The effective date of most of the legislation in this volume is July 1, 2006. See SDCL 2-14-16. Legislation with other effective dates will contain the effective date as one of its provisions.


1.    HJR 1003    Legislative article in the constitution proposed for amendment at the next general election.


2.    SB 64        Repeal unused statutorily created funds.

3.    SB 154    Life protection litigation subfund created.

4.    SB 119    Emergency rules, use of procedure clarified.

5.    HB 1173    Rule-making authority restricted regarding concealed weapons.

6.    HB 1248    Interpreters for deaf regulated.

7.    SB 74        Small business impact statement applies to Department of Game, Fish and Parks.

8.    SB 75        Repeal of small business impact statement deleted.

9.    HB 1038    Appropriation for physicians and dentists who have complied with the requirements of the tuition reimbursement program.

10.    HB 1021    Disaster related costs appropriation.

11.    SB 142    Attorney general may contract to study open government issues.

12.    SB 165    South Dakota Energy Infrastructure Authority appropriation.


13.    SB 95        Statutory interim standing committees may introduce legislation.

14.    HB 1053    Legislation enacted in 2005 codified.

15.    SB 179    Fourth floor of the State Capitol to be used for legislative committee rooms and legislative offices.


16.    HB 1225    Old Age and Survivors Insurance Division renamed and reorganized.

17.    SB 6        Terms related to the South Dakota Retirement Plan defined.

18.    SB 8        Benefit payments on behalf of minors made to custodian or conservator.

19.    SB 10        Disability benefits under the South Dakota Retirement System revised.

20.    SB 7        Level income payment option clarified.

21.    SB 9        Beneficiary provisions of the South Dakota Retirement System revised.

22.    SB 5        Special pay retirement plan participation standards adjusted.


23.    SB 100    Public fund distribution revised and condition statements to be provided to Legislature.

24.    SB 19        The General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2006 revised regarding the Board of Regents and the Department of Corrections.

25.    SB 153    Money from the railroad trust fund transferred to the property tax reduction fund.

26.    SB 209    The General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2007.

27.    SB 210    General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2007, revised.


28.    HB 1001    Election procedures revised.

29.    SB 12        Local elections, form of ballot to be used is prescribed.

30.    SB 77        Municipal runoff elections, time extended between first election and when the office is filled.

31.    SB 146    South Dakota Firefighters Association reference corrected in existing statutes.


32.    HB 1068    Names of certain parties to be listed in instruments recorded by the register of deeds.


33.    HB 1078    Bond requirements changed for township clerks and treasurers.


34.    HB 1056    Employee to sign contract on behalf of the city as permitted by ordinance or resolution.

35.    HB 1174    Business improvement districts modified.


36.    HB 1112    Property tax exemption created for certain property.

37.    HB 1129    Business incubator real property tax exemption.

38.    HB 1008    Agricultural land reclassified if converted to nonagricultural use.

39.    HB 1232    Real property tax assessment freeze revised.

40.    SB 97        The governing body may refer issue to a vote.

41.    HB 1060    The general fund and special education property tax levy for a school district is adjusted.

42.    HB 1237    Tax refunds for elderly and disabled persons.

43.    HB 1069    Public sale of tax certificates prohibited.

44.    HB 1227    Coal-fired power plant property tax exemption to upgrade pollution control equipment.

45.    SB 51        Dates pertaining to references to the Internal Revenue Code updated.

46.    SB 46        Taxes on life insurance premiums and annuity considerations revised.

47.    HB 1081    Parts and labor for agricultural machinery and equipments exempt from sales and use tax.

48.    HB 1047    Sales and use tax provisions revised related to products and substances associated with the application of pesticides.

49.    HB 1123    Game bird feed exempt from sales and use tax.

50.    HB 1098    Swine and cattle semen exempt from sales and use tax.

51.    HB 1110    Compensation paid to business for collecting the tax on behalf of the state.

52.    HB 1226    Tax refund expanded for agricultural processing facilities.

53.    SB 92        Contractor's excise tax refund changed for certain projects.

54.    SB 67        Amnesty for sellers attempting to comply with the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement.

55.    HB 1167    Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement tax relief fund created.

56.    SB 52        Signature requirement on certain tax applications removed.

57.    HB 1206    Refund of sales and use tax and contractor's excise tax to the movie industry.

58.    HB 1154    Tax imposed on farm machinery.

59.    HB 1050    Taxation of motor fuel and the refunding of the motor fuel tax revised.

60.    HB 1097    Municipal sales and use tax refund.

61.    HB 1048    State tax reporting and remittance requirements revised.


62.    HB 1121    Conditional use permits notice of hearing changed.

63.    HB 1161    Formation of special zoning areas.

64.    SB 90        Approval of plats, procedure revised.

65.    SB 71        Board of adjustment voting requirements changed.

66.    HB 1080    Eminent domain restricted.


67.    SB 78        Initiative and referendum process revised.

68.    HB 1002    Voter registration documentation revised.

69.    SB 13        Facsimile ballots, publication requirements established.

70.    SB 11        Electronic ballot marking system required and assistance provided.

71.    SB 118    Photo identification required to vote, provisions revised.

72.    HB 1003    Absentee voting requirements revised.


73.    HB 1024    Director of Vocational Education, appointment function repealed.

74.    HB 1023    School district radio equipment standards repealed.

75.    SB 198    Education funding to assist sparse school districts.

76.    SB 3        Representation areas authorized for school board elections.

77.    HB 1176    Enrolled students defined.

78.    HB 1220    Contractual agreements between certain school districts allowed temporarily.

79.    HB 1182    Capital outlay funds may be used for mileage reimbursement.

80.    HB 1175    Kindergarten programs expanded.

81.    HB 1079    Enrolled student defined.

82.    HB 1147    High school extracurricular activities, eligibility restricted.

83.    HB 1236    South Dakota virtual high school created.

84.    HB 1025    State aid to special education revised.

85.    SB 83        The length of time increased for which nationally certified teachers may receive stipends.

86.    SB 88        Higher education in-state residency for graduates of certain Bureau of Indian Affairs high schools.

87.    HB 1067    Resident tuition for members of the armed services.

88.    HB 1247    South Dakota National Guard tuition benefits revised.

89.    HB 1157    South Dakota opportunity scholarship eligibility to South Dakota students who return to the state to attend school.

90.    HB 1243    Appropriation to reimburse school districts for consolidation.

91.    SB 65        Western Dakota Technical Institute appropriation to repair roof.

92.    HB 1103    Postsecondary technical institutes appropriation.

93.    SB 20        Dairy manufacturing plant construction authorized at South Dakota State University.

94.    SB 21        Manure separator construction authorized at South Dakota State University.

95.    SB 22        Board of Regents may transfer title to a T-28 experimental aircraft from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology to the Strategic Air and Space Museum.

96.    SB 23        Livestock feed storage construction authorized.

97.    HB 1012    Advanced materials processing and joining laboratory addition at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology authorized.

98.    HB 1014    Appropriation to Board of Regents to remodel certain athletic facilities at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.

99.    HB 1011    Student wellness center at South Dakota State University expenditure authority increased.

100.    SB 205    South Dakota Opportunity Scholarships appropriation from 2005 revised.

101.    HB 1013    Appropriation to the Board of Regents for the construction and maintenance of various facilities.

102.    HB 1015    Equestrian facility authorized for South Dakota State University.

103.    HB 1020    Money reappropriated to state aid to education.

104.    HB 1090    Cross-border students enrollment aid appropriation.

105.    HB 1143    Wecota Hall at South Dakota State University renovation appropriation.

106.    HB 1238    Board of Regents may purchase land in Minnehaha County.

107.    HB 1244    Appropriation to Board of Regents to build instructional building.

108.    SB 202    Energy costs appropriation for K-12 school districts and postsecondary vocational education institutions.

109.    SB 168    Career and technical education appropriation.


110.    SB 138    Appointment of agent to receive legal process, revised.

111.    HB 1171    Attorney's fees may be assessed in custody and visitation cases.


112.    HB 1205    Attorney of record exemption from the fee for certain records searches.

113.    HB 1063    Warrant or summons on an indictment, authority to issue clarified.

114.    HB 1204    Religious belief jury duty exemption.

115.    SB 2        Appropriation to add judgeship.

116.    HB 1134    Justifiable use of force.

117.    SB 28        Criminal code revision corrections.

118.    SB 156    Picketing at funerals prohibited.

119.    HB 1215    Abortion prohibited.

120.    HB 1064    Penalty increased for subsequent conviction for stalking.

121.    SB 208    Sex offender criminal penalties enhanced.

122.    HB 1153    Prohibited sex act definition expanded.

123.    SB 148    Sex offender registry revised.

124.    SB 150    Sex offender registry updated.

125.    SB 149    Community safety zone created.

126.    SB 203    Statewide sex offender registry appropriation.

127.    HB 1054    The prize certain lotteries may award, increased.

128.    SB 159    State's attorney's duties regarding dishonored checks clarified.

129.    HB 1095    Fictitious name or false date of birth made part of false impersonation.

130.    HB 1149    Certain crimes revised.

131.    SB 99        Task force on sexual assault established.


132.    SB 59        Use of chemist's affidavits permitted in parole, probation, and contested case proceedings.

133.    HB 1199    Concealed weapons information release restricted.


134.    HB 1073    Warrantless arrest circumstances revised.

135.    SB 63        Immigration and Customs Enforcement Office of Investigations included in the definition of federal law enforcement officer.

136.    HB 1104    Eavesdropping, elements of the crime revised.

137.    HB 1075    Confiscated weapons may be sold.


138.    HB 1022    Work release inmates, disposition of certain funds received.


139.    HB 1086    Deny parental rights to persons convicted of rape that resulted in birth of a child.

140.    HB 1186    Standard visitation guidelines may be implemented.

141.    HB 1074    Stalking and physical domestic violence orders recognized.

142.    HB 1218    Task force to study education for divorcing parents, visitation and custody matters.


143.    HB 1094    Custodian of files may access own files for discharge of official duties.

144.    HB 1051    Notice to a tribe of a child custody proceeding subject to the Indian Child Welfare Act clarified.

145.    HB 1059    Parental notification of abuse required.

146.    HB 1180    Child endangerment and child neglect as criminal offenses.


147.    HB 1109    Civil immunity for qualified mental health professionals designated by county board of mental illness.

148.    HB 1040    The minimum monthly fee charged for care at the Human Services Center is revised.


149.    HB 1072    Long-term care partnership program established.

150.    HB 1156    Department of Social Services to contract with a private organization to conduct assessment of long-term care services.

151.    HB 1241    Sales tax on food refund appropriation.

152.    HB 1240    Low income energy assistance appropriation.


153.    SB 91        Social security number not required for certain probate matters.


154.    SB 55        State highway road closures due to inclement weather, process modified.

155.    SB 54        State trunk highway system revised.

156.    HB 1052    References updated to certain federal regulations regarding financial assistance to persons displaced by highway acquisition.


157.    HB 1107    Salvage vehicle definition revised.

158.    SB 183    Military veterans distinctive motor vehicle license plates.

159.    SB 182    Motor vehicle license plate decals, approval and production modified.

160.    HB 1189    Motor vehicles donated to certain groups exempt from federal and state taxes.

161.    HB 1164    Tax imposed on leased motorcycles.

162.    HB 1130    Temporary supplement lot for use by motor vehicle dealers.

163.    HB 1139    Motor vehicle demonstration and in-transit permit use revised.

164.    SB 107    Manufacturer of motor vehicle definition modified.

165.    HB 1163    Driver license revocation and suspension procedure modified.

166.    HB 1084    Counties may regulate the operation of certain off-road vehicles in highway ditches.

167.    SB 42        Saddlemount motor vehicle combination regulation updated.

168.    HB 1119    Driving under the influence modified.

169.    SB 1        Driving under the influence, mandatory withdrawal of bodily substances after arrest.

170.    HB 1190    Motor vehicle D.U.I. regulation does not apply to a person riding a bike or an animal.

171.    HB 1118    Failure to stop and eluding a police officer, elements of the crimes modified.

172.    HB 1049    Motor vehicle license plates, delayed effective date for certain laws.


173.    SB 172    Tuition benefits for nonresident members of the South Dakota National Guard increased.

174.    SB 151    Local government contribution for construction of armory.

175.    SB 14        State Veterans Home admission eligibility revised.

176.    HB 1089    Vietnam War Memorial appropriation.

177.    SB 152    National Guard armory construction appropriation.


178.    HB 1041    Denial, suspension, or revocation of Emergency Medical Technician certification.

179.    HB 1034    Controlled substances list modified.

180.    SB 58        Gamma hydroxyl butyrate defined.

181.    SB 207    Sale of products containing pseudoephedrine or ephedrine restricted.

182.    SB 185    Abortion clinic licensing and regulation.

183.    HB 1132    Immunity created for reporting prenatal alcohol and substance abuse.

184.    SB 38        Boiler operation certificate inspection fee increased.

185.    SB 37        Fire safety requirements modified.

186.    HB 1246    Interstate compact for the prevention and control of forest fires.

187.    SB 40        Weighing and measuring devices and service agencies regulation updated.

188.    SB 130    Nine one one telephone surcharge applied to prepaid telephone calling service.

189.    SB 109    Statewide mutual aid requests among certain public agencies.

190.    SB 32        Mosquito control grant program.


191.    SB 98        Alcoholic beverage license transfer or renewal limited.

192.    SB 48        Alcoholic beverage licensee reference corrected.

193.    SB 194    Wine redefined for farm wineries.

194.    HB 1233    Alcoholic beverage specialty license established.


195.    HB 1037    Prescription of schedule II controlled drugs limited.

196.    HB 1036    Optometrist license reciprocity and license fee increase.

197.    SB 34        Board of Nursing quorum requirements changed.

198.    SB 33        Nurse licensure applicants required to submit to a background check.

199.    SB 155    Corporation and limited liability company may be formed for real estate business.

200.    SB 87        Written consent required to advertise or market property on behalf of an owner.

201.    SB 60        Polygraph examiners license increased from an annual license to a three year license.


202.    SB 39        Biodiesel fuels testing, quality and labeling.

203.    SB 15        Trademark registration classification for goods and services modified.


204.    SB 204    State Conservation Commission appropriation.

205.    HB 1071    State Seed Certification Board membership changed.

206.    SB 26        Wildfire suppression appropriation.

207.    HB 1087    Northern Crops Institute appropriation.

208.    SB 27        State Fair appropriation.

209.    SB 143    State Fair appropriation.


210.    HB 1082    Local governments preempted from regulating certain agricultural products.


211.    HB 1181    Humane society laws revised.

212.    HB 1007    Livestock brand composition provisions revised.

213.    HB 1006    Cattle with out-of-state brands regulated.

214.    HB 1005    Revise certain provisions related to cancelled livestock brands.


215.    HB 1032    Resident hunting and fishing privileges clarified upon a change of residency.

216.    HB 1212    Number of landowner big game hunting permits increased.

217.    SB 73        Activated military personnel who drew elk license before activation may receive elk license on return from active duty.

218.    HB 1030    Turkey hunting licenses available to members of the armed services.

219.    SB 186    Raising of upland game birds defined as an agricultural pursuit.

220.    HB 1029    Crossbow use regulated.

221.    SB 189    Fire suppression agreements provisions revised.


222.    HB 1127    South Dakota Gaming Commission may award grants to fund gambling addition treatment.

223.    HB 1033    A person arrested for a boating violation may be released from custody upon executing a written promise to appear.


224.    SB 62        Reclamation surety requirements regarding uranium exploration revised and the Board of Minerals and Environment authorized to adopt rules for the construction, operation, monitoring, and closure of uranium and other in situ leach mines.


225.    SB 66        Acquisition of property for water distribution system routes, certain exemption allowed.

226.    HB 1077    Water user districts authorized to provide wastewater services.


227.    HB 1239    Water management appropriation.


228.    HB 1135    Limited liability companies and partnerships requirements modified.

229.    SB 122    Breeding stock exemption to the Family Farm Act.

230.    HB 1065    Volunteer service on boards protected if organized outside of South Dakota and if advisory.


231.    SB 101    Public Utilities Commission as separate agency.

232.    SB 157    Use of eminent domain by railroad restricted.

233.    SB 56        Railroad authority authorized to acquire certain facilities owned by other railroads.

234.    SB 25        Motor Carrier regulation transferred to the Department of Revenue and Regulation.

235.    SB 41        Motor carrier safety and transportation of hazardous materials references updated.

236.    SB 43        Explosive material storage regulation updated.

237.    HB 1039    Disposition of funds collected on local exchange service lines, cellular telephones, and radio pager devices revised.

238.    SB 81        Use of communications records regulated.

239.    HB 1091    Public Utilities Commission may approve tariff mechanisms.

240.    HB 1017    Public Utilities Commission authorized to take certain actions related to federal energy acts.

241.    HB 1016    Renewable energy credit system created.

242.    SB 24        Energy conversion projects and facilities, Public Utilities Commission authority revised.


243.    SB 68        Trust companies examination requirements revised.


244.    SB 133    Installment sales contract charges revised for guaranteed asset protection contracts.

245.    HB 1209    Payday loan regulation modified.

246.    SB 180    Consumer reporting agencies required to provide a security freeze for certain consumers.


247.    HB 1178    Trusts for animals.

248.    HB 1185    Directed trusts included in custodial accounts.


249.    HB 1044    Debt cancellation contracts exempt from insurance regulation.

250.    HB 1058    Division of Insurance investigation requirements revised.

251.    SB 69        Insurable interests redefined.

252.    HB 1188    Private placement insurance liquidity requirements revised.

253.    HB 1043    Life insurance exclusions modified.

254.    HB 1224    Prior approval of premium rates, procedure revised.

255.    SB 200    Risk pool board may allow additional enrollees into the risk pool under certain circumstances.

256.    SB 201    The risk pool reimbursement method for health care providers revised.

257.    SB 49        Health insurance discount plan requirements modified.

258.    SB 45        Group health plan break in coverage restriction modified.

259.    HB 1045    Health plan coordination of benefits.

260.    SB 44        Waiting period for filing insurance rate waiting period repealed.

261.    HB 1111    Third party administrators must provide claims experience to employers if requested.

262.    HB 1042    Insurance producer licensure renewal requirements changed.

263.    HB 1070    Insurance producer of insurers to receive notice.

264.    SB 47        Health maintenance organizations may rate employer sponsored plans without prior approval.


265.    SB 166    Athletic agents regulated.


266.    SB 108    Employer's contributions to certain insurance plans not deemed wages.

267.    HB 1027    Unemployment insurance wage base and contribution rates revised.

268.    HB 1177    Amount limited in the employer's investment in the South Dakota's Future Fund.

269.    HB 1197    Unemployment benefits not reduced due to receipt of certain benefits.


270.    HB 1113    Workers compensation for firefighters assigned by the Wildland Fire Coordinator, exemption for claims created.

271.    HB 1165    Small claims procedure for workers compensation claims.


272.    05-11        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 16-2-29.6.

273.    05-12        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-68.

274.    05-13        In the Matter of the Amendment of chapter 16-2 Appendix; amendment of chapter 16-1A Appendix, and repeal of chapter 12-9 Appendix.

275.    06-01        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-5(g).

276.    06-02        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-6(a).

277.    06-03        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-6(d).

278.    06-04        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-7(b).

279.    06-05        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-11(a).

280.    06-06        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-11(b).

281.    06-07        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-11(c).

282.    06-08        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-11(d).

283.    06-09        In the Matter of the Adoption of a New Rule to be Designated at SDCL 15-6- 11(e).

284.    06-10        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-12(a).

285.    06-11        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-12(b).

286.    06-12        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-12(e).

287.    06-13        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-23.1.

288.    06-14        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-26(b).

289.    06-15        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-26(c).

290.    06-16        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-26(e).

291.    06-17        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-27(a).

292.    06-18        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-27(b).

293.    06-19        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-28(b).

294.    06-20        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-30(a).

295.    06-21        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-30(b).

296.    06-22        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-30(c).

297.    06-23        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-30(d).

298.    06-24        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-30(f).

299.    06-25        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-30(g).

300.    06-26        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-31(a).

301.    06-27        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-31(b).

302.    06-28        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-31(c).

303.    06-29        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-32(a).

304.    06-30        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-33(a).

305.    06-31        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-36(a).

306.    06-32        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-36(b).

307.    06-33        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-37(a).

308.    06-34        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-37(b).

309.    06-35        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-37(c).

310.    06-36        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-37(d).

311.    06-37        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-38(c).

312.    06-38        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-38(d).

313.    06-39        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-40(c).

314.    06-40        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-41(a).

315.    06-41        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-41(b).

316.    06-42        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-47(b).

317.    06-43        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-49(a).

318.    06-44        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-50(a).

319.    06-45        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-50(b).

320.    06-46        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-50(c).

321.    06-47        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-50(d).

322.    06-48        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-51(a).

323.    06-49        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-51(b).

324.    06-50        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-51(c).

325.    06-51        In the Matter of the Adoption of a New Rule to be Designated at SDCL 15-6- 51(d).

326.    06-52        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-52(a).

327.    06-53        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-53(a).

328.    06-54        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-54(d).

329.    06-55        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-56(c).

330.    06-56        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-6-58.

331.    06-57        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-15A-9.

332.    06-58        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-15A-10.

333.    06-59        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 15-26A-6.

334.    06-60        In the Matter of the Adoption of a New Rule to be Designated at SDCL 15-26A- 6.01.

335.    06-61        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 16-16-11.

336.    06-62        In the Matter of the Adoption of a New Rule to be Designated at SDCL 16-19- 68.1.

337.    06-63        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 16-19-71.

338.    06-64        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 16-19-72.

339.    06-65        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 16-19-74.

340.    06-66        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 16-19-86.

341.    06-67        In the Matter of the Amendment of SDCL 19-9-3.