Representative Charles B. Hoffman — 2014


Picture of Representative Charles B. Hoffman

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 23
Counties: Campbell, Edmunds, Faulk, Hand, McPherson, Potter, Spink, Walworth
Occupation: Cattle Rancher


Session Committees

Agriculture and Natural ResourcesChair TTh 7:45 AM Room 464 
JudiciaryMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 413 

Interim Committees

BondingMember 
Executive BoardMember 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1092require that crematories be under the direction of licensed funeral establishments and funeral directors. 
HB 1093prohibit public schools from starting a school term before the last Monday in August. 
HB 1128authorize the Legislative Research Council to remodel, renovate, and upgrade certain facilities in the House Chambers of the State Capitol building, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1141require the South Dakota High School Activities Association to comply with the open meeting laws. 
HB 1194establish certain requirements relating to the crossings of railroad rights-of-way by utilities. 
HB 1225establish a special order shipping license and to provide for the direct shipment of wine to consumers. 
HJR 1002Proposing 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, relating to legislative term limits. 
SB 74provide for the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
SB 83authorize townships and counties to impose real estate transfer fees. 
SB 183revise the trust fund requirements for perpetual cemeteries, and to declare an emergency. 
SCR 5Expressing support for civic education in the public schools in South Dakota, and recognizing February 26, 2014, as Civic Education Day at the State Capitol. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1070sunset certain tax refund claims for an economic development incentive program that has been previously terminated and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1071change the procedure for a minor boundary change. 
HB 1077enact the Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act. 
HB 1081revise the computation of the promotional fee on wheat. 
HB 1086create a leased residential property classification and to establish the school district general fund levy for the property classification. 
HB 1094prohibit a person from interfering with a public safety answering point. 
HB 1100prohibit the use of certain photo monitoring devices to detect red light violations. 
HB 1102authorize the use of artificial light to hunt coyotes under certain conditions. 
HB 1103require the Game, Fish and Parks Commission to provide for an earlier archery deer hunting season. 
HB 1114require the removal of reflector poles along state trunk highways. 
HB 1118clarify certain provisions about discharging firearms in safety zones. 
HB 1122define the limitations of interstate compacts relating to the collection of civil fines. 
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 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 1136limit the authority of delegates to a limited Article V convention to vote for unauthorized amendments contrary to legislative instructions and to provide a civil fine for the violation thereof. 
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 1150require that the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States be recited at the start of each school day in every public school classroom. 
HB 1152revise certain provisions concerning registration of limited partnerships. 
HB 1153define certain entities using a common paymaster as a single employing unit for the purposes of unemployment compensation. 
HB 1155allow a court to vacate certain convictions if the offense was committed as a result of human trafficking. 
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 1182provide for the establishment of crossbow hunting seasons during certain archery hunting seasons. 
HB 1184declare the fourth Saturday in July Day of the American Cowboy. 
HB 1185revise certain provisions relating to nonresident waterfowl licenses. 
HB 1191accommodate legislation relating to the alleviation of livestock losses as a result of the late autumn West River blizzard. 
HB 1192designate the Black Hills Mining Museum in Lead as the official mining museum of South Dakota. 
HB 1193establish certain requirements relating to in situ leach mining. 
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 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 1238provide for the impoundment of license plates after multiple driving under the influence offenses. 
HB 1239revise the financial eligibility requirements to obtain certain medical assistance. 
HB 1240prohibit the performance of abortions due to Down syndrome and to provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1250provide for a coordinated effort to assist victims of human trafficking. 
HB 1260extend the time period for a party to object to a written confirmation of certain grain contracts before the written confirmation is sufficient to indicate a contract for sale has been made between the parties. 
HC 1001Honoring the 2013 Dakota Valley High School Panthers Volleyball Team. 
HC 1002Honoring the 2013 Canton High School football team. 
HC 1023Commending and honoring the 2013 Habitat for Humanity--South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. 
HC 1030Commending and honoring Robert (Bob) Graff, a member of the Agar-Blunt-Onida School District Board of Education, on his selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2013. 
HC 1033Honoring Kerri Young of Mitchell, South Dakota, on her outstanding achievement in Mitchell High School girls basketball. 
HC 1056Recognizing the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the location filming of Dances With Wolves in South Dakota. 
HC 1057Recognizing and honoring the American Association of State Troopers 2013 Trooper of the Year recipient, Trooper Andrew Steen. 
HCR 1003Recognizing the outstanding public service of President Calvin Coolidge and his support of Mount Rushmore. 
HCR 1007Petitioning Congress to provide for an audit of the Federal Reserve Bank. 
HCR 1018Recognizing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) as a serious and chronic disease in South Dakota. 
HCR 1021Urging the United States Department of Agriculture to withdraw certain rules imperiling the South Dakota livestock industry. 
HCR 1022Concerning U.S. EPA-proposed greenhouse gas emission standards for new and existing fossil-fueled power plants. 
HCR 1025Reaffirming the value of South Dakota's groundwater resources and recognizing the need for ongoing evaluation of our groundwater management. 
SB 1provide for the selection of the chair and vice chair of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council, to revise the membership of the Executive Board, to provide for the term of each constituted Executive Board, to provide for the year-round governance of the Legislative Research Council by the Executive Board, and to provide for continuity of board membership. 
SB 9revise provisions related to the Interim Appropriations Committee. 
SB 10revise certain provisions related to the annual budget report submission. 
SB 11require the submission to the Legislature of a financial plan that assesses the long-term financial implications of current and proposed policies, programs, and assumptions. 
SB 75prohibit local governments from enacting, maintaining, or enforcing regulations on certain dog breeds. 
SB 80provide a credit to homebuilt aircraft for sales and use taxes when paying the aircraft registration tax and to make a reimbursement to the aeronautics fund for the amount of the credit granted. 
SB 85revise certain provisions regarding confidential criminal justice information. 
SB 90revise certain provisions related to the High School Activities Association. 
SB 98allow certain municipalities to charge a higher occupational tax. 
SB 103establish certain civil penalties for tampering or removing any highway marker, sign, or control device and to distribute the revenue from such civil penalties. 
SB 106identify criteria to deny a minor boundary change. 
SB 111revise certain property tax limitations. 
SB 113revise the minimum suspension requirements for students participating in extracurricular activities. 
SB 114establish a wine direct shipper license and to provide for certain direct shipments of wine. 
SB 122provide for certain insurance coverage for the treatment of hearing impairments for persons under the age of nineteen. 
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 124revise certain reimbursement provisions relating to legislators-elect and newly appointed legislators. 
SB 125prohibit registered sex offenders from loitering in certain areas. 
SB 133clarify certain statutes prohibiting political subdivisions from restricting firearms, to assert the sovereignty of the State of South Dakota with regards to the regulation of arms and weapons, and to provide recourse and penalties for violations. 
SB 137make an appropriation to rehabilitate certain state-owned rail lines and to declare an emergency. 
SB 142increase legislative salaries subject to certain conditions and restrictions. 
SB 144provide for admission to postsecondary institutions regardless of the age of the student. 
SB 145encourage schools to provide instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. 
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 160exempt the production of certain plants and sod from sales and use 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 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 179prohibit the use of certain handheld electronic wireless devices for electronic messaging while driving. 
SC 18Honoring former Senator Stan Adelstein for his service to the State of South Dakota. 
SC 21Honoring and commending Dial-A-Move Relocation Services of Aberdeen, South Dakota, for receiving the 2013 Enterprise Award from the American Moving and Storage Association. 
SC 26Honoring and commending Millicent Atkins for her boundless generosity and selfless nature. 
SCR 1Urging Congress to reject the proposal to remove the states' authority to designate a hospital as a necessary provider under the critical access hospital program. 
SCR 2Expressing concern relating to the Common Core State Standards. 
SCR 3Urging the members of the South Dakota Congressional delegation to sponsor and support the Marketplace Fairness Act, or similar legislation that would grant the states authority to collect sales and use tax on remote sales. 
SCR 4Celebrating and honoring the Historic Homestake Opera House in Lead on the occasion of its centennial on August 31, 2014. 
SCR 6Expressing the Legislature's support for citizens and communities in eastern South Dakota impacted by severe high water conditions over the last two decades. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled