80th Legislative Session _ 2005

Committee: Senate State Affairs
Monday, February 14, 2005

                                            P - Present
                                            E - Excused
                                            A - Absent

Roll Call
P    Abdallah
P    McCracken
P    McNenny
P    Moore
P    Olson (Ed)
P    Schoenbeck
P    Sutton (Dan)
P    Koskan, Vice-Chair
P    Bogue, Chair

OTHERS PRESENT: See Original Minutes

The meeting was called to order by Senator Eric Bogue, Chair

MOTION:     TO APPROVE THE MINUTES OF WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2005

Moved by:    McCracken
Second by:    Abdallah
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

         SB 211: repeal certain provisions regarding easements on railroad property acquired by eminent domain.

Presented by:    Dean Krogman, Dakota Minnesota and Eastern Railroad
Opponents:    Darla Pollman-Rogers, South Dakota Rural Electric Association and South Dakota Rural Telecommunications Association
        Bob Miller, South Dakota Electric Utilities
        Dennis Davis, South Dakota Association of Rural Water Systems


MOTION:     DEFER SB 211 TO THE 41ST LEGISLATIVE DAY

Moved by:    Schoenbeck
Second by:    Koskan
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(6-2-1-0)

Voting Yes:    McCracken, Olson (Ed), Schoenbeck, Sutton (Dan), Koskan, Bogue

Voting No:    McNenny, Moore

Excused:    Abdallah

         SB 193: revise certain provisions regarding the performance of abortions on unemancipated minors and those found to be incompetent.

Presented by:    Senator Brock Greenfield
Proponents:    Rachel Hansen, South Dakota Right to Life
        Rita Houglum, Eagle Forum
        Travis Benson, Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls
        Rob Regier, South Dakota Family Policy Council
Opponents:    Kate Looby, Planned Parenthood, Sioux Falls (Document #1)

MOTION:     AMEND SB 193

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     On page 1, line 8 of the printed bill, delete " or guardian " .

     On page 1 , line 9, delete the first and second " or guardian ".

     On page 1 , line 11, delete the first and second " or guardian ".

     On page 2 , line 12, delete " or guardian " .

     On page 2 , line 18, delete " or guardian " .

     On page 2 , line 21, delete " , " and insert " that the unemancipated minor or incompetent female is mature and capable of determining whether notification should be given, or ".

     On page 3 , line 5, overstrike " A " and insert " An ".

     On page 3 , line 6, overstrike " or guardian or conservator " .

     On page 3 , delete line 14 , and insert "upon her without notification of her parent , guardian, or conservator would be in".

     On page 4 , line 16, delete everything after "purpose".

     On page 4 , delete lines 17 to 21 , inclusive.

     On page 4 , line 22, delete everything before " . " .

     On page 4 , after line 22, insert:

"      Section 3. That subdivision (4) of § 34-23A-1 be amended to read as follows:

             (4)      "Parent," one parent or guardian of the pregnant minor , or one person standing in loco parentis who has care and control of the minor and with whom the minor regularly resides, or the guardian or conservator of the pregnant female;
".

Moved by:    McCracken
Second by:    Koskan
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     DO PASS SB 193 AS AMENDED

Moved by:    Abdallah
Second by:    Schoenbeck
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(9-0-0-0)

Voting Yes:    Abdallah, McCracken, McNenny, Moore, Olson (Ed), Schoenbeck, Sutton (Dan), Koskan, Bogue

         SB 203: prohibit the performance of abortions, except to save the life of the mother, and to provide a penalty therefor and to provide for a delayed effective date.

MOTION:     DEFER SB 203 TO THE 41ST LEGISLATIVE DAY

Moved by:    Schoenbeck
Second by:    McCracken
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(9-0-0-0)


Voting Yes:    Abdallah, McCracken, McNenny, Moore, Olson (Ed), Schoenbeck, Sutton (Dan), Koskan, Bogue

         SB 198: establish certain legislative findings, to reinstate the prohibition against certain acts causing the termination of an unborn human life, and to prescribe a penalty therefor.

Presented by:    Senator Frank Kloucek
Proponents:    Charles Sandlin, self, Marion (Document #2)    
        Bernell Sandlin, self, Marion
        Nancy Bauder, self, Scotland (Document #3)
        Dan Flyger, self, Freeman (Document #4)
        Travis Benson, Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls
        Rob Regier, South Dakota Family Policy Council
Observer:    Jeremiah D. Murphy, self, Sioux Falls
Opponents:    Kate Looby, Planned Parenthood, Sioux Falls (Document #5)
        Jennifer Ring, ACLU of the Dakotas

MOTION:     DEFER SB 198 TO THE 41ST LEGISLATIVE DAY

Moved by:    Schoenbeck
Second by:    Koskan
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(7-2-0-0)

Voting Yes:    Abdallah, McCracken, McNenny, Olson (Ed), Schoenbeck, Koskan, Bogue

Voting No:    Moore, Sutton (Dan)

MOTION:     ADJOURN

Moved by:    McCracken
Second by:    McNenny
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

Nancy Benson

____________________________

Committee Secretary
Eric H. Bogue, Chair


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