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Orville B Smidt

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1204 revise fees for renewal stickers that are placed on special motor vehicle license plates for certain military veterans.
HB 1238 allow the Board of Regents to independently acquire products and services relative to information technology.
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.
HB 1300 provide for a public utility data source containing information from school districts and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1311 revise certain provisions regarding paternity and termination of parental rights.
HC 1030 Congratulating and commending Cadet Colonel Susanna Brazil Marking for receiving the General Carl A. Spaatz Award.
SB 119 establish a pilot project for an alternative care program for adults with substance abuse issues, to provide for a report to the Legislature, and to make an appropriation therefor.
SB 146 allow a person over seventy years of age to establish a permanent exemption from jury service.
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 8 Honoring the Brookings County Youth Mentoring Program.
SC 25 Honoring the South Dakota State University Women's 2006-2007 Basketball Team.
SCR 10 Supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of the South Dakota Alliance.
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.

Co Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1102 revise certain provisions related to the establishment of proof of compliance with applicable standards as due care in certain utility negligence claims.
HB 1105 revise certain provisions related to immunity from civil liability for the placement and use of automated external defibrillators.
HB 1108 revise certain provisions regarding when and by whom chemical dependency evaluations occur after a conviction of driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
HB 1137 prohibit certain money lenders from providing a subsequent short-term consumer loan without some intervening time.
HB 1139 create and provide for the education enhancement tobacco tax fund and the health care tobacco tax fund.
HB 1140 require an annual adjustment to the general fund levies of a school district by reducing local effort by nine million dollars from funds deposited in the property tax reduction fund from the tax on cigarettes and other tobacco products.
HB 1145 revise certain provisions concerning utility right-of-way maintenance.
HB 1181 impose a sales and use tax on certain advertising services for the purpose of funding an energy assistance program for certain nursing homes, community service organizations, juvenile corrections placement agencies, and adjustment training centers.
HB 1184 require the Department of Revenue and Regulation to collect and distribute the gross receipts taxes imposed on small telecommunication companies.
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 1188 prohibit the recovery of property damage loss for persons not having proof of financial responsibility at the time of a motor vehicle accident.
HB 1189 require certain children to be in booster seats when in motor vehicles.
HB 1190 allow the evidence of the failure to wear a safety belt to mitigate damages under certain circumstances.
HB 1205 provide funds to the state technical institutes.
HB 1206 revise the membership composition of the Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature.
HB 1211 revise the deadline for owner-occupants to file the certificate requesting an owner-occupied classification.
HB 1221 appropriate money to enhance career and technical education in the state.
HB 1246 make an appropriation for the costs related to the intensive methamphetamine treatment program in the women's state correctional system.
HB 1250 revise the process regarding cochlear implants.
HB 1254 establish the elements of the crime of masturbating or ejaculating in the presence of a child and to provide a penalty therefor.
HB 1256 revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2007 regarding appropriations to the Office of School and Public Lands, and to declare an emergency.
HB 1258 create an intensive methamphetamine treatment program and revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2007, and to declare an emergency.
HB 1271 create a drug court program in the Unified Judicial System and make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1272 provide for an early presidential primary.
HB 1273 require that sixty-five percent of a school district's operating budget be expended for instructional purposes.
HB 1274 revise certain provisions concerning the use of certain real property sales to value other real property.
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.
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 1006 Commending and honoring Representative Eldon Nygaard for receiving recognition from the Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program.
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 1001 Supporting a Taiwan-United States free trade agreement.
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.
HCR 1005 Expressing the Legislature's regret for the loss of Eleanor McGovern.
HCR 1009 Requesting the Congress and the President of the United States to reauthorize the federal Indian Health Care Improvement Act.
HCR 1010 Requesting the National Farm Service Agency to reconsider the closure of certain county Farm Service Agency offices.
SB 80 increase the fees permitted to recover reasonable costs and expenses on dishonored checks.
SB 83 revise the eligibility qualifications for an assessment freeze of single-family dwellings.
SB 87 permit school district boards to consist of a combination of members who are elected at large and by member representation areas.
SB 91 provide for an order of joint physical care over certain children whose parents exercise joint legal custody.
SB 96 provide property tax benefits to certain disabled veterans.
SB 100 appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute.
SB 104 create and provide for the education enhancement tobacco tax fund and the health care tobacco tax fund.
SB 105 authorize a county auditor to raise additional revenues for education from property taxes due to the results of certain court actions.
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 173 revise certain provisions concerning the assessment of real property, to revise certain tax levy limitations for schools, to revise certain provisions regarding property tax levies for school districts, and to repeal the nonagricultural acreage classification.
SB 192 require defendants to perform community service restitution when found guilty of vandalism to property in public or private cemeteries.
SB 198 provide for an Open Government Commission and the study of open government issues.
SB 211 prohibit the interchange of anti-epileptic drugs without prior notification and consent.
SC 19 Honoring the town of Hayti, South Dakota, on its centennial celebration.
SCR 1 Expressing the Legislature's support and hope for a full recovery for United States Senator Tim Johnson.
SCR 2 Encouraging all school districts in South Dakota to adopt the Standards for Food and Beverages as outlined in the South Dakota Department of Education Model Wellness Policy.
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.


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