Representative Susan Wismer — 2017


Picture of Representative Susan Wismer

Minority Whip

Party: Democrat
Term: New Member
District: 01
Counties: Brown, Day, Marshall, Roberts
Occupation: Public Accounting, CPA

Home Address:
PO Box 147
10970 Prairie Hills Pl.
Britton, SD 57430

Home: 605-448-5189
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-448-5189

Email: Susan.Wismer@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Government Operations and AuditMember Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 
JudiciaryMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 413 
TaxationMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 414 

Interim Committees

Government Operations & AuditMember 
Workforce Housing StudyMember 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1134provide certain protection to state and local government employees regarding the disclosure of information in good faith. 
HB 1196prohibit the unauthorized use of electronic listening or recording devices in classrooms. 
HB 1197revise certain provisions regarding medical assistance payments to nursing home facilities. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1076create a State Government Accountability Board. 
HB 1078provide for the regulation of teams and team leaders regarding real estate transactions. 
HB 1082grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain related offenses to persons who assist certain persons in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. 
HB 1099require a sentence of life imprisonment for certain persons with severe mental illness and to provide for a determination of severe mental illness in those cases. 
HB 1120create protections and accommodations for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers in their places of employment. 
HB 1133require each school district to adopt a policy to provide for students with specific learning disabilities. 
HB 1136revise certain election recount provisions. 
HB 1149revise the tax on certain telecommunication services and devices. 
HB 1158revise the definition of fall enrollment for the purpose of calculating state aid to education payments to school districts. 
HB 1159revise certain provisions regarding the regulation of commercial breeding operations. 
HB 1160recover the costs of care for animals seized by law enforcement. 
HB 1165provide for annually updated financial interest statements for any person elected to statewide or local office. 
HB 1166revise certain provisions regarding open records. 
HB 1174revise certain provisions concerning how stop lamps shall be mounted and displayed on vehicles and trailers. 
HB 1202make an appropriation for the support of the Veterans Outreach Center and to declare an emergency. 
HC 1004Honoring Raina Grimsley of Mitchell, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Max Hawkins of Renner, 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 1005Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being awarded a first place gold finish in the 2016 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. 
HC 1010Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. 
HC 1014Honoring the city of Mobridge for being included in the 2017 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Support of the Arts by an Organization or Business. 
HC 1015Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota. 
HC 1017Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. 
HC 1025Honoring Phyllis Perkovich for her outstanding commitment and service to the South Dakota legislative page program and the youth of South Dakota. 
HC 1026Honoring Laura Ingalls Wilder's 150th birthday and the celebration of this milestone in De Smet, South Dakota. 
HCR 1007Strengthening and expanding sister-state ties between South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and a Bilateral Investment Agreement (BIA) with the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. 
SB 64define the term of a vacancy appointment for water development district directors. 
SB 68revise certain alcoholic beverage sampling provisions. 
SB 73provide a special tribal veteran license plate for certain motor vehicles. 
SB 75revise certain provisions regarding the purchase from a municipality of malt beverages by certain alcoholic beverage licensees. 
SB 95add cannabidiol to the list of Schedule IV controlled substances and to exclude it from the definition of marijuana. 
SB 96require a minimum amount of paid sick leave for employees. 
SB 110establish a tuition reimbursement program for certain teachers who teach in rural school districts. 
SB 111revise the administrative rule regarding income eligibility for assistance with child care costs. 
SB 118allow for special motor vehicle license plates depicting the Dignity sculpture. 
SB 141revise certain provisions relating to child support. 
SB 145provide limitation on liability for certain architects and engineers 
SB 150establish certain provisions regarding paid maternity leave. 
SB 155establish an early childhood education pilot program and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 156establish the South Dakota Early Learning Advisory Council. 
SB 157create an exception for possession of a certain amount of marijuana with a valid medical marijuana card from another state. 
SB 162authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SC 25Celebrating and honoring Sisseton's 125th anniversary on April 15, 2017, and the Celebrate Sisseton 125th festivities on July 14, 15, and 16, 2017. 
SC 29Celebrating and honoring the Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate Sioux Tribe's annual wacipi celebration on the occasion of its 150th anniversary on June 30, July 1, and July 2, 2017. 
SC 31Honoring and commending Susan Delaney-Kary of Parmelee, South Dakota, for receiving the 2016 Spirit of Dakota Award. 
SC 32Celebrating and honoring the life of Dr. Wayne Evans. 
SCR 5Endorsing the induction of Howard Hunter, Sr. into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame. 
SCR 6Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2017 as Social Work Month. 
SCR 14Urging the Governor to fuel the state fleet with premium E-30 fuel. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled