Bills Sponsored

Paul Nelson

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1125 revise certain provisions concerning the adoption of municipal sewer utility charges.
HC 1012 Honoring the friends and citizens of Lake Norden during their town's one hundredth anniversary.
HC 1025 Honoring the friends and citizens of Castlewood during their town's 125th anniversary.
SB 147 revise the definition of wages for unemployment insurance.
SB 174 enhance education in the state and to make an appropriation therefor.
SCR 7 Urging that the United States withdraw from the Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America and any other bilateral or multilateral activity that seeks to create a North American Union.

Co Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1109 revise the provisions concerning the disbursement of money to school districts and municipalities.
HB 1121 provide for the purchase, sale, or transfer of certain solid waste or recyclable materials by local government entities and to revise certain provisions related to the operation of solid waste and recycling facilities.
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 1142 increase the amounts of the annual awards given to recipients of the South Dakota opportunity scholarship.
HB 1186 revise the composition of the Commission on Health Care.
HB 1189 require certain children to be in booster seats when in motor vehicles.
HB 1192 provide for a study of the potential establishment of a state veterans cemetery and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1201 revise certain provisions concerning public meetings.
HB 1207 provide for the practice of independent midwifery.
HB 1225 revise the title of the coordinated soil and water conservation fund and coordinated soil and water conservation plan.
HB 1240 revise the filing deadlines for the nomination of certain independent candidates.
HB 1267 allow nurse midwives to practice as independent practitioners.
HB 1273 require that sixty-five percent of a school district's operating budget be expended for instructional purposes.
HB 1285 restrict unsolicited commercial electronic mail advertisements.
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 1305 revise certain age requirements related to hunting and hunting licenses.
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 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 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 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.
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 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 100 appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute.
SB 101 establish a governance policy for school boards.
SB 103 provide for the appointment of members of the Brand Board by district.
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 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 148 require proof of citizenship with regard to certain applications for aid or assistance.
SB 149 establish certain penalties and fines for the employment of illegal aliens.
SB 164 permit certain taxing districts to revise the amount of revenue payable from property taxes.
SB 182 revise and establish certain provisions regarding the setting of rates for public utilities.
SB 192 require defendants to perform community service restitution when found guilty of vandalism to property in public or private cemeteries.
SB 205 provide for incentives for the development of certain power production facilities utilizing renewable resources.
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.
SC 3 Recognizing and honoring Callee Bauman of Huron for recently being selected Miss South Dakota 2006.
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 6 Supporting mandatory implementation of Federal Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) laws passed by Congress in 2002.

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