Representative Kirk Chaffee — 2019


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Party: Republican
Term: New Member
District: 29
Counties: Butte, Meade, Pennington
Occupation: Consultant


Session Committees

Local GovernmentMember TTh 10:00 AM Room 414 
TaxationMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 464 

Interim Committees

Ag. Land Assessment Task ForceMember 
Electric Services in an Annexed AreaMember 

Co Sponsor

HB 1050revise certain provisions regarding the use and possession of scanning devices and reencoders. 
HB 1052revise certain provisions regarding the notice given to county commissioners for special sessions. 
HB 1072correct a definition in the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. 
HB 1073revise provisions regarding the locating and spotting of predators or varmints from a drone. 
HB 1075revise certain provisions regarding the authority of conservation district governing boards. 
HB 1091provide for the selection of a lieutenant governor by a candidate for governor. 
HB 1111provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. 
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 1128revise provisions regarding the maximum term of promissory notes issued to municipalities. 
HB 1142revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. 
HB 1160revise certain provisions regarding emergency management. 
HB 1171allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. 
HB 1178revise provisions regarding the beginning period for absentee voting. 
HB 1185revise provisions regarding farm wineries. 
HB 1204exempt certain sales of goods and services by minors from the sales tax. 
HB 1229require optional services through Medicaid to be authorized through special appropriation. 
HB 1234provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. 
HB 1243revise provisions regarding hate crimes. 
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 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 1013Honoring and commending Dr. David E. Peterson for his outstanding service in the field of dentistry to patients in South Dakota. 
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 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. 
HR 1003Denouncing the recent passage of New York's abortion law and requesting that the Governor declare a day of prayer and fasting to atone for the unspeakable crime of abortion. 
SB 55require the national motto of the United States to be displayed in public schools. 
SB 63increase the penalty for a subsequent conviction for trespass to hunt, fish, or trap. 
SB 66establish an interim legislative committee to study issues related to electric services in an annexed area. 
SB 68define certain acts as misbranding of food products. 
SB 90revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. 
SB 92revise certain provisions regarding the signature requirements for municipal elections. 
SB 112provide for the assessment of certain agricultural land as noncropland. 
SB 115authorize the conditional carrying of a concealed pistol in the state capitol by certain persons. 
SB 149increase the amount authorized for certain brand fees and to authorize a brand registration application fee. 
SB 154authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. 
SB 171designate saltwater aquatic farms as agricultural operations. 
SC 30Commending, honoring, and thanking President George H. W. Bush for his many years of great service to our country. 
SC 38Honoring Alec Atwood of Beresford High School. 
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. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events. 

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