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Jim Peterson

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1134 require certain children to be in booster seats when in motor vehicles.
SB 128 revise certain provisions related to the Soybean Research and Promotion Council.
SB 182 revise and establish certain provisions regarding the setting of rates for public utilities.
SB 183 exempt the production of certain plants and sod from sales and use taxes.
SB 212 provide for the creation of rural economic development zones and to provide contractors' excise, sales, and use tax refunds and property tax abatements for certain economic development projects.
SCR 6 Supporting mandatory implementation of Federal Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) laws passed by Congress in 2002.

Co Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1004 revise the penalty for misuse of any aircraft or vehicle owned or leased by the state.
HB 1087 exempt certain materials provided by persons letting realty improvement contracts from the contractor's excise tax.
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 1113 prohibit school districts from granting credit for distance learning courses offered through entities other than the South Dakota Virtual High School.
HB 1124 add the solicitation to commit a crime to certain criminal provisions.
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 1137 prohibit certain money lenders from providing a subsequent short-term consumer loan without some intervening time.
HB 1142 increase the amounts of the annual awards given to recipients of the South Dakota opportunity scholarship.
HB 1145 revise certain provisions concerning utility right-of-way maintenance.
HB 1146 establish education service agencies to provide services to school districts on a regional basis and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1149 prohibit the firing of a firearm at any school building, vehicle, or premises.
HB 1151 exempt the sale of coins, currency, and bullion from sales and use taxes.
HB 1172 clarify certain limits placed on persons lending money.
HB 1185 limit the liability of certain passenger or excursion train providers.
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 1201 revise certain provisions concerning public meetings.
HB 1202 provide for the notification of certain members of the armed forces concerning screening for exposure to depleted uranium.
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 1216 revise the deadline for voter registration before an election.
HB 1217 require certain signs to identify polling places on election day.
HB 1223 reauthorize the construction of nursing facilities on American Indian reservations under certain circumstances.
HB 1224 eliminate the requirement that an application or request for an absentee ballot be notarized.
HB 1225 revise the title of the coordinated soil and water conservation fund and coordinated soil and water conservation plan.
HB 1239 revise the index factor used to determine the per student allocation of state aid to education.
HB 1243 provide for tourism regions in the state, to provide for the distribution of tourism promotion funds to those regions, and to provide an additional appropriation for tourism promotion.
HB 1252 provide certain provisions concerning the indemnification of the directors of cooperatives.
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 1282 provide medicaid coverage to certain families with children who have disabilities under the Family Opportunity Act.
HB 1288 permit trustees to decant a trust under certain circumstances.
HB 1292 revise certain provisions regarding tax collection agreements with Indian tribes.
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.
HB 1297 establish a pilot program to gather certain statistics regarding traffic law enforcement to be collected and maintained.
HB 1305 revise certain age requirements related to hunting and hunting licenses.
HB 1308 revise certain provisions concerning the valuation of real property by allowing the director of equalization to use more sales during the assessment process and to revise certain provisions regarding taxes payable for special education and the capital outlay fund of school districts.
HB 1312 direct the Legislative Research Council and the state agencies to use certain approved terminologies when referring to persons with disabilities in the preparation of legislation and rules.
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 1010 Recognizing and honoring Jennifer Mellette of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe as Miss Standing Rock 2006-2007 and for her achievements and service.
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.
HC 1031 Recognizing Jeanette R. Nygaard for her service as page, intern, and aide with the South Dakota Legislature, the United States Congress, and the United States Department of State.
HCR 1002 Expressing support for the South Dakota coordinated natural resources conservation plan.
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 1006 Encouraging the Board of Regents to approve the creation of a Mandarin Chinese major curriculum at Northern State University.
HCR 1007 Encouraging the Legislature of the State of South Dakota to continue in its practice and to further examine using people first language, which will acknowledge individuals as people before they acknowledge any disability.
HCR 1010 Requesting the National Farm Service Agency to reconsider the closure of certain county Farm Service Agency offices.
SB 2 establish certain procedures regarding the verification of initiative and referendum signatures.
SB 3 revise certain provisions relating to the circulation and signing of initiative and referendum petitions and to provide a penalty for violation thereof.
SB 4 make biennial salary increases for legislators consistent with annual increases for other state officials and employees.
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 84 increase the maximum fees for conducting weights and measures inspections and testing.
SB 93 provide for promotional displays by vehicle dealers under certain conditions.
SB 94 require a motor vehicle manufacturer to reimburse a consumer for excise tax and license and registration fees if a vehicle is replaced under lemon law provisions.
SB 95 establish a State Board of Technical Institutes, to provide for its powers, duties, and responsibilities, and to provide for the transfer of authority over public postsecondary technical education from the Department of Education to the State Board of Technical Institutes.
SB 100 appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute.
SB 101 establish a governance policy for school boards.
SB 102 establish certain notification requirements related to the use of Roundup Ready alfalfa.
SB 103 provide for the appointment of members of the Brand Board by district.
SB 110 provide for certain increases in the state minimum wage.
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 116 provide a legislative deadline for the adoption of the budget for the Department of Education.
SB 117 increase general funding for school districts, to impose a temporary limit on the growth of state general fund spending, and to suspend the transfer of moneys from the general fund to the budget reserve fund, and to the property tax reduction fund.
SB 118 permit the Public Utilities Commission to approve tariff mechanisms for the automatic annual adjustment of charges for jurisdictional costs of new environmental measures.
SB 125 allow an abandoned mobile home or manufactured home to be moved under certain conditions and to require property taxes to be abated on certain abandoned mobile homes and manufactured homes.
SB 126 provide a defense of mutual mistake to certain adverse possession claims.
SB 127 require the disclosure of known contamination of waterways on property condition disclosure statements.
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 167 revise the daily bag limit for pheasants on private shooting preserves.
SB 169 provide for the formation of a legislative ethics committee and to provide for the recommendation of legislative codes of ethics.
SB 170 provide for a study of medicaid.
SB 176 establish the South Dakota small business equity infusion subfund and to provide for its funding and disbursement.
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 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.
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 210 require the South Dakota State Library to continue to circulate popular books to citizens and to ensure that records are reviewed for historical significance before being discarded.
SB 211 prohibit the interchange of anti-epileptic drugs without prior notification and consent.
SB 217 revise certain provisions regarding records that are open for inspection.
SC 1 Honoring and supporting Czech Days in Tabor, South Dakota, on the occasion of its fifty-ninth anniversary.
SC 8 Honoring the Brookings County Youth Mentoring Program.
SC 11 Recognizing and congratulating the Scotland Highlander Football Team for winning the 2006 State Class 9A Football Championship.
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.
SC 19 Honoring the town of Hayti, South Dakota, on its centennial celebration.
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 8 Establishing South Dakota's commitment to the development of the bioeconomy.
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.
SJR 1 To propose a constitutional amendment to revise certain provisions regarding the legislative process.
SJR 2 To propose a constitutional amendment to require certain meetings of the Legislature to be open to the public.
SJR 3 To propose a constitutional amendment to repeal certain voided provisions regarding term limits for United States senators and representatives.
SJR 4 To propose a constitutional amendment to revise certain provisions regarding private and special laws.
SJR 5 To propose a constitutional amendment regarding certain restrictions on legislators and to allow legislators to participate in certain state contracts.
SJR 7 To propose a constitutional amendment regarding legislative term limits.
SJR 8 To propose a constitutional amendment to reduce the minimum age to be a legislator.
SJR 9 To propose a constitutional amendment to provide for forty-day legislative sessions.
SJR 11 To propose a constitutional amendment to revise certain provisions regarding initiatives and referendums.
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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