Representative John Mills — 2020


Picture of Representative John Mills

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 04
Counties: Brookings, Codington, Deuel, Grant
Occupation: Construction/Real Estate Development

Home Address:
21730 464th Ave.
Volga, SD 57071

Home: 605-826-4290
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-697-3118

Email: John.Mills@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

TaxationMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 464 
TransportationChair TTh 10:00 AM Room 413 

Interim Committees

BondingMember 
Executive BoardMember 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1159revise provisions regarding the referral of opt outs made by school districts. 
HB 1160to remove the tax exemption for cosmetic medical procedures. 
HB 1161revise the provision regarding emblem license plates. 
HB 1248revise the motor vehicle license fee for certain older trucks. 
HB 1249revise certain provisions regarding the operation of the South Dakota Lottery. 
HB 1250increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues, to provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues, and to repeal provisions regarding video lottery. 
SB 52create a state seal specialty plate emblem. 

Co Sponsor

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 1057prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1067modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments in forceable entry and detainer actions. 
HB 1068include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. 
HB 1070modify requirements regarding the installation and inspection of certain electrical wiring. 
HB 1077establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. 
HB 1095revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. 
HB 1100make an appropriation to begin the research and development of a new bioprocessing facility and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1104limit the scope of medical information that may be required as a condition of participation in sanctioned activities. 
HB 1112authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. 
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 1130revise the requirements for an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1140provide for a regular review of parenting guidelines. 
HB 1152provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. 
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 1252grant property tax relief to certain persons who are long-term residents and long-term property owners. 
HB 1277prevent trafficking, coercion, and exploitation that occurs under the guise of obscene content. 
HB 1282create the lottery repeal and recovery fund and revise provisions regarding the distribution of state revenue from video lottery. 
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 8004Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. 
HC 8010honoring and commending Brookings Area Habitat for Humanity for twenty-five years of working toward their vision of creating a world where everyone has a decent place to live by building and preserving decent and affordable housing. 
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 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 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. 
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. 
HC 8028Honoring and commending the annual Tyler Wilcox Memorial Guns n' Hoses Blood Drive for being named the America's Blood Centers' Blood Drive of the Year for 2019. 
HC 8033Commending and honoring Jason Hancock for his outstanding service to the South Dakota Legislature. 
HCR 6003Supporting the Electoral College. 
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 6006Requesting the members of South Dakota's congressional delegation to annually appear before a joint session of the Legislature to provide information and answer questions. 
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. 
SB 3revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. 
SB 68authorize a county gross receipts tax. 
SB 69revise the penalty for the misuse of emblem specialty plates on motor vehicles. 
SB 88require parental notification of self-injurious behavior expressed during counseling sessions. 
SB 90revise the distribution of motor fuel tax revenue, create a small structure and large culvert fund, provide for the use and administration of the fund, and to make an appropriation thereof. 
SB 111exclude certain wind energy tax revenue from the state aid to education formula. 
SB 135increase the bid limit for certain public improvements. 
SB 149revise provisions regarding emblem specialty plates. 
SC 801Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. 
SC 809To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state. 
SC 825Honoring the Deuel County High School Gymnastics Team for winning the 2020 State A Gymnastics Championship. 
SCR 602To invite responsible gun owners from Virginia to relocate to South Dakota. 

Hearings

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