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Jerry Apa

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1293 refer to a vote of the people a bill to regulate the performance of certain abortions, to reinstate the prohibition against certain acts causing the termination of the life of an unborn human being, and to prescribe a penalty therefor.
SB 148 require proof of citizenship with regard to certain applications for aid or assistance.
SB 149 establish certain penalties and fines for the employment of illegal aliens.
SB 154 establish the energy transmission infrastructure fund and to provide for its funding through a temporary increase in the sales and use tax.
SB 155 establish a production incentive payment program for the development of certain wind energy facilities.
SB 156 appropriate money to the South Dakota Energy Infrastructure Authority.
SB 192 require defendants to perform community service restitution when found guilty of vandalism to property in public or private cemeteries.
SJR 13 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election amendments to Article XIII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the use of certain trust funds associated with the sale of the State cement plant and to the authorization of the use of such funds for the construction and maintenance of energy transmission facilities.
SJR 15 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election amendments to Article XI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the vote required to impose or increase taxes.

Co Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1185 limit the liability of certain passenger or excursion train providers.
HB 1187 provide for the abatement or refund of property taxes on certain owner-occupied single-family dwellings owned by persons in the military and to declare an emergency.
HB 1204 revise fees for renewal stickers that are placed on special motor vehicle license plates for certain military veterans.
HB 1211 revise the deadline for owner-occupants to file the certificate requesting an owner-occupied classification.
HB 1237 limit lobbying by executive and judicial agency representatives.
HB 1240 revise the filing deadlines for the nomination of certain independent candidates.
HB 1267 allow nurse midwives to practice as independent practitioners.
HB 1269 revise certain provisions relating to health care decisions by attorneys-in-fact or agents.
HB 1270 facilitate the transfer of certain patients to health care providers who are able and willing to provide treatment, artificial nutrition, and hydration under certain circumstances.
HB 1279 create a task force to study permanent funding options for the state technical institutes, to provide for its composition, and to declare an emergency.
HC 1003 Honoring the 2006 National American University volleyball team for winning the 2006 NAIA Volleyball National Title.
HC 1005 Congratulating and honoring Dr. Rick Melmer on his election as President-Elect of the Council of Chief State School Officers.
HC 1011 Honoring Charlotte Mohling of Wessington Springs as South Dakota's 2007 Teacher of the Year.
HC 1022 Honoring Larry E. Gabriel for his lifelong dedication and contributions to the citizens of South Dakota.
HCR 1004 Requesting the Congress of the United States to direct the Corps of Engineers to address and rectify problems caused by the accumulation of sediment in the Missouri River main stem reservoirs.
SB 73 revise certain provisions concerning precinct boundaries and polling places.
SB 80 increase the fees permitted to recover reasonable costs and expenses on dishonored checks.
SB 81 remove the reference to party affiliations for independent candidates on the certificate of nomination and the ballot.
SB 83 revise the eligibility qualifications for an assessment freeze of single-family dwellings.
SB 86 require the Bureau of Finance and Management to designate pay periods for state payroll systems.
SB 100 appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute.
SB 123 provide that sheriffs receive payment for marshaling assets for an execution of judgment or execution sale even if no sale occurs.
SB 136 provide for the release of the juvenile monitor's report after clearance by the attorney general and to provide for a confidential addendum to the report.
SB 139 provide for the imposition of penalties as a result of specific prohibited conduct with respect to workers' compensation.
SB 140 preclude mitigated, corrected, uncorrected effects, or reduction in benefits when determining an award for benefits which may be subjected to the provisions governing temporary, partial, permanent partial or permanent total disability benefits.
SB 141 provide for the award of attorney's fees for the refusal or delay of insurers and self insured employers in the payment of workers' compensation or medical payments.
SB 142 provide for collection of certain workers' compensation by court order.
SB 147 revise the definition of wages for unemployment insurance.
SB 150 provide for the timely submission and processing of certain information regarding workers' compensation claims and to provide for the imposition of civil penalties.
SB 151 provide for additional compensation awards to workers' compensation claimants due to unconscionable acts of the insurer or employer, to provide an award in addition to and, which is not intended to replace existing penalties, and to provide for administrative action against workers' compensation insurers under certain circumstances.
SB 152 provide for the imposition of civil penalties for failure to timely file certain workers' compensation reports.
SB 160 require timely honoring of rebates and to provide a private cause of action.
SB 171 require the posting of certain legal notices in abortion facilities and to provide for enforcement through civil suit and the imposition of liquidated damages.
SB 172 require that a certain statement of law be read by the attending physician to any pregnant woman prior to performing an abortion.
SB 175 provide for the monitoring by the Department of Labor of all written and electronically filed reports of injury, all payments for reported injuries, and compliance with all reporting and payment timeliness, and to clarify the legal status of such monitored information.
SB 198 provide for an Open Government Commission and the study of open government issues.
SB 206 permit and provide for the issuance of certificates of birth resulting in stillbirth.
SB 215 eliminate certain filings with the Department of Social Services in adoption cases in which the children are not in the custody of the department.
SC 4 Honoring Chad Ferley, Jesse Bail, J.J. Elshere, Billy Etbauer, Bryce Miller, and Jeff Willert on their achievements in the Saddle Bronc competition at the 2006 PRCA National Finals Rodeo.
SC 17 Commending and honoring Michelle Sanger for receiving the Prudential Spirit of Community Award for being one of the top volunteers in South Dakota.
SC 18 Commending and honoring Adam Ochsner for receiving the Prudential Spirit of Community Award for being one of the top volunteers in South Dakota.
SCR 1 Expressing the Legislature's support and hope for a full recovery for United States Senator Tim Johnson.
SCR 7 Urging that the United States withdraw from the Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America and any other bilateral or multilateral activity that seeks to create a North American Union.
SCR 9 Requesting the United States Forest Service to maintain and improve soil and vegetative cover throughout the National Grasslands located in the State of South Dakota by allowing the use of rodenticides for the management of the prairie dog population prior to reduction of other currently existing multiple uses of the National Grasslands.
SR 1 Honoring the life, achievements, and indomitable spirit of Doctor William O. Farber, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of South Dakota.
SR 2 Expressing the South Dakota Legislature's gratitude and support for all military personnel's sacrifice in the ongoing war against terrorism, especially those in harm's way in Iraq and Afghanistan.


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