82nd Legislative Session _ 2007

Committee: Senate Taxation
Friday, February 23, 2007

                                            P - Present
                                            E - Excused
                                            A - Absent

Roll Call
P    Duenwald
P    Garnos
P    Hansen (Tom)
P    Jerstad
P    Koetzle
P    Lintz, Vice-Chair
P    Peterson (Jim)
P    Turbak
P    McNenny, Chair

OTHERS PRESENT: See Original Minutes

The meeting was called to order by Chair McNenny

MOTION:     TO APPROVE THE MINUTES OF WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21,2007

Moved by:    Koetzle
Second by:    Garnos
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

         HB 1251: exempt the gross receipts received from certain controlled groups from the contractor's excise tax.

Presented by:    Representative Kent Juhnke
Proponents:    Greg Dean, SD Telecommunications Assn.
        Jarrod Johnson, Commissioner of School & Public Lands

        Comments by Jennifer Giannonatti, School and Public Lands

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1251



1251ra
     On the printed bill, delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:

"      Section 1. Any federal funds received pursuant to section 2(i) of S. 2205 ES, 109th Cong., 2d Session, an Act to direct the Secretary of Interior to convey certain parcels of land acquired for the Blunt Reservoir and Pierre Canal features of the initial stage of the Oahe Unit, James Division, South Dakota, to the Commission of School and Public Lands and the Department of Game, Fish and Parks of the State of South Dakota for the purpose of mitigating lost wildlife habitat, on the condition that the current preferential leaseholders shall have an option to purchase the parcels from the commission, and for other purposes, are hereby continuously appropriated to the Commissioner of School and Public Lands for the purposes set out in S. 2205 ES, 109th Cong., 2d Session. All money received by the commissioner under the provisions of S. 2205 ES, 109th Cong., 2d Session shall be set forth in the commissioner's annual budget as an informational item, and shall be annually reviewed by the legislature as required by §  2-7-7.2."


Moved by:    Hansen (Tom)
Second by:    Garnos
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1251 AS AMENDED

Moved by:    Peterson (Jim)
Second by:    Garnos
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(9-0-0-0)

Voting Yes:    Duenwald, Garnos, Hansen (Tom), Jerstad, Koetzle, Lintz, Peterson (Jim), Turbak, McNenny

         HB 1131: increase the amount of funding for conservation and value-added agriculture purposes from certain unclaimed motor fuel tax refunds.

Presented by:    Representative Larry Tidemann
Proponents:    Senator Julie Bartling
        Angela Ehlers, SD Association Of Conservation Districts (Handouts #1,2,3,4 & 5)
        Jack Majeres, SD Association of Conservation Districts
        Rick Vallery, SD Wheat Inc.
        Brenda Forman, SD Assn. Of Cooperatives and SD Cattlemen's Association
        Mary Duvall, SD Farm Bureau
        Jay Gilbertson, East Dakota Water District
Opponents:    Judy Payne, Department of Transportation


        Karla Engle, SD Department of Transportation
        Jason Dilges, Bureau of Finance and Management
        Deb Mortenson, Association of General Contractors

MOTION:     DEFER HB 1131 UNTIL WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2007

Moved by:    Peterson (Jim)
Second by:    Turbak
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

         HB 1248: provide information to owners of certain property that had a significant increase in the assessed valuation of the property.

Presented by:    Senator Tom Hansen
Proponents:    Representative Carol Pitts
        David Owen, SD Chamber of Commerce & Industry (Handout #6)
        Michael Kenyon, Department of Revenue and Regulation
        Jim Hood, SD Retailers Assn.

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1248

Moved by:    Lintz
Second by:    Turbak
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(9-0-0-0)

Voting Yes:    Duenwald, Garnos, Hansen (Tom), Jerstad, Koetzle, Lintz, Peterson (Jim), Turbak, McNenny

MOTION:     PLACE HB 1248 ON CONSENT CALENDAR

Moved by:    Koetzle
Second by:    Hansen (Tom)
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     ADJOURN

Moved by:    Lintz
Second by:    Garnos
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.



Lois Henry

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Committee Secretary
Kenneth McNenny, Chair