80th Legislative Session _ 2005

Committee: House Education
Thursday, February 03, 2005

                                            P - Present
                                            E - Excused
                                            A - Absent

Roll Call
P    Bradford
P    Brunner
P    Buckingham
P    Elliott
P    Hills
P    Nelson
P    Novstrup
P    Olson (Ryan)
P    Roberts
P    Schafer
P    Van Norman
P    Weems
P    Wick
P    McLaughlin, Vice-Chair
P    Heineman, Chair

OTHERS PRESENT: See Original Minutes

The meeting was called to order by Chair Heineman

MOTION:     TO APPROVE THE MINUTES OF TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST, 2005

Moved by:    Brunner
Second by:    Hills
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

         HB 1227: revise certain provisions concerning the hiring by school districts of persons convicted of felony drug distribution.

Presented by:    Representative Jim Bradford


Proponents:    Larry Nelson, Middle Sized Schools Organization (Handout #1)
        Margo Heinert, Superintendent, Shannon County School
Opponents:    Rick Melmer, Department of Education

Comments by Lisa Lomheim, DOE

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1227

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     On page 2, line 6 of the printed bill, delete " 22-1-2(5) " and insert "22-1-2(25)".

Moved by:    Van Norman
Second by:    Roberts
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1227

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     On page 2, line 4 of the printed bill, delete " Five " and insert "Ten".

Moved by:    Brunner
Second by:    Novstrup
Action:    Was not acted on.

MOTION:     SUBSTITUTE MOTION AMEND HB 1227

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     On page 2, line 4 of the printed bill, delete " Five " and insert "Seven".

Moved by:    Roberts
Second by:    Hills
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

Comments by Dick Tieszen, Assoc. School Boards of SD

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1227 AS AMENDED

Moved by:    Van Norman
Second by:    Brunner


Action:    Was not acted on.

MOTION:     CALL THE QUESTION

Moved by:    Roberts
Second by:    Buckingham
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1227 AS AMENDED

Moved by:    Van Norman
Second by:    Brunner
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(10-4-1-0)

Voting Yes:    Bradford, Brunner, Hills, Nelson, Novstrup, Roberts, Schafer, Van Norman, Wick, McLaughlin

Voting No:    Buckingham, Olson (Ryan), Weems, Heineman

Excused:    Elliott

         HB 1207: increase the school term and to compensate school districts for the increase.

Presented by:    Representative Ed McLaughlin (Handout #2)
Proponents:    Dianna Miller, ESD + 6
        Jim Hutmacher, SD Coalition of Schools
        Senator Stanford Adelstein
        Larry Nelson, Middle Sized Schools Organization
Opponents:    Melody Schopp, Department of Education
        Donna DeKraai, SDEA
        Bill Lynch, ASBSD (Handout #3)

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1207

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     On page 1, line 10 of the printed bill, overstrike " three " and insert " four ".

     On page 1 , line 11, overstrike " four " and insert " five ".

     On page 3 , line 9, delete everything after " $23.19 " and insert " ; for school fiscal year 2007, the per student allocation shall be increased by an additional $46.38; and for school fiscal year ".

     On page 3 , line 10, delete " and " .

Moved by:    Roberts
Second by:    Van Norman
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     DEFER HB 1207 TO THE 41ST LEGISLATIVE DAY

Moved by:    Olson (Ryan)
Second by:    Brunner
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(8-6-1-0)

Voting Yes:    Brunner, Buckingham, Nelson, Novstrup, Olson (Ryan), Weems, Wick, Heineman

Voting No:    Bradford, Hills, Roberts, Schafer, Van Norman, McLaughlin

Excused:    Elliott

         HB 1112: create the pre-kindergarten initiative pilot program and to provide for its funding.

The Chair deferred HB 1112 until Tuesday, February 8, 2005.

         HB 1216: specify the method of distribution of certain state aid to general education funds.

Presented by:    Representative Dale Hargens
Proponents:    Jim Hutmacher, SD Coalition of Schools
        Hank Kosters, Associated School Boards of South Dakota
        Dianna Miller, ESD + 6
        Donna DeKraai, SDEA
        Christie Johnson, School Administrators of SD
        Larry Nelson, Middle Sized Schools Organization
        Jim Holbeck, Supt. Clark School
Opponents:    Stacy Krusemark, Department of Education
        Tamara Darnall, Bureau of Finance and Management

The Chair deferred HB 1216 until Tuesday, February 8, 2005.


MOTION:     ADJOURN

Moved by:    Weems
Second by:    Nelson
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

Lois Henry

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Committee Secretary
Phyllis M. Heineman, Chair


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