Representative Peri Pourier — 2019


Picture of Representative Peri Pourier

Party: Democrat
Term: New Member
District: 27
Counties: Bennett, Haakon, Jackson, Pennington, Oglala Lakota
Occupation: Background Investigator

Home Address:
PO Box 3041
108 Old Hospital Rd.
Pine Ridge, SD 57770

Home: 605-877-1238
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-877-1238

Email: Peri.Pourier@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Agriculture and Natural ResourcesMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 414 
JudiciaryMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 413 
Military and Veterans AffairsMember Call of Chair 3:00 PM TBA 

Interim Committees

State-Tribal RelationsMember 

Prime Sponsor

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 1237establish the duty to collect data and share information on missing and murdered indigenous persons. 
HB 1238revise provisions regarding training on missing and murdered indigenous persons. 
HB 1239revise certain provisions regarding temporary permits for the use of public water. 
HB 1240revise certain provisions regarding water permits. 
HB 1241establish certain provisions regarding training for human trafficking prevention. 
SC 12Commending and honoring Shane O'Connell for his success and achievement in national and international rodeo competitions. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1060make an appropriation for increased reimbursement for care of residents of nursing facilities and assisted living facilities. 
HB 1082to revise certain provisions regarding scrap metal purchases. 
HB 1092revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance disclosure reports. 
HB 1120appropriate funds for forest health and resilience. 
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 1147establish a tribal flag display on the capitol grounds. 
HB 1149provide an appropriation for the Native American achievement schools grant program. 
HB 1151permit certain acts at a school honoring or graduation ceremony. 
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 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 1175establish the Early Learning Advisory Council. 
HB 1191legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. 
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 1230add clergy to the list of mandatory reporters for suspected child abuse or neglect. 
HB 1244provide for the disclosure of certain documents and records of public officials. 
HB 1267prohibit county commissioners from holding municipal office. 
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 1006Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-first anniversary on June 13, 14, and 15, 2019. 
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 1001Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota regarding appointments to fill legislative vacancies. 
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 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 117authorize Spanish to be used in the process of issuing certain driver licenses and permits. 
SB 144remove certain sanctions regarding public assistance for certain felony drug offenders. 
SB 148provide for state employee protection from retaliation for certain communications. 
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. 
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. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events. 

Hearings

02/19 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesHB 1237establish the duty to collect data and share information on missing and murdered indigenous persons. 
02/19 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesHB 1238revise provisions regarding training on missing and murdered indigenous persons. 

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