Bills Sponsored

Val Rausch

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HC 1033 Honoring the Milbank School District for outstanding accomplishments in state competitions.
SB 142 direct the Office of the Attorney General to study open government issues in South Dakota.

Co Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1055 appropriate money for international trade representation and to declare an emergency.
HB 1066 prohibit certain sex offenders from residing within a specified distance from certain places where children are present.
HB 1071 amend the composition, supervision, and functioning of the State Seed Certification Board.
HB 1075 revise certain provisions relating to the disposition of confiscated weapons and firearms.
HB 1077 authorize water user districts to establish and operate wastewater systems.
HB 1080 restrict the use of eminent domain under certain circumstances and to protect certain private property rights from acquisition by the use or threat of eminent domain.
HB 1081 exempt from the sales and use taxes certain maintenance items used on agricultural machinery and equipment and to declare an emergency.
HB 1083 limit the authority of the Game, Fish and Parks Commission to promulgate rules restricting the application of permits to carry a concealed pistol.
HB 1086 restrict the rights of certain sex offenders related to adoption or visitation of children.
HB 1087 appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute.
HB 1090 appropriate money for compensatory payments to certain school districts and to revise provisions related to certain school district entitlements.
HB 1092 extend certain lien provisions to physicians.
HB 1102 expand the board of technical professions.
HB 1103 appropriate money to postsecondary technical institutes for the maintenance and repair of buildings.
HB 1128 revise certain provisions concerning the valuation of agricultural land for ad valorem taxation.
HB 1129 exempt certain facilities used for business incubators from property taxation.
HB 1132 create immunity for reporting prenatal alcohol or substance abuse.
HB 1143 authorize the Board of Regents to renovate Wecota Hall at South Dakota State University, and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1148 appropriate money for heating costs at postsecondary technical institutes.
HB 1149 revise certain felony and misdemeanor provisions not located in the criminal code.
HB 1150 revise certain provisions relating to controlled drugs and substances.
HB 1158 require an expert review when a medical malpractice action is commenced.
HB 1162 provide for restitution to the state for expenses incurred in investigating false claims related to pesticide use.
HB 1163 revise certain provisions regarding court suspensions and revocations of driver licenses.
HB 1167 create a tax relief fund and to dedicate certain sales and use tax revenue received by the state through the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement.
HB 1173 limit the authority of the state agencies to promulgate rules restricting the application of permits to carry a concealed pistol.
HB 1182 allow school districts to expend from the capital outlay fund for some of their mileage reimbursement costs.
HB 1194 prohibit the distribution of contraceptives to public school students.
HB 1202 revise certain provisions related to sexually transmitted diseases.
HB 1209 revise certain provisions regarding money lending.
HB 1211 revise the formula for using certain real property sales to assess other real property.
HB 1213 provide for the compensation of school districts that experience significant gains in enrollment from one year to the next.
HB 1214 create a school holiday on the Tuesday after Labor Day.
HB 1215 establish certain legislative findings, to reinstate the prohibition against certain acts causing the termination of an unborn human life, to prescribe a penalty therefor, and to provide for the implementation of such provisions under certain circumstances.
HB 1217 provide for the clarification of sexual abstinence instruction.
HC 1004 Honoring and congratulating outstanding tennis coach, State Representative Burt Elliott, on his selection as a recipient of the 2005 South Dakota Tennis Achievement Award.
HC 1006 Commending and honoring the 2004-2005 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: Robert Arend, Garretson, School Superintendent; David Peterson, Retired, School Business Official; Nancy Whitcher, Rapid City, Elementary School Principal; Christena Schultz, Emery, Secondary School Principal; Mike Taplett, Huron, Middle School Principal; Dr. Patricia Peel, Rapid City, Curriculum Director; and Karen Roth, Sioux Falls, Director of Special Education for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups.
HC 1019 Honoring the 2005 Arlington High School football team and the students and staff involved in the football program as 2005 Class 9AA State High School Football Champions.
HC 1021 Honoring Ambrose "Red" Schultz for his exemplary service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature.
HC 1029 Commending and honoring Kerry Konda for qualifying for the national Interstate Oratory Competition to be held in Pensacola, Florida, on April 20 through 23, 2006.
HC 1032 Commending and honoring the 2005-2006 Madison High School Lady Bulldogs Gymnastics Team for their twelfth straight championship title in the Class A Gymnastics State Tournament.
HCR 1003 Recognizing the efforts of United States Senator Tim Johnson, United States Senator John Thune, United States Representative Stephanie Herseth, Governor M. Michael Rounds and the preparedness of the Rapid City area's Ellsworth Task Force and the Black Hills area's government and business leaders for their outstanding achievement in retaining Ellsworth Air Force Base as a vital component of our nation's defenses.
HCR 1004 Urging the voters of South Dakota to reject the Judicial Accountability Initiated Law (J.A.I.L.), which will be submitted to South Dakota voters in November 2006, designated Amendment E.
HCR 1006 Urging further support from Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and the United States Department of Defense for the South Dakota National Guard.
HCR 1007 Honoring all who came to the aid of South Dakotans who experienced a continuous severe winter storm with heavy snow, freezing rain, and high winds November 27 through November 29, 2005.
HCR 1008 Commemorating the 125th anniversary of the establishment of the South Dakota State University.
HCR 1009 Urging Congress to restore funding for the Urban Indian Health Program.
HCR 1010 Supporting the development of nuclear power in South Dakota.
SB 100 revise the distribution from certain constitutionally created trust funds, to revise certain provisions regarding state fund condition statements, and to declare an emergency.
SB 101 establish the Public Utilities Commission as a separate agency.
SB 108 revise certain provisions defining employer contributions that are not deemed to be wages.
SB 115 allow a mother to breast-feed her child anywhere she and the child have a right to be.
SB 118 revise certain provisions regarding the type of personal identification required when voting.
SB 150 require the state's participation in the National Sex Offender Public Registry and to provide for the posting of a state internet sex registry site.
SB 151 define the local government contribution for the construction of an armory.
SB 152 appropriate money for the design and construction of National Guard armories and to declare an emergency.
SB 153 transfer certain moneys from the railroad trust fund to the property tax reduction fund and to declare an emergency.
SB 154 create a life protection litigation subfund within the extraordinary litigation fund and provide for its use and to declare an emergency.
SB 156 prohibit the picketing of funerals under certain circumstances, to provide penalties for the violation thereof, and to declare an emergency.
SB 160 appropriate money for heating costs at postsecondary technical institutes.
SB 179 direct the Bureau of Administration to provide all of the fourth floor of the State Capitol Building for use by the Legislature.
SB 185 require inspections of certain facilities by the Department of Health.
SB 191 permit certain organizations to conduct card game tournaments.
SC 7 Honoring the South Dakota Health Care Association on the occasion of its fifty-fifth anniversary.
SC 9 Honoring the service and contributions of South Dakota's citizens who serve in the Armed Forces Reserve.
SC 11 Honoring Patricia (Pat) Adam for her exceptional service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Senate.
SCR 5 Recognizing the contributions of private landowners to the support of big game populations and requesting the Department of Game, Fish and Parks to alleviate financial losses to private landowners through wildlife depredation.
SJR 2 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article VI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to abortion.

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