Senator Justin R. Cronin — 2018


Picture of Senator Justin R. Cronin

Party: Republican
Term: Other House
District: 23
Counties: Campbell, Edmunds, Faulk, Hand, McPherson, Potter, Spink, Walworth
Occupation: Self Employed

Home Address:
310 Dakota St.
Gettysburg, SD 57442

Home: 605-769-1017
Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business: 605-769-1017

Email: Justin.Cronin@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 AuditVice-Chair Call of Chair 7:45 AM Room 363 

Prime Sponsor

SB 174make an appropriation to help veterans and certain others. 
SB 209revise certain provisions regarding the Nutrient Research and Education Council. 
HB 1082revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. 
HB 1148revise certain provisions regarding the eligibility to serve on the Game, Fish, and Parks Commission. 
HB 1166revise certain provisions regarding waivers recommended by the School Finance Accountability Board. 
HB 1168revise certain provisions regarding the abandonment or dissolution of television translator districts. 
HB 1189revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. 
HB 1197prohibit public school administrators from participating in collective bargaining. 
HB 1198prohibit school districts from compensating official labor union representatives or negotiators. 
HB 1200revise certain on-sale full-service restaurant alcoholic beverage license provisions and to authorize municipalities and counties to lease on-sale full-service restaurant alcoholic beverage licenses. 
HB 1215revise certain provisions regarding reorganization of certain school districts with low enrollment. 
HB 1233require maintenance and repair funding for new nonrevenue generating buildings or facilities at institutions of higher education. 
HB 1234provide for certain requirements prior to construction of wind energy facilities. 
HB 1235provide that counties shall require certain requirements for wind energy facility decommissioning. 
HB 1298allow certain school districts to become nonpublic districts. 
HB 1314revise certain provisions regarding the calculation of fall enrollment for the purposes of education funding. 
HB 1315accommodate legislation regarding education funding. 
HB 1316require approval of certain federal grants. 

Co Sponsor

SB 67permit a victim of child sex trafficking or exploitation to expunge any criminal or delinquency record obtained as a result of the victimization. 
SB 71revise certain provisions related to a license renewal for the practice of medicine, osteopathy, surgery, or obstetrics. 
SB 84revise certain provisions regarding public records. 
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 96designate chislic as the official nosh of the State of South Dakota. 
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 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 125clarify the authority of the Government Operations and Audit Committee to issue a subpoena. 
SB 141establish certain provisions regarding pharmacy benefits management. 
SB 148revise the list of organizations that may approve and accredit a nonpublic school. 
SB 152revise certain provisions relating to the sale and possession of tobacco products. 
SB 166revise certain provisions relating to moisture and protein content devices and the fee that may be charged for such devices. 
SB 173authorize malt beverage manufacturers to transfer a certain amount of product to certain retail facilities. 
SB 175revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of concealed pistols by certain persons. 
SB 178provide certain exceptions from alcoholic beverage provisions regarding events conducted by certain civic, charitable, educational, fraternal, or veterans organizations. 
SB 181provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. 
SB 182revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. 
SB 185revise certain provisions regarding criminal record expungement. 
SB 199revise certain provisions regarding nonmeandered waters. 
SB 205authorize the production and sale of industrial hemp. 
SB 206revise certain provisions to authorize for the inclusion of legislators in the South Dakota Retirement System. 
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 25Honoring and recognizing Myron Sonne for his outstanding commitment and service to Mitchell Technical Institute and to the young minds of South Dakota. 
SC 30Congratulating and honoring the 2017 Canton High School Girls Golf Team and Coach Jeff Keyman for their outstanding accomplishments in 2017. 
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 36Honoring The Salvation Army for their dedication and service to the Aberdeen Community for one hundred twenty-five years. 
SC 40Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. 
SC 41Commending and honoring the service and sacrifice of Army Corporal Branden Stackenwalt of Rapid City to our country and to soldiers recovering from post traumatic stress disorder. 
SCR 7Supporting the State of Israel. 
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 11Expressing support for access to patient-centered and family focused advance care planning. 
SCR 12Urging the Environmental Protection Agency to update the Clean Air Act to allow mid-range ethanol blends in all standard automobiles. 
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 1075authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs) and the demolition of Lowry Hall at Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1077update certain language regarding capital punishment and to revise the mandatory sentence for persons with an intellectual disability convicted of murder in the first degree. 
HB 1078revise certain provisions regarding the removal of security freezes. 
HB 1083reduce certain fees for enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1088revise the consignment sales requirements for dealers of motorcycles, off-road vehicles, snowmobiles, boats, and boat trailers. 
HB 1089repeal the South Dakota certified beef program and to transfer remaining funds from the South Dakota certified beef fund. 
HB 1090revise the deposits of the proceeds from the sale of certain surplus real estate at the South Dakota Veterans' Home. 
HB 1091revise certain requirements for a legal newspaper. 
HB 1092revise certain requirements regarding municipal annexation resolutions. 
HB 1093authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. 
HB 1094revise certain provisions regarding limitations on licensees engaged in the business of making loans. 
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 1109provide for parole eligibility and early final discharge for certain inmates. 
HB 1115revise certain provisions regarding crop liens. 
HB 1120provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. 
HB 1121revise the fees for certain on-sale and off-sale retail liquor licenses. 
HB 1123prohibit certain persons suffering from a severe mental illness from receiving capital punishment. 
HB 1125revise the minimum purchase price for the off-sale delivery of certain alcohol. 
HB 1136revise certain provisions related to cooperatives. 
HB 1157authorize certain alcohol manufacturers and wholesalers to enter into sponsorship agreements with certain alcohol retail licensees. 
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 1167revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions. 
HB 1174revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. 
HB 1178provide a penalty for the failure to complete timely audits by certain entities. 
HB 1179provide for permanent daylight savings time. 
HB 1184provide certain provisions regarding waste disposal lines along or under highways. 
HB 1185establish provisions regarding the storage of wine at certain licensed premises. 
HB 1199prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. 
HB 1211require that certain property tax opt out decisions be referred to a vote. 
HB 1214revise certain provisions regarding the State Conservation Commission and conservation districts. 
HB 1228provide for the crime of aggravated rape and provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1240revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay funding for schools. 
HB 1241establish an annual fee for certain electric motor vehicles and electric hybrid motor vehicles. 
HB 1268provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. 
HB 1277exempt certain capital improvements projects from the required supervision of the Bureau of Administration. 
HB 1297revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay obligations. 
HB 1311revise certain provisions regarding legislator salaries. 
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 1015Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. 
HC 1016Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being elected as the overall winner in the 2017 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. 
HC 1017Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 155th Engineer Company on being awarded the Itschner Award and the Reserve Family Readiness Award. 
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 1003Rescinding House Joint Resolution 1001, adopted by the Ninetieth Legislature of the State of South Dakota. 
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 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesHB 1234provide for certain requirements prior to construction of wind energy facilities. 
02/21 02:00 PM SenateHB 1082revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. 
02/20 10:00 AM Senate Commerce and EnergyHB 1082revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. 
02/21 10:00 AM House Commerce and EnergyHB 1200revise certain on-sale full-service restaurant alcoholic beverage license provisions and to authorize municipalities and counties to lease on-sale full-service restaurant alcoholic beverage licenses. 
02/21 08:00 AM Senate Committee on AppropriationsSB 174make an appropriation to help veterans and certain others. 
02/21 07:45 AM House State AffairsHB 1315accommodate legislation regarding education funding.