Bills Sponsored

Larry Rhoden

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1084 revise the property tax levies for the general fund of a school district.
HB 1100 authorize the Legislative Research Council to remodel, renovate, and furnish certain facilities on the fourth floor of the State Capitol Building for use by the Legislature, and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1127 clarify the authority of county commissioners to set their annual salary.
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 1160 repeal the requirement for physician involvement in the execution of a sentence of death by eliminating certain specified roles.
HB 1171 enhance education in the state and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1263 revise certain provisions contained in Senate Bill 209, the General Appropriations Act, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2007, as previously enacted by the Eighty-first Session of the South Dakota Legislature.
HB 1264 provide counties the authority to acquire, construct, maintain, and operate sewer utility systems.
HC 1022 Honoring Larry E. Gabriel for his lifelong dedication and contributions to the citizens of South Dakota.
HCR 1010 Requesting the National Farm Service Agency to reconsider the closure of certain county Farm Service Agency offices.
SB 81 remove the reference to party affiliations for independent candidates on the certificate of nomination and the ballot.
SB 102 establish certain notification requirements related to the use of Roundup Ready alfalfa.
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 126 provide a defense of mutual mistake to certain adverse possession claims.
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.
SC 2 Commending and honoring the 2005-2006 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: James Heinert, Sturgis, School Superintendent; John Wellhouse, Pierre, School Business Official; Kevin Nelson, Beresford, Elementary School Principal; Leroy Fugitt, Pierre, Secondary School Principal; Mark Naugle, Hill City, Middle School Principal; Grace Christianson, Lennox, Curriculum Director; and Larry Furney, Hayti, Director of Special Education for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups.
SCR 1 Expressing the Legislature's support and hope for a full recovery for United States Senator Tim Johnson.

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 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 1118 permit counties to sell tax certificates.
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 1156 revise certain requirements concerning the pay and qualifications of petition circulators.
HB 1176 allow for grants from the revolving economic development and initiative fund, to revise certain provisions concerning the making of grants and loans from the revolving economic development and initiative fund, and to repeal the capital investment entity program, the value-added tourism subfund and the entrepreneur support program.
HB 1179 revise the penalty for certain big game hunting violations.
HB 1183 revise certain provisions regarding the use of a transporter license plate.
HB 1185 limit the liability of certain passenger or excursion train providers.
HB 1206 revise the membership composition of the Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature.
HB 1253 provide for the establishment of a task force to study the enforcement and collection of financial obligations resulting from criminal proceedings and to declare an emergency.
HB 1275 establish a statute of limitations for real estate appraisers and their agents and employees for alleged malpractice, error, mistake, or omission.
HC 1003 Honoring the 2006 National American University volleyball team for winning the 2006 NAIA Volleyball National Title.
HC 1004 Honoring Tyler Crissman of Sioux Falls as the 2006 South Dakota Young Male Referee of the Year.
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 1024 Honoring Desirae Wieseler of Orient as the 2007 South Dakota Junior Snow Queen.
HCR 1001 Supporting a Taiwan-United States free trade agreement.
HCR 1005 Expressing the Legislature's regret for the loss of Eleanor McGovern.
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.
HR 1001 Honoring the life, achievements, and indomitable spirit of Doctor William O. Farber, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of South Dakota.
SB 82 revise certain fees charged by sheriffs.
SB 96 provide property tax benefits to certain disabled veterans.
SB 127 require the disclosure of known contamination of waterways on property condition disclosure statements.
SB 128 revise certain provisions related to the Soybean Research and Promotion Council.
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 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 206 permit and provide for the issuance of certificates of birth resulting in stillbirth.
SB 211 prohibit the interchange of anti-epileptic drugs without prior notification and consent.
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.
SC 22 Commending and honoring the 2006-2007 Madison High School Lady Bulldogs Gymnastics Team for their thirteenth straight championship title in the Class A Gymnastics State Tournament and for tying the national record for consecutive gymnastics state championships.
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.

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