Senator Jim Stalzer — 2020


Picture of Senator Jim Stalzer

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 11
Counties: Minnehaha
Occupation: Retired - IT

Home Address:
5909 W. Bristol Dr.
Sioux Falls, SD 57106

Home: 605-838-0354
Capitol: 605-773-3821


Email: Jim.Stalzer@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Commerce and EnergyChair TTh 10:00 AM Room 423 
JudiciaryMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 413 
Military and Veterans AffairsMember Call of Chair 8:00 AM TBA 
TaxationMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 423 

Prime Sponsor

SB 2require the Department of Social Services to fully support a statewide centralized resource information system. 
SB 98extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. 
SB 103limit the disclosure of presidential election results and to provide for a suspension of such disclosure. 
SB 109provide protections for health care decisions governed by conscience. 
SB 116establish requirements certain state entities must follow when applying for federal grants. 
SB 120establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor. 
SB 151define critical infrastructure and revise certain crimes for the trespass or damage to critical infrastructure. 
SB 156repeal provisions regarding the South Dakota Veterans Commission. 
SB 180repeal and revise certain provisions regarding the petition circulation process. 
HB 1138establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1152provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. 
HB 1165revise provisions regarding the acceptance of gifts by municipalities. 
HB 1265revise provisions regarding off-sale delivery licenses for the delivery of alcoholic beverages. 
HC 8015Honoring Girls State Governor Success Suehne of Sioux Falls and Boys State Governor Johnathan Smith of Sioux Falls and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. 
HC 8016Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls for being awarded the Meritorious Unit Award and Winston P. Wilson Trophy for 2019. 
HC 8018Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Forward Support Company of Huron on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' General John J. Pershing Trophy. 
HCR 6016Supporting the efforts of William "Bill" Casper as the South Dakota state chairman of the State Funeral for World War II Veterans in his efforts to petition President Donald J. Trump to hold a state funeral for World War II veterans. 

Co Sponsor

SB 1provide for the use of electronic communication in the involuntary commitment process and to declare an emergency. 
SB 3revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. 
SB 54regulate the use of auxiliary containers. 
SB 59to protect the teaching of certain scientific information. 
SB 60adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. 
SB 65revise certain provisions pertaining to trusts. 
SB 78increase funding for court appointed special advocates. 
SB 80revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. 
SB 81establish eligibility criteria for out-of-state health institutions to receive financing from the Health and Educational Facilities Authority. 
SB 88require parental notification of self-injurious behavior expressed during counseling sessions. 
SB 89revise provisions regarding victim's rights. 
SB 119revise certain provisions regarding private placement insurance. 
SB 139revise provisions regarding replacement nursing facilities. 
SB 140provide for the resolution of alleged certain disability violations. 
SB 155provide for step therapy protocol regarding certain prescription drugs. 
SB 166provide a transfer of funds for the postsecondary scholarship grant fund and to declare an emergency. 
SC 801Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. 
SC 802Recognizing and congratulating the Augustana Softball Team, who won the 2019 NCAA DII National Championship, and the students and staff involved in the softball program. 
SC 803Commending the Bare Bodkins Theatre Company for their hard work and dedication to producing professional and accessible Shakespeare productions in Sioux Falls. 
SCR 602To invite responsible gun owners from Virginia to relocate to South Dakota. 
HB 1001repeal certain provisions regarding the organization of the Legislature. 
HB 1002revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. 
HB 1003repeal certain provisions regarding legislative employees. 
HB 1004provide for the defense of laws by the Legislature. 
HB 1005revise certain provisions regarding the use of telehealth technologies. 
HB 1057prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1065revise drone surveillance protections. 
HB 1067modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments. 
HB 1068include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. 
HB 1069authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. 
HB 1070modify requirements regarding the installation and inspection of certain electrical wiring. 
HB 1077establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. 
HB 1094repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. 
HB 1095revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. 
HB 1096prohibit commercial surrogacy contracts, provide a penalty for facilitating a commercial surrogacy, and establish an interim committee to evaluate surrogacy in the state. 
HB 1098authorize certain off-sale licenses for certain entities and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1106authorize the state investment officer to include an indemnity provision in certain investment-related documents. 
HB 1108adopt the Uniform Civil Remedies for Unauthorized Disclosure of Intimate Images Act. 
HB 1113provide for remote participation in a shareholders' meeting. 
HB 1115revise certain provisions related to athlete agent conduct. 
HB 1119include certain offenses committed in another state for purposes of an enhanced penalty. 
HB 1129authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. 
HB 1131prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. 
HB 1156to prohibit the conduct of certain physical examinations or screenings on students in a school district without parental consent. 
HB 1167revise provisions regarding confidential communications between a student and certain school employees. 
HB 1172require the annual submission of a zero-based budget from certain departments or budget units. 
HB 1177require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. 
HB 1181revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. 
HB 1195provide an affirmative defense to pregnant women for certain controlled substance offenses. 
HB 1206revise certain provisions regarding the commitment of a delinquent child to the Department of Corrections. 
HB 1207extend the termination date for the Juvenile Justice Public Safety Oversight Council. 
HB 1218require responses and reporting regarding the testing, assessment, evaluation, or observation of students. 
HB 1231authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. 
HC 8002Commending and honoring the 2018-2019 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: JOEL JORGENSON, Madison Central, School Superintendent; DON LYON, Spearfish, Middle School Principal; PAUL LUNDBERG, Brandon Valley, School Business Official; MATT ALLEY, West Central, Elementary School Principal; JOE CHILDS, Mitchell, Secondary School Principal; DAVE PREHEIM, Tea, Assistant High School Principal; MICHAEL AMOLINS, Harrisburg, Curriculum Leader; WENDY OTHEIM, Brookings, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. 
HC 8007Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's Ellwein family of Rapid City for being awarded the Association of the United States Army Volunteer Family of the Year Award for 2019. 
HC 8008Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, South Dakota. 
HC 8011Commending and honoring Renee Ullom, a member of the Brandon Valley School District Board of Education, on her selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2019. 
HC 8012Recognizing Peace Corps volunteers and returned volunteers for their service to our country and the world. 
HC 8017Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 139th Brigade Support Battalion of Brookings for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckard Trophy and General Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Award for 2019. 
HC 8019Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 730th Area Support Medical Company of Vermillion on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' Certificate of Victory. 
HC 8020To honor the Sioux Falls O'Gorman Knights as the 2019 Class 11 AAA State High School Football Champions. 
HCR 6003Supporting the Electoral College. 
HCR 6004To create a task force for the purpose of reviewing the manner in which mental health services are delivered in this state and considering changes to existing models or alternative models that could be utilized for the delivery of mental health services on a regional basis in this state. 
HCR 6005Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. 
HCR 6012Supporting the right to pray in public schools. 
HJR 5001To 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. 

Hearings

02/24 02:00 PM SenateSB 2require the Department of Social Services to fully support a statewide centralized resource information system. 
02/24 02:00 PM SenateHB 1165revise provisions regarding the acceptance of gifts by municipalities. 
02/24 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesHCR 6016Supporting the efforts of William "Bill" Casper as the South Dakota state chairman of the State Funeral for World War II Veterans in his efforts to petition President Donald J. Trump to hold a state funeral for World War II veterans. 

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