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Cooper Garnos

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1101 make an appropriation for maintenance and repair projects of the Board of Regents deemed critical to facility safety and function, and to declare an emergency.
HB 1135 adopt the Multistate Highway Transportation Agreement and to provide for its funding.
HB 1177 provide for the issuance of landowner-sponsored big game hunting licenses.
HB 1178 provide for the issuance of special nonresident duck hunting licenses for use in certain counties.
HB 1251 continuously appropriate certain federal funds to the Commissioner of School and Public Lands and to require such funds to be set forth as informational items in the commissioner's budget.
SB 174 enhance education in the state and to make an appropriation therefor.
SB 195 allow member schools of the South Dakota High School Activities Association to provide a portion of certain admissions fees to local organizations that support interscholastic activities.
SC 12 Honoring Mike Kurle as the 2006 Rural Water Manager of the Year.
SC 13 Honoring Dave Geisler as the 2007 South Dakota Retailer of the Year.
SC 14 Honoring Ray Erikson as the recipient of the Donald B. Pospishil Memorial Award.

Co Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1001 repeal references to certain defunct programs under the authority of the Board of Regents.
HB 1002 revise the style and form of certain provisions relating to the Board of Regents.
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 1107 clarify the application of certain statutes for the protection of abused or neglected children.
HB 1113 prohibit school districts from granting credit for distance learning courses offered through entities other than the South Dakota Virtual High School.
HB 1120 require the use of an ignition interlock device in motor vehicles used by certain persons guilty of a second violation of driving under the influence and to provide for certain penalties with regard to ignition interlock devices.
HB 1123 provide for the termination of certain parental rights of persons convicted of rape or incest, to provide for restitution in lieu of child support in those cases, to restrict contact with the child, and to provide penalties for violations thereof.
HB 1128 revise the provisions concerning the accumulation of funds by counties for capital outlay purposes.
HB 1130 increase the level of expenditures that may be incurred before requiring the advertisement for bids for the purchase of materials, supplies, or equipment.
HB 1131 increase the amount of funding for conservation and value-added agriculture purposes from certain unclaimed motor fuel tax refunds.
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 1151 exempt the sale of coins, currency, and bullion from sales and use taxes.
HB 1183 revise certain provisions regarding the use of a transporter license plate.
HB 1192 provide for a study of the potential establishment of a state veterans cemetery and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1197 allow the Department of Public Safety to regulate installers of manufactured homes and to allow the department to establish an installation inspection program.
HB 1199 revise certain provisions related to the animal identification program.
HB 1212 implement the recommendations of the Indian Child Welfare Act Commission.
HB 1213 establish legislative finding related to the composition of the Board of Pardons and Paroles.
HB 1217 require certain signs to identify polling places on election day.
HB 1232 provide for the establishment of special development districts and to authorize the issuance of certain restricted alcoholic beverage licenses in such districts.
HB 1233 revise the publishing requirement for school board vacancies in newly created school districts, to revise the deadline by which candidates for new school boards must file nominating petitions, and to declare an emergency.
HB 1250 revise the process regarding cochlear implants.
HB 1255 expand the duties of the juvenile corrections monitor.
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 1257 reduce the minimum number of board members of trust companies.
HB 1259 revise certain provisions related to complaints of encroachment by prairie dogs on private land.
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 1277 allow temporary contractual agreements between certain school districts to exist for an additional year.
HB 1286 require that records of archaeological sites be maintained and to provide that certain records remain confidential.
HB 1294 establish criteria regarding the construction and sale of certain homes by a state agency or the South Dakota Housing Development Authority.
HB 1300 provide for a public utility data source containing information from school districts and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1307 provide for the development of end of course exams.
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 1013 Commending the 2006 Todd County High School Cross Country Team for winning the combined state title in the Class A State Cross Country Meet.
HC 1022 Honoring Larry E. Gabriel for his lifelong dedication and contributions to the citizens of South Dakota.
HCR 1003 To request the Department of Transportation to help promote and help direct travelers to the Oyate Trail.
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 1008 Requesting the Department of Transportation to pursue the necessary steps to connect portions of State Highway 63 in Mellette County.
HCR 1010 Requesting the National Farm Service Agency to reconsider the closure of certain county Farm Service Agency offices.
SB 70 revise certain fees, continuing education requirements, and examination requirements for massage therapists.
SB 72 revise certain provisions regarding the liens on vehicles for the costs of removal and storage of the vehicles.
SB 73 revise certain provisions concerning precinct boundaries and polling places.
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 87 permit school district boards to consist of a combination of members who are elected at large and by member representation areas.
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 109 exempt from motor vehicle license fees certain motor vehicles used to transport children to and from certain head start programs.
SB 112 authorize funding for certain tribal colleges to defray certain costs associated with educating nonbeneficiary students at tribal colleges and to make an appropriation therefor.
SB 115 revise certain provisions regarding the rule-making authority of the Board of Education.
SB 128 revise certain provisions related to the Soybean Research and Promotion Council.
SB 143 appropriate funds to provide for the South Dakota Virtual Library.
SB 145 provide for the labeling of the origin of certain meat and meat products and to establish related penalties.
SB 157 revise the funding for K-12 education.
SB 159 allow a taxpayer who is the subject of an audit to provide certain pertinent papers and documents after the prescribed deadline under limited circumstances.
SB 160 require timely honoring of rebates and to provide a private cause of action.
SB 168 revise certain provisions regarding the reporting requirements of the juvenile corrections monitor.
SB 169 provide for the formation of a legislative ethics committee and to provide for the recommendation of legislative codes of ethics.
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 180 provide for the recognition of certain adoption orders from foreign jurisdictions and to provide for the issuance of birth certificates for certain inter-country adoptions.
SB 182 revise and establish certain provisions regarding the setting of rates for public utilities.
SB 200 prohibit the state and its political subdivisions from releasing or posting social security numbers on the internet or any other media or domain available to the public.
SB 211 prohibit the interchange of anti-epileptic drugs without prior notification and consent.
SC 1 Honoring and supporting Czech Days in Tabor, South Dakota, on the occasion of its fifty-ninth anniversary.
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 16 Honoring Jill Young of Mitchell, South Dakota, for setting the all-time scoring record for South Dakota girls' high school basketball.
SC 21 Commending the 2006 Freeman Flyers High School Girls' Cross Country Team for winning the state title in the Class B Cross Country Meet held at Huron on October 21, 2006.
SCR 1 Expressing the Legislature's support and hope for a full recovery for United States Senator Tim Johnson.
SCR 6 Supporting mandatory implementation of Federal Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) laws passed by Congress in 2002.
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.
SCR 10 Supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of the South Dakota Alliance.
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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