips. 
SC 12Commending and honoring Shane O'Connell for his success and achievement in national and international rodeo competitions. 
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. 
SCR 7Directing the Executive Board to create a fifteen-member task force to study and make legislative proposals regarding alternatives to imprisonment for those convicted of the crime of ingestion of controlled substances. 

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