Senator Jim Stalzer — 2017


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Party: Republican
Term: Other House
District: 11
Counties: Minnehaha
Occupation: Retired

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

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

Email: Jim.Stalzer@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

TaxationMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 423 
TransportationVice-Chair MWF 7:45 AM Room 423 

Interim Committees

BondingMember 
Executive BoardMember 

Prime Sponsor

SB 6revise the review process to determine the need for additional nursing facilities or nursing facility beds and to require a report to the Legislature. 
SB 100prohibit certain administrators of state boards or commissions from lobbying for other entities. 
SB 138provide certain provisions regarding asbestos bankruptcy trust claims. 
SB 160establish provisions for the selection and instruction of delegates to an Article V convention for proposing an amendment to the United States Constitution. 
SCR 9To accept an invitation to attend a balanced budget amendment planning committee. 
HB 1070revise certain provisions regarding the licensure of physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. 
HB 1087authorize the recovery of attorney's fees in civil actions relating to highway obstructions. 
HB 1091modify certain provisions relating to concealed carry permits. 
HB 1098revise certain provisions regarding the notice requirements of county commissions in authorizing installation of utility lines along and across highways. 
HB 1135provide certain provisions requiring plaintiffs in certain civil suits to cover certain court costs. 
HB 1142revise the penalty for vehicular homicide. 
HB 1147revise certain provisions regarding concealed carry permits and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1153revise the signature requirements for initiated measures and referred laws. 
HB 1154allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit. 
HB 1156allow a concealed pistol in the capitol with an enhanced concealed pistol permit. 
HB 1185revise certain provisions concerning recreational facilities provided by municipalities. 
HB 1202make an appropriation for the support of the Veterans Outreach Center and to declare an emergency. 
HC 1003Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. 

Co Sponsor

SB 5allow for the redistribution of unused nursing facility bed capacity. 
SB 55protect the teaching of certain scientific information. 
SB 65establish the South Dakota Board of Technical Education and to revise certain provisions regarding career and technical education and postsecondary technical institutes. 
SB 69revise the tax required when a new motor vehicle dealer licenses a new motor vehicle. 
SB 73provide a special tribal veteran license plate for certain motor vehicles. 
SB 74exempt the elected members of the governing board of any federally recognized Indian tribe from the requirement to register as lobbyists. 
SB 76prohibit the state from using federal funds for certain state highway maps. 
SB 77provide for a fiscal note for any initiated measure, initiated amendment to the Constitution, or referred law that would have a fiscal impact on the state. 
SB 79revise certain provisions regarding the display of motorcycle license plates. 
SB 81prohibit the manufacture, sale, or possession of alcohol in a powdered, condensed, or other concentrated form under most circumstances. 
SB 83revise certain provisions relating to the criteria for informal adjustment for any apparent child in need of supervision. 
SB 84provide for the suspension of the probationary period for juvenile probationers under certain conditions. 
SB 85provide for the exemption of certain students from the requirement to take certain academic assessment tests. 
SB 87revise and repeal provisions regarding coin operated washers and dryers. 
SB 88revise the definition of an electric transmission facility. 
SB 89provide certain provisions regarding liability against public entities that prohibit firearms on their premises. 
SB 91revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. 
SB 92extend the date a school district is required to bring reserve funds down to a certain percentage. 
SB 93revise certain provisions regarding marriage license fees. 
SB 94repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
SB 102require that the name and telephone number of an organization fighting to end sex trafficking be given, in writing, to any woman seeking an abortion. 
SB 124repeal the authority for the Department of Social Services to enter agreements related to the Refugee Act of 1980 and to require certain reports regarding services provided to and arrival of refugees. 
SB 126require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. 
SB 128provide an exception for alcohol manufacturer and wholesaler licensees to participate in certain retail events and to declare an emergency. 
SB 141revise certain provisions relating to child support. 
SB 143create an off-sale delivery license and to allow certain off-sale licensees to deliver alcohol. 
SB 144provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. 
SB 145provide limitation on liability for certain architects and engineers 
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. 
SB 164revise the length of the maximum probationary period for juvenile probationers and to revise the conditions of a juvenile commitment to the Department of Corrections. 
SB 166provide certain provisions excluding business-to-business lending from certain money lending limitations. 
SB 168revise certain provisions relating to a durable power of attorney and the appointment of a guardian or conservator. 
SC 4Posthumously honoring USAF OSI Special Agent Staff Sergeant Peter W. Taub. 
SC 18Recognizing and congratulating Jonathon A. Brown of Boy Scout Troop 1187 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. 
SC 19Honoring Cleo Erickson, "The History Lady," of Vermillion, South Dakota, who knew more about the history of her community than anyone else. 
SC 20Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard 153rd Engineer Battalion of Huron, South Dakota, for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckord Trophy and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. 
SC 23Honoring Senator Gary Cammack and his wife Amy for receiving the Olin Sims Conservation Leadership Award in January of 2017. 
SC 24Commending Heather Wilson on her nomination for Secretary of the United States Air Force and honoring her service to South Dakota. 
SC 36Honoring Christopher Todd Jumper of Boy Scout Troop 28, North Sioux City, South Dakota, for earning the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. 
SC 37Honoring the Beresford and Alcester-Hudson School District cooperative wrestling program for an excellent season and for victorious performances in the 2017 Class B State Wrestling Tournament. 
SCR 2Supporting the electoral college system. 
SCR 3Recognizing the outstanding public service of President James Monroe. 
SCR 4Recognizing and finding that pornography is a public health crisis leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms. 
SCR 5Endorsing the induction of Howard Hunter, Sr. into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame. 
SCR 7To urge and request law enforcement and governmental agencies in South Dakota to avoid and suspend all contacts and outreach activities with the Council on American Islamic Relations. 
SCR 11Opposing physician-assisted suicide. 
SJR 1Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota relating to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election amendments to Article XXIII, of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. 
HB 1003allow nursing facilities to transfer or sell nursing bed capacity. 
HB 1060provide requirements and standards for insurers' own risk and solvency assessments. 
HB 1069repeal and revise certain provisions related to campaign finance and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1071require the approval of the Legislature before any high level nuclear waste may be processed or deposited within state boundaries. 
HB 1072repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1075repeal the authority of municipalities to exercise planning and zoning powers outside corporate limits of municipalities. 
HB 1077provide for the assignment of certain benefits in dental care insurance coverage. 
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 1088revise certain provisions regarding required stops at railroad crossings. 
HB 1089provide certain provisions regarding investigations of misconduct by certain public officials. 
HB 1090define certain fees incident to the extension of credit. 
HB 1093revise certain definitions relating to employment and workers compensation. 
HB 1101increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain. 
HB 1102allow funeral homes to collect reimbursement for reasonable funeral costs from a decedent's estate under certain conditions. 
HB 1103allow for service by publication for certain paternity and child custody actions. 
HB 1104revise certain motor vehicle liability insurance requirements. 
HB 1105revise certain municipal special assessment provisions. 
HB 1106create a leased residential property classification. 
HB 1112revise certain provisions related to construction managers on certain public improvement projects. 
HB 1116revise certain standards for new construction where a building code ordinance has not been adopted. 
HB 1122clarify certain provisions regarding the process to be excused from public school attendance. 
HB 1123revise certain provisions regarding the participation of home school students in certain interscholastic activities. 
HB 1127revise the procedure for a deployed military service member to renew a concealed carry permit 
HB 1133require each school district to adopt a policy to provide for students with specific learning disabilities. 
HB 1136revise certain election recount provisions. 
HB 1155revise the penalty for aggravated assault with the intent to disfigure the victim. 
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 1184exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions. 
HB 1189prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1200revise certain provisions regarding contributions to ballot question committees. 
HC 1001Honoring and commending Dale Lamphere, of Sturgis, South Dakota, and his team for the monumental sculpture, "Dignity", and Norm and Eunabel McKie, of Rapid City, South Dakota, for their generous financial support of the sculpture project. 
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 1006Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard 153rd Engineer Battalion of Huron, South Dakota, for being awarded the Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Readiness Award and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. 
HC 1007Commending the South Dakota National Guard Company C, 1st Battalion, 189th Aviation Regiment of Rapid City, South Dakota, for being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States Certificate of Victory and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. 
HC 1008Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2016 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. 
HC 1009Commending the South Dakota National Guard 82nd Civil Support Team of Rapid City, South Dakota, on being awarded the General John J. Pershing Trophy and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. 
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 1018Recognizing Rev. Dr. Donald C. Simmons, Jr. for his exemplary service to the State of South Dakota. 
HC 1020Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its sixty-ninth anniversary on June 15th, 16th, and 17th 2017. 
HC 1024Commending and honoring the South Dakota Department of Transportation on the one hundredth anniversary of its creation. 
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 1004Recognizing National Speech and Debate Education Day on March 3, 2017. 
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. 
HCR 1010Prohibiting officials and employees of the South Dakota Department of Education and members of the South Dakota Board of Education from joining certain organizations or consortia that may present a conflict of interest. 
HCR 1013To urge the United States Department of State to approve the presidential permit application allowing the construction and operation of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline between the United States and Canada. 
HJR 1001Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to Article XXI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to fishing, hunting, and trapping. 
HJR 1002To apply for a convention of states under Article V of the Constitution of the United States to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government and limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government. 

Hearings

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