Representative Kyle Schoenfish — 2018


Picture of Representative Kyle Schoenfish

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 19
Counties: Bon Homme, Douglas, Hanson, Hutchinson, McCook
Occupation: Certified Public Accountant

Home Address:
42472 Maxwell Rd.
Scotland, SD 57059

Home: 605-660-6468
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-928-7241

Email: Kyle.Schoenfish@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Local GovernmentMember TTh 10:00 AM Room 414 
TaxationMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 414 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1080revise certain requirements to qualify for emblem specialty plates for motor vehicles. 
HB 1084revise certain provisions regarding garnishment disclosure forms. 
HB 1178provide a penalty for the failure to complete timely audits by certain entities. 
HB 1262exclude certain funds from the calculation of local effort in the state aid to education formula. 
HB 1263increase the allowable general fund cash balances for school districts. 
HC 1013Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventieth anniversary on June 14-16, 2018. 
SB 74create an exception to the minimum difference in age between adoptive parent and child and to declare an emergency. 
SB 96designate chislic as the official nosh of the State of South Dakota. 
SB 100establish certain provisions related to grant monitoring and review and to revise certain record retention policies. 
SB 126revise certain provisions regarding municipal annual reports. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1072revise certain provisions regarding trusts. 
HB 1074revise certain provisions regarding the creation of business improvement districts. 
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 1082revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. 
HB 1083reduce certain fees for enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1085adopt the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. 
HB 1093authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. 
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 1110increase the penalty for certain subsequent convictions of hiring for sexual activity or promoting prostitution. 
HB 1111revise certain definitions regarding criminal street gang activity. 
HB 1118make an appropriation to allow the Veterans Services Center in Sioux Falls to resume and enhance operational services on Saturdays. 
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 1135revise the definition of fall enrollment for the purposes of education funding. 
HB 1143revise certain provisions regarding the tax exemption of certain school owned property. 
HB 1148revise certain provisions regarding the eligibility to serve on the Game, Fish, and Parks Commission. 
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 1171establish a nonbeneficiary student scholarship program for certain students attending tribally controlled colleges and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1174revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. 
HB 1185establish provisions regarding the storage of wine at certain licensed premises. 
HB 1190revise the time period for which certain motor vehicle license plates are used. 
HB 1195revise certain provisions regarding refunds of motor vehicle license fees. 
HB 1204revise certain provisions regarding power of attorney. 
HB 1214revise certain provisions regarding the State Conservation Commission and conservation districts. 
HB 1215revise certain provisions regarding reorganization of certain school districts with low enrollment. 
HB 1217repeal a provision that prohibits hunting of mourning doves on certain property. 
HB 1238lower the state sales and use tax on certain food items and to increase the rate of taxation for the sales and use tax on certain goods and services. 
HB 1242provide for freedom of expression for students in school-sponsored media. 
HB 1244revise certain provisions regarding the renewal of driver licenses by a member of the armed forces and their families. 
HB 1255revise the authority of the interim Rules Review Committee to revert a rule to any step in the rules adoption process. 
HB 1258revise certain provisions regarding aviation. 
HB 1259revise certain provisions regarding political party conventions. 
HB 1266provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. 
HB 1268provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. 
HB 1269revise certain provisions regarding the time frame for consent in adoption proceedings. 
HB 1284provide for certain highway safety requirements and to declare an emergency. 
HC 1001Honoring Arlene Kvislen for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota, the Legislature, and the South Dakota House of Representatives. 
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 1008Honoring and commending Jermaine Robinson and Brandon Peguese for their bravery in pulling Tami Crate from a burning vehicle and saving her life. 
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. 
HJR 1006Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. 
SB 1revise certain provisions regarding tax deed procurement. 
SB 2provide additional funding for the housing opportunity fund by redistributing certain building South Dakota funds. 
SB 3increase the amount of unobligated cash that may be transferred to the building South Dakota fund after the end of a fiscal year. 
SB 4revise certain provisions relating to the contractor's excise tax revenues that are deposited into the building South Dakota fund. 
SB 5establish a tax refund program for certain workforce housing projects. 
SB 6require that the unobligated cash balance of the building South Dakota fund be used in determining the allocation of unobligated general funds. 
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 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 71revise certain provisions related to a license renewal for the practice of medicine, osteopathy, surgery, or obstetrics. 
SB 86revise certain requirements when a local unit of government sells surplus property through a real estate broker. 
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 92provide a felony penalty for the intentional injury or disfigurement by certain corrosive materials. 
SB 94establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. 
SB 103prohibit aliens who are not lawfully present in the United States from attending any public postsecondary educational institution or from receiving certain educational financial assistance. 
SB 110establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion counseling practices by abortion providers in South Dakota and to amend provisions regarding mandatory third-party pre-abortion counseling. 
SB 113revise certain provisions regarding guaranteed energy savings contracts. 
SB 117revise certain provisions regarding the partners in education tax credit program. 
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 131create the career and technical education consortium grant program and the career and technical education consortium fund. 
SB 132establish the Early Learning Advisory Council. 
SB 134provide for the transfer of funds from the future fund to the education enhancement trust fund for the purpose of funding needs-based grants. 
SB 164prohibit certain instances of inserting a urinary catheter without consent of the patient. 
SB 166revise certain provisions relating to moisture and protein content devices and the fee that may be charged for such devices. 
SB 172provide for an opt out by certain professions from the temporary licensing compact. 
SB 181provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. 
SB 182revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. 
SB 186prohibit the cancellation or nonrenewal of a health insurance policy for a preexisting condition. 
SB 188require certain groundwater observation wells in the event of an oil spill. 
SB 196remove the statute of limitations for bringing a civil action for certain cases of child sexual abuse. 
SB 197revise certain provisions on the protection of historic properties. 
SB 212revise certain provisions regarding the Bureau of Information and Telecommunications assistance to schools. 
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. 
SCR 1Honoring the memory and accomplishments of President Grover Cleveland. 
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 3Committing the Legislature and urging the Governor, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General to secure the blessings of life and liberty for South Dakota's posterity. 
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 14Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the militia of the state. 
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. 

Hearings

02/20 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesHB 1178provide a penalty for the failure to complete timely audits by certain entities. 
02/20 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesSB 74create an exception to the minimum difference in age between adoptive parent and child and to declare an emergency. 
02/20 02:00 PM SenateHB 1084revise certain provisions regarding garnishment disclosure forms. 
02/20 08:00 AM House Committee on AppropriationsHB 1263increase the allowable general fund cash balances for school districts.