Senator Deb Peters — 2018


Picture of Senator Deb Peters

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 09
Counties: Minnehaha
Occupation: CPA/Small Business Owner

Home Address:
705 N. Sagehorn Dr.
Hartford, SD 57033

Home: 605-321-4168
Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business:

Email: Deb.Peters@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Joint Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Government Operations and AuditChair Call of Chair 7:45 AM Room 363 

Prime Sponsor

SB 86revise certain requirements when a local unit of government sells surplus property through a real estate broker. 
SB 98revise certain provisions regarding the 911 emergency surcharge, the public safety 911 emergency fund, and revenue distribution and to repeal the 911 emergency surcharge sunset clause. 
SB 99authorize the release of certain 911 emergency surcharge information to public safety answering points. 
SB 100establish certain provisions related to grant monitoring and review and to revise certain record retention policies. 
SB 125clarify the authority of the Government Operations and Audit Committee to issue a subpoena. 
SB 126revise certain provisions regarding municipal annual reports. 
SC 31Congratulating and honoring the West Central High School Boys Cross Country team and commending their coaches, Kendra Benedetto and David Tuch, for their leadership. 
SC 32Honoring and congratulating Isaac Olson, of Mobridge, and Derick Peters, of Hartford, on their selection as South Dakota's delegates to the 2018 United States Senate Youth Program in Washington, D.C. 
SC 33Congratulating and honoring the 2017 West Central Girls Soccer Team and commending their coach, Greg Anderson, for his leadership. 
SC 34Honoring and congratulating the West Central High School FFA Chapter on their 2017 National achievements and Dalton Larson for being selected as the 2017-2018 State FFA President. 
HB 1093authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. 
HB 1109provide for parole eligibility and early final discharge for certain inmates. 
HB 1114establish certain requirements for students enrolling in resident school districts or assigned schools after participating in open enrollment. 
HB 1125revise the minimum purchase price for the off-sale delivery of certain alcohol. 
HB 1178provide a penalty for the failure to complete timely audits by certain entities. 
HB 1277exempt certain capital improvements projects from the required supervision of the Bureau of Administration. 

Co Sponsor

SB 68revise certain provisions regarding the assistance provided to counties by state firefighting resources. 
SB 69allow certain registration and permit documents to be stored and presented electronically. 
SB 70define the term, serve, for the purposes of regulating the sale and use of alcoholic beverages. 
SB 80establish term limits for members of the Board of Regents. 
SB 91authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide for the design, construction, and equipping of a state veterans cemetery in Sioux Falls, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 95revise certain provisions regarding ingestion of certain controlled substances. 
SB 113revise certain provisions regarding guaranteed energy savings contracts. 
SB 119provide certain provisions regarding the furnishing of fraudulent disability documentation when renting accommodations. 
SB 122provide for the payment of claims for covered services provided by a health care provider via telemedicine or telehealth. 
SB 123provide for the utilization of telemedicine or telehealth by a health care professional. 
SB 124provide a felony penalty for certain violations of petition circulation laws. 
SB 128revise certain provisions regarding ballot question committees. 
SB 132establish the Early Learning Advisory Council. 
SB 141establish certain provisions regarding pharmacy benefits management. 
SB 145revise certain provisions related to claims regarding workers' compensation. 
SB 147authorize local governing bodies to establish the per diem rate for housing and development commissions. 
SB 148revise the list of organizations that may approve and accredit a nonpublic school. 
SB 162prohibit school lunch shaming. 
SB 164prohibit certain instances of inserting a urinary catheter without consent of the patient. 
SB 173authorize malt beverage manufacturers to transfer a certain amount of product to certain retail facilities. 
SB 174make an appropriation to help veterans and certain others. 
SB 175revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of concealed pistols by certain persons. 
SB 176establish certain provisions regarding the prescription of opioids. 
SB 178provide certain exceptions from alcoholic beverage provisions regarding events conducted by certain civic, charitable, educational, fraternal, or veterans organizations. 
SB 180authorize the establishment of pretrial diversion programs. 
SB 199revise certain provisions regarding nonmeandered waters. 
SB 206revise certain provisions to authorize for the inclusion of legislators in the South Dakota Retirement System. 
SB 212revise certain provisions regarding the Bureau of Information and Telecommunications assistance to schools. 
SC 2Congratulating and honoring the 2017 Madison High School Football Team and the students and staff involved in the football program. 
SC 3Congratulating and honoring the Colman-Egan Hawks Football Team for an excellent season and a victorious performance in the 2017 Class 9B State Football Championship. 
SC 4Commending and honoring the 2016-2017 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: Dan Leikvold, Lead-Deadwood, School Superintendent; Belinda Miller, Sioux Valley, Middle School Principal; Susan Kurtz, West Central, School Business Official; Kim Johnson, Vermillion, Elementary School Principal; Bud Gusso, Douglas, Secondary School Principal; Todd Foster, Brookings, Assistant Secondary School Principal; Marge Stoterau, Brandon Valley, Curriculum Leader; and Tracy Kelly-Christensen, James Valley Education Coop, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. 
SC 5Commending and honoring the 2017 Tea Area High School Titans Boys Soccer Team and the students and staff involved in the program. 
SC 6Commending and honoring the 2017 Tea Area High School Boys Basketball Team and the students and staff involved in the program. 
SC 7Commending and honoring Joan Allison, a second grade teacher at Legacy Elementary, on being named Tea Area School District's Teacher of the Year. 
SC 8Honoring and commending Rick Williamson for his service to our state and nation and for his service as state commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. 
SC 9Honoring the Brookings County Youth Mentoring Program. 
SC 23Congratulating and honoring Jeff and Janine Nielsen on being awarded the 2018 South Dakota Retailer of the Year Award by the South Dakota Retailers Association. 
SC 24Honoring and congratulating the Matt and Paula Loewe family as the 2018 Farm Family of the Year as awarded by the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce. 
SC 30Congratulating and honoring the 2017 Canton High School Girls Golf Team and Coach Jeff Keyman for their outstanding accomplishments in 2017. 
SC 35Honoring the 2018 South Dakota Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Youth of the Year finalists. 
SC 38Congratulating and commending the Deuel Cardinals on their Class A High School Gymnastics Championship and their successful 2018 season. 
SCR 2Endorsing the right to work provisions in the South Dakota Constitution and in the Labor Management Relations Act that prohibit forced union membership. 
SCR 9Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and the Republic of China (Taiwan), supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement between Taiwan and the United States, and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. 
SCR 14Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. 
SJR 9Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authorization of certain games of chance in the City of Yankton. 
SR 1Confirming the legitimacy of, and South Dakota's support for, the 1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie. 
HB 1072revise certain provisions regarding trusts. 
HB 1078revise certain provisions regarding the removal of security freezes. 
HB 1082revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. 
HB 1083reduce certain fees for enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1084revise certain provisions regarding garnishment disclosure forms. 
HB 1086exempt certain assisted living facilities from the salon license requirement. 
HB 1087allow certain students to test for cosmetologist, esthetician, and nail technician licensure. 
HB 1092revise certain requirements regarding municipal annexation resolutions. 
HB 1094revise certain provisions regarding limitations on licensees engaged in the business of making loans. 
HB 1100require a name be printed on public contracts. 
HB 1102revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. 
HB 1103require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. 
HB 1104revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. 
HB 1106authorize hunting preference points to be granted to persons age ten years or older. 
HB 1126revise certain provisions regarding forensic medical examinations for victims of rape or sexual offense. 
HB 1128revise certain provisions regarding increases in teacher compensation. 
HB 1134revise certain provisions regarding on-sale alcoholic beverage licenses for municipal auditoriums and convention halls. 
HB 1140revise certain provisions regarding access to public water. 
HB 1141revise the publication requirements for certain municipalities and school districts. 
HB 1142revise the publication requirements for certain counties, municipalities, and school districts. 
HB 1147revise certain provisions concerning property tax collections, delinquent property taxes, tax certificates, and tax deeds. 
HB 1149prohibit the sale of certain industrial and construction equipment at a price higher than is offered to other buyers. 
HB 1156require voter registration information be made available to the public by certain licensing agents. 
HB 1157authorize certain alcohol manufacturers and wholesalers to enter into sponsorship agreements with certain alcohol retail licensees. 
HB 1159revise certain notification provisions regarding damage of underground facilities. 
HB 1160revise certain provisions of the crime victim compensation program fund, and to increase a surcharge to increase revenues to the crime victims' compensation fund. 
HB 1162increase a surcharge to increase revenues to the crime victims' compensation fund and to revise certain provisions of the crime victim compensation program fund. 
HB 1168revise certain provisions regarding the abandonment or dissolution of television translator districts. 
HB 1174revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. 
HB 1197prohibit public school administrators from participating in collective bargaining. 
HB 1199prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. 
HB 1201require certain information on a ballot regarding any initiated measure. 
HB 1213revise certain provisions regarding telephone and telegraph corporations. 
HB 1241establish an annual fee for certain electric motor vehicles and electric hybrid motor vehicles. 
HB 1273revise certain provisions regarding convention facility on-sale licenses to sell alcoholic beverages. 
HB 1275revise certain provisions regarding ballot measure petition circulation. 
HC 1006Expressing gratitude and admiration for all the men and women who are in active military service, who are veterans, or who are or have been first responders in our state. 
HC 1007Recognizing and congratulating Sioux Falls Little League on their historic first season of Little League Baseball in 2017. 
HC 1009Recognizing and congratulating the Sioux Falls Storm for the team's successes both on and off the playing field. 
HC 1011Congratulating Augustana University on its 100th anniversary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and recognizing the university's continued impact on students and communities throughout the state. 
HC 1015Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. 
HCR 1003Promoting a resilient and healthy Black Hills forest through endorsement of the forest management principles identified in "Black Hills Resilient Forest Strategy" published December 2017. 
HCR 1005Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2018 as National Social Work Month. 
HCR 1006Commemorating the life of George Speaker Mickelson and calling for a bust of Mickelson to be displayed in the lobby of the State House of Representatives. 
HCR 1010Recognizing and honoring William Melvin "Billy" Mills, also known as Makata Taka Hela, for his unselfish and loyal contributions to the State of South Dakota and to his country. 
HCR 1011Making formal application to the United States Congress to lawfully enable the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide per diem reimbursement to eligible veterans in need of assisted living services. 
HJR 1004Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election a Constitutional amendment to revise certain provisions relating to the rights of crime victims. 

Hearings

02/21 10:00 AM Senate State AffairsHB 1093authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. 
02/20 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesHB 1178provide a penalty for the failure to complete timely audits by certain entities.