Senator Mark Kirkeby — 2014


Picture of Senator Mark Kirkeby

Party: Republican
Term: Other House
District: 35
Counties: Pennington
Occupation: Development Director, The Salvation Army


Session Committees

JudiciaryMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 413 
Local GovernmentChair MWF 7:45 AM Room 412 
TaxationMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 423 

Prime Sponsor

SB 65revise and clarify voter eligibility for road district elections. 
SB 72require notice to judgment debtors when certain judgments are discharged. 
SB 110require state employees to make certain payments or contributions for health insurance. 
SB 111revise certain property tax limitations. 
SB 123require the Department of Social Services to develop a procedure to screen and test applicants for certain financial assistance benefits to determine if the applicants are using controlled substances. 
SB 132provide for the development of a rural 211 system for the purpose of providing access to all South Dakotans who need information about community resources and disaster response resources and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1077enact the Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act. 
HB 1086create a leased residential property classification and to establish the school district general fund levy for the property classification. 
HB 1091allow municipalities and counties to adopt a property maintenance code. 
HB 1092require that crematories be under the direction of licensed funeral establishments and funeral directors. 
HB 1095revise and clarify certain provisions relating to municipal officers. 
HB 1096revise certain provisions regarding the challenging of certain election petitions. 
HB 1104allow local governing bodies to require the payment for certain goods and services by electronic transaction. 
HB 1105repeal certain outdated and obsolete provisions regarding the compilation and publication of certain local government annual fiscal reports. 
HB 1117restrict the posting of Gun Free Zone signs in public buildings. 
HB 1118clarify certain provisions about discharging firearms in safety zones. 
HB 1123allow alcoholic beverages to be sold, served, and consumed in certain on-sale licensees during an extended period of time if specific conditions are met. 
HB 1127provide an exemption for alimony payments in debtor filings. 
HB 1169protect certain homestead exemption interests during sale of homestead or separation of owners. 
HB 1181allow for the requirement of a certification of health from an employee of a school. 
HB 1182provide for the establishment of crossbow hunting seasons during certain archery hunting seasons. 
HB 1211establish the right to have a firearm in a motor vehicle under most circumstances. 
HB 1225establish a special order shipping license and to provide for the direct shipment of wine to consumers. 
HB 1226create a work-share program available to employers during times of economic distress. 

Co Sponsor

SB 68adopt the uniform real property electronic recording act, to use an existing funding source to implement the provisions of this Act, and to revise certain provisions concerning electronic recording. 
SB 69revise certain provisions regarding good cause for voluntarily leaving employment. 
SB 74provide for the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
SB 75prohibit local governments from enacting, maintaining, or enforcing regulations on certain dog breeds. 
SB 81prohibit the possession of certain items in jails, to provide a penalty therefor, and to revise the penalty for the procurement of certain items into a jail. 
SB 85revise certain provisions regarding confidential criminal justice information. 
SB 86make an appropriation to the state aeronautics fund. 
SB 96exempt certain purchases for law enforcement, fire protection, and emergency medical and transport services from the general provisions regarding procurement of public safety equipment for the state and its political subdivisions. 
SB 97revoke professional or trade licensure obtained through false degrees. 
SB 98allow certain municipalities to charge a higher occupational tax. 
SB 100provide for the filling of a vacancy if no person is elected to succeed an elected official in municipalities. 
SB 102provide that, upon completion of certain proceedings, magistrate judges may return or dispose of property taken in as evidence. 
SB 114establish a wine direct shipper license and to provide for certain direct shipments of wine. 
SB 118revise certain criminal penalties for intentional damage to private property. 
SB 120provide for the registration and administration of navigators under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and to declare an emergency. 
SB 122provide for certain insurance coverage for the treatment of hearing impairments for persons under the age of nineteen. 
SB 125prohibit registered sex offenders from loitering in certain areas. 
SB 127make an appropriation to fund the Teach for America grant program. 
SB 130reinstate certain civil actions for childhood sexual abuse if subsequent legislation had the effect of limiting the plaintiff's right to recovery. 
SB 131provide that a truancy complaint is grounds to refuse a certificate for excuse from school attendance. 
SB 137make an appropriation to rehabilitate certain state-owned rail lines and to declare an emergency. 
SB 149establish a pilot grant program for alternative care programs for adults with substance abuse issues, to provide a report to the Legislature, and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 151revise the appointment process for the State Veterans Home superintendent. 
SB 154establish the Jolene's Law Task Force to study the impact of sexual abuse of children in this state and to make recommendations to the Legislature on policies to effectively address the issue. 
SB 162repeal certain mineral severance taxes imposed on precious metals and to repeal certain temporary and expired mineral severance taxes. 
SB 163prohibit a social host from permitting the underage consumption of alcoholic beverages on the social host's premises and to provide penalties therefor. 
SB 165develop a systematic process for the performance management review of state agencies. 
SB 169provide for access to and use of public waters on public and private property and to protect private property rights for the citizens of South Dakota. 
SB 171recognize certain federal forms as sufficient to direct the disposition of the body of a servicemember. 
SB 172revise certain provisions relating to services performed by dental hygienists. 
SB 173provide authority to establish special purpose districts for libraries. 
SB 176revise the ability of the secretary of the Department of Revenue to reduce or abate taxes. 
SB 178include the definition of the term, qualified student applicant, in the need-based grant fund. 
SB 179prohibit the use of certain handheld electronic wireless devices for electronic messaging while driving. 
SB 180authorize the increase in the number of video lottery machines that may be placed in a licensed establishment under certain conditions. 
SC 3Congratulating and honoring Mike Whitehead on winning the State Truck Driving Competition. 
SC 14Honoring Warner High School athletic teams on their outstanding performances in the 2013 season, resulting in the achievement of the Class B KELO Cup. 
SC 15Honoring the 2013 Warner High School Girls Basketball Team on their victorious performance at the 2012-2013 Class B South Dakota High School Girls Basketball State Tournament 
SC 16Honoring the Warner High School Volleyball Team for an excellent season and for its victorious performance at the 2013 Class B State Volleyball Tournament. 
SC 18Honoring former Senator Stan Adelstein for his service to the State of South Dakota. 
SC 19Commending and honoring LuAnn Lindskov, 2014 South Dakota Teacher of the Year. 
SCR 4Celebrating and honoring the Historic Homestake Opera House in Lead on the occasion of its centennial on August 31, 2014. 
SCR 7Expressing support for all South Dakota high school students learning and practicing the basic skills of hands-only Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) prior to graduation. 
SJR 1Making formal application to Congress to lawfully recognize the ratification of the 26th amendment of the United States Constitution, which ensures the right to vote to all citizens over the age of eighteen. 
HB 1069revise the maximum redemption fee for property tax deeds. 
HB 1073provide for the cancellation of expired mechanic's and materialman's liens. 
HB 1074revise certain provisions concerning actions prohibited near polling places. 
HB 1080clarify that emergency personnel driving records are not to include motor vehicle accidents resulting while engaged in the performance of their official duties. 
HB 1087change how rural fire protection districts conduct elections. 
HB 1088repeal the reduction in general state aid for funds received from the gaming commission fund. 
HB 1089allow certain school districts that receive state aid to education to receive funding for certain students with limited English proficiency. 
HB 1097revise the criteria for classifying property as agricultural land. 
HB 1100prohibit the use of certain photo monitoring devices to detect red light violations. 
HB 1114require the removal of reflector poles along state trunk highways. 
HB 1115revise the purposes for which the workforce education fund shall be used. 
HB 1120provide for alternative documentation of financial responsibility for vehicles. 
HB 1124create the South Dakota school safety fund to assist certain school districts in enhancing school safety, and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1129prohibit the use of certain explosive targets in the Black Hills Forest Fire Protection District. 
HB 1130authorize the use of crossbows for hunting big game animals during the firearm season. 
HB 1133repeal or revise certain provisions concerning townships. 
HB 1137revise the title of the task force responsible for implementing and overseeing the assessment of agricultural land and to assign the task force certain other oversight responsibilities. 
HB 1140permit townships to levy a capital improvement property tax for secondary roads, bridges, and culverts. 
HB 1142enhance the support for public postsecondary technical institutes, to transfer certain funds, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1144make an appropriation to the state aeronautics fund. 
HB 1153define certain entities using a common paymaster as a single employing unit for the purposes of unemployment compensation. 
HB 1154authorize the commissioner of school and public lands to grant certain surface and subsurface easements to provide access to oil, gas, minerals, and geothermal resources. 
HB 1156allow the transmission of electronic documents related to insurance policies. 
HB 1157provide for the retrospective payment of clean claims for covered services provided by a health care professional during the credentialing period. 
HB 1161establish a cause of action for wrongful human trafficking. 
HB 1162prohibit the practice of sex-selective abortions, to establish certain procedures to better ensure that sex-selective abortions are not practiced in South Dakota, and to provide penalties therefor. 
HB 1164revise certain provisions regarding school board opening day decision petitions. 
HB 1165adopt the Uniform Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act. 
HB 1177prohibit certain use of handheld electronic wireless communication devices while driving and to provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1178revise certain provisions relating to false statements pertaining to aircraft registration and associated penalties. 
HB 1180provide that no entity that places children for adoption or performs abortions may be registered as a pregnancy help center. 
HB 1184declare the fourth Saturday in July Day of the American Cowboy. 
HB 1185revise certain provisions relating to nonresident waterfowl licenses. 
HB 1192designate the Black Hills Mining Museum in Lead as the official mining museum of South Dakota. 
HB 1202revise the index factor in the state aid to general education formula. 
HB 1208restrict certain activities on waters that inundate private property. 
HB 1209provide for reimbursement of property taxes paid on certain private lands inundated by the waters of nonmeandered lakes. 
HB 1216compensate school districts for funding shortfalls by increasing the per student allocation in the state aid to general education formula over the next three years. 
HB 1220appropriate money to the tax relief fund and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1228repeal the prohibition against carrying permitted concealed weapons in the state capitol. 
HB 1229provide for the reporting of certain person's names to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. 
HB 1233provide for the recall of certain state and local elected officials. 
HB 1244assist certain qualified employees with health insurance and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1246increase the maximum bet limit and to eliminate the award limit on video lottery games. 
HB 1256increase opportunities and funding for school districts to apply for jobs for America's graduates programs and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1259specify certain requirements relating to temporary child custody hearings. 
HB 1261authorize the Transportation Commission to award grants to replace, repair, and renovate county and township bridges and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HC 1001Honoring the 2013 Dakota Valley High School Panthers Volleyball Team. 
HC 1002Honoring the 2013 Canton High School football team. 
HC 1020Commending and honoring Ms. Bethany Buell Firsick, 2013 National Champion Pole Vaulter. 
HC 1021Commending and honoring Alexa Duling, a 2013 Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship recipient. 
HC 1023Commending and honoring the 2013 Habitat for Humanity--South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. 
HC 1033Honoring Kerri Young of Mitchell, South Dakota, on her outstanding achievement in Mitchell High School girls basketball. 
HC 1057Recognizing and honoring the American Association of State Troopers 2013 Trooper of the Year recipient, Trooper Andrew Steen. 
HC 1058Honoring Sonyah Shae Clifford of Rockyford, South Dakota, for her outstanding job representing Indian rodeo and being named Miss Indian Rodeo 2013 at the Indian National Finals Rodeo. 
HCR 1004Recognizing Hot Springs as "The Veterans Town." 
HCR 1018Recognizing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) as a serious and chronic disease in South Dakota. 
HCR 1019Petitioning Congress to reauthorize federally provided terrorism reinsurance for insurers. 
HJR 1001Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article III, section 25 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authorization of roulette, keno, and craps in the City of Deadwood. 
HJR 1003Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article III, section 6 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, to revise term limits for legislators. 
HJR 1006Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article XI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to revenue and expenditure limits for the State of South Dakota. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled