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Val Rausch

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1201 revise certain provisions concerning public meetings.
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.
SB 182 revise and establish certain provisions regarding the setting of rates for public utilities.
SCR 5 Urging the Congress of the United States to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program at the federal level and to increase funding levels or modified state eligibility levels for qualified children.

Co Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1003 clarify, repeal, update, and make style and form changes to certain statutes related to military and veterans affairs.
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 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 1114 allow postsecondary technical institutes to engage in business-type activities.
HB 1118 permit counties to sell tax certificates.
HB 1119 revise certain provisions concerning mechanics' or materialmen's liens.
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 1185 limit the liability of certain passenger or excursion train providers.
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 1199 revise certain provisions related to the animal identification program.
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 1232 provide for the establishment of special development districts and to authorize the issuance of certain restricted alcoholic beverage licenses in such districts.
HB 1240 revise the filing deadlines for the nomination of certain independent candidates.
HB 1241 allow the Board of Regents to sell certain used computers through university bookstores and to declare an emergency.
HB 1250 revise the process regarding cochlear implants.
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 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 1303 provide for issuance of certain restricted on-sale malt beverage and wine licenses.
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 1022 Honoring Larry E. Gabriel for his lifelong dedication and contributions to the citizens of South Dakota.
HC 1030 Congratulating and commending Cadet Colonel Susanna Brazil Marking for receiving the General Carl A. Spaatz Award.
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 1010 Requesting the National Farm Service Agency to reconsider the closure of certain county Farm Service Agency offices.
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 83 revise the eligibility qualifications for an assessment freeze of single-family dwellings.
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 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 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 128 revise certain provisions related to the Soybean Research and Promotion Council.
SB 147 revise the definition of wages for unemployment insurance.
SB 148 require proof of citizenship with regard to certain applications for aid or assistance.
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 167 revise the daily bag limit for pheasants on private shooting preserves.
SB 183 exempt the production of certain plants and sod from sales and use taxes.
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 206 permit and provide for the issuance of certificates of birth resulting in stillbirth.
SB 214 increase the compensation of the secretary of state, the state treasurer, the state auditor, and the commissioner of school and public lands.
SC 8 Honoring the Brookings County Youth Mentoring Program.
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 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 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.
SCR 6 Supporting mandatory implementation of Federal Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) laws passed by Congress in 2002.
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.


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