Representative Elizabeth May — 2017


Picture of Representative Elizabeth May

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 27
Counties: Bennett, Haakon, Jackson, Pennington, Oglala Lakota
Occupation: Rancher/Small Business Owner

Home Address:
20261 BIA 2
Kyle, SD 57752

Home: 605-455-2588
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-455-2824

Email: Elizabeth.May@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Commerce and EnergyMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 464 
TransportationMember TTh 10:00 AM Room 413 

Interim Committees

Joint Commerce and EnergyMember 
State-Tribal RelationsVice-Chair 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1094provide for the transfer of certain landowner hunting licenses. 
HB 1095revise certain provisions regarding resident fishing possession limits. 
HB 1178require the Department of Social Services to submit an implementation plan to allow the state to issue photo EBT cards. 
HB 1192increase the period of time certain persons may contract with this state after termination of service. 
HCR 1011Recognizing and honoring Sitting Bull, Tatanka-Iyotanka, a courageous warrior, statesman, dedicated leader, one of South Dakota's first ambassadors to the world, and a man who remains an essential figure in South Dakota and United States history. 
SB 85provide for the exemption of certain students from the requirement to take certain academic assessment tests. 
SB 122provide for certain alcoholic beverage licensees to allow consumption of distilled spirits under certain circumstances. 
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 161direct certain vehicle registration fees to counties with unorganized territory. 
SCR 5Endorsing the induction of Howard Hunter, Sr. into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1055revise certain provisions regarding the need for a driver license or permit to operate certain motor vehicles. 
HB 1056authorize law enforcement officers to issue certain citations not signed under oath. 
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 1089provide certain provisions regarding investigations of misconduct by certain public officials. 
HB 1091modify certain provisions relating to concealed carry permits. 
HB 1105revise certain municipal special assessment provisions. 
HB 1111revise the definition of fall enrollment for purposes of education funding. 
HB 1116revise certain standards for new construction where a building code ordinance has not been adopted. 
HB 1121revise certain provisions regarding collective bargaining for teachers. 
HB 1132limit the persons eligible to receive a copy of a vital record with a social security number printed on the record. 
HB 1133require each school district to adopt a policy to provide for students with specific learning disabilities. 
HB 1135provide certain provisions requiring plaintiffs in certain civil suits to cover certain court costs. 
HB 1138revise certain provisions regarding lands owned by the Department of Game, Fish and Parks.  
HB 1139revise certain provisions concerning adverse possession of certain real property. 
HB 1141provide for a legislative task force to consider certain legislation proposed to revise provisions regarding the constitutional amendment, initiative and referendum process in South Dakota. 
HB 1143revise certain provisions regarding underage prostitution. 
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 1184exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions. 
HB 1189prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1191require cooperation with the Division of Child Support as a condition of eligibility for the SNAP program. 
HB 1200revise certain provisions regarding contributions to ballot question committees. 
HB 1201exempt certain food sales from licensure, certification, and inspection. 
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 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 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 1002Urging an external audit of the Indian Health Service by an act of Congress. 
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. 
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. 
SB 72revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
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 79revise certain provisions regarding the display of motorcycle license plates. 
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 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 118allow for special motor vehicle license plates depicting the Dignity sculpture. 
SB 125revise the list of organizations that may approve and accredit a nonpublic school. 
SB 132revise the eligibility requirements for the opportunity scholarship program. 
SB 135revise certain meat labeling requirements. 
SB 136permit and regulate the practice of licensed certified professional midwives. 
SB 137establish certain provisions regarding joint employer liability protection. 
SB 144provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. 
SCR 1Inviting President Donald J. Trump to visit the State of South Dakota, and most especially to visit Mount Rushmore Memorial and Crazy Horse Memorial. 
SCR 13To require the payment into the federal oil spill liability trust fund for the Keystone One Pipeline and the Keystone XL Pipeline and to recognize dilbit as oil. 
SCR 15Commending President Donald J. Trump in his commitment to keeping the country safe from radical Islamic terrorism. 
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. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled