Bills Sponsored

Ryan Maher

Primary Sponsor

Bill Title
HB 1289 prohibit the negligent kindling of certain fires, to impose financial liability for causing certain fires, and to provide penalties therefor.
SB 103 provide for the appointment of members of the Brand Board by district.
SB 167 revise the daily bag limit for pheasants on private shooting preserves.
SB 209 create the South Dakota Boxing Commission and to provide for the supervision of boxing, kickboxing, mixed martial arts, wrestling, and sparring exhibitions in the state.
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.

Co Sponsor

Bill Title
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 1131 increase the amount of funding for conservation and value-added agriculture purposes from certain unclaimed motor fuel tax refunds.
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 1148 restrict the entry of conservation officers onto certain private land without permission.
HB 1152 revise the procedures for due process regarding the central registry for abuse and neglect.
HB 1153 revise certain references regarding the reunification of an abused or neglected child with a parent and regarding grounds for termination of parental rights and regarding the operation of the central registry for abuse and neglect.
HB 1155 revise certain provisions concerning wholesale drug distributors.
HB 1159 create the facility equity fund to provide financial assistance to certain school districts with critical capital construction needs.
HB 1198 repeal the implementation of prospective mandates that children attend kindergarten and that kindergarten programs be a minimum length.
HB 1199 revise certain provisions related to the animal identification program.
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 1218 require certain lessors of residential property to disclose that the lessor or any person employed at the residential property is a registered sex offender.
HB 1219 prohibit sex offenders from entering certain school buildings or premises, to provide for waivers issued by school boards under certain circumstances, and to provide penalties for violations thereof.
HB 1223 reauthorize the construction of nursing facilities on American Indian reservations under certain circumstances.
HB 1238 allow the Board of Regents to independently acquire products and services relative to information technology.
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 1249 establish the teen court grant program, to require the submission of a report, to provide for its purpose and funding, and to declare an emergency.
HB 1250 revise the process regarding cochlear implants.
HB 1268 appropriate money for Teach for America.
HB 1273 require that sixty-five percent of a school district's operating budget be expended for instructional purposes.
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 1298 create the South Dakota Reservation Youth Resource Commission.
HB 1301 establish the rural victims' advocacy services grant program and to make an appropriation therefor.
HB 1310 provide access to voters for determining voter registration status and the location of polling places.
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 1020 Honoring the members of the 2006 Pierre Governors Varsity Boys' Soccer Team and the coaches, administration, and parents involved in the program.
HC 1021 Congratulating and commending Sydney Palmer, daughter of Jenifer and Todd Palmer, of Pierre, for winning the national championship of the NFL's Punt, Pass, and Kick Competition in the girls' 8-9 year division.
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 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 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 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.
SB 80 increase the fees permitted to recover reasonable costs and expenses on dishonored checks.
SB 100 appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute.
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 113 require that certain local government decisions are subject to referendum.
SB 114 authorize the use of certain addresses by persons signing petitions.
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 121 require financial assurances for certain concentrated animal feeding operations for the remediation of potential environmental damage.
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 128 revise certain provisions related to the Soybean Research and Promotion Council.
SB 145 provide for the labeling of the origin of certain meat and meat products and to establish related penalties.
SB 166 authorize additional off-sale retail liquor licenses in certain municipalities.
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 177 establish a commission to study tax reform and to provide for its composition, scope, and administration.
SB 179 increase the veterans bonus payment amount.
SB 192 require defendants to perform community service restitution when found guilty of vandalism to property in public or private cemeteries.
SB 194 provide for the election of the secretary of agriculture.
SB 197 adopt the Revised Uniform Anatomical Gift Act.
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 208 place certain restrictions on the use of tanning devices by minors.
SB 211 prohibit the interchange of anti-epileptic drugs without prior notification and consent.
SB 214 increase the compensation of the secretary of state, the state treasurer, the state auditor, and the commissioner of school and public lands.
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 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.
SCR 1 Expressing the Legislature's support and hope for a full recovery for United States Senator Tim Johnson.
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.
SCR 6 Supporting mandatory implementation of Federal Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) laws passed by Congress in 2002.
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.
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.
SJR 14 To propose a constitutional amendment to combine the offices of state treasurer and state auditor into the single office of state comptroller.
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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