2020 Bills Signed By Governor

House Bill

HB 1002revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. 
HB 1005revise certain provisions regarding the use of telehealth technologies. 
HB 1006authorize the secretary of revenue to contract with certain entities for purposes of creating or maintaining a database to determine agricultural income value and to specify the mandatory and permissive data of the database. 
HB 1007require certain adjustments to the assessed value of agricultural land if factors impact the land's productivity and to require those adjustments to be documented. 
HB 1008legalize the growth, production, and transportation of industrial hemp in the state, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1009revise provisions regarding failure to comply with outpatient commitment or treatment orders. 
HB 1010revise provisions regarding testimony of qualified mental health professionals at involuntary commitment hearings. 
HB 1011require certain examinations of persons awaiting involuntary commitment hearings. 
HB 1014place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1015revise certain provisions regarding banks. 
HB 1016revise certain provisions regarding money transmission. 
HB 1017provide for certain insurer corporate governance disclosure requirements. 
HB 1018revise certain provisions regarding life and health insurance insolvencies. 
HB 1019revise certain references to the Internal Revenue Code. 
HB 1020revise certain provisions regarding the use of exemption certificates. 
HB 1021revise certain provisions regarding the South Dakota Lottery Commission. 
HB 1022revise certain provisions regarding dealer licenses for motor vehicle, snowmobile, and boat sales. 
HB 1023permit the secretary of revenue to issue cease and desist orders and to impose a civil penalty on certain public auctions. 
HB 1024make an appropriation for the payment of extraordinary litigation expenses and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1025revise certain provisions regarding plugging and performance bonds for oil and gas wells. 
HB 1026revise certain provisions relating to use of security for cleanup and remediation of environmental problems. 
HB 1027make an appropriation from the coordinated natural resources conservation fund to the State Conservation Commission and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1028revise certain provisions regarding pesticide registration and application. 
HB 1029make an appropriation for costs related to suppression of wildfires in the state and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1030revise certain provisions regarding the Board of Technical Education. 
HB 1031revise certain provisions regarding school district fiduciary funds. 
HB 1032revise the authority of the Board of Education Standards to promulgate rules regarding certification. 
HB 1033provide for the prevention of aquatic invasive species contamination in public waters and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1034make an appropriation to fund tax refunds for elderly persons and persons with a disability, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1035make an appropriation from the water and environment fund and its revolving fund subfunds for various water and environmental purposes, to revise the water resources projects list, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1037update the adoption of certain American Society for Testing and Materials and National Institute of Standards and Technology standards and certain federal regulations. 
HB 1038revise certain provisions regarding manufactured home construction and safety standards. 
HB 1039revise the rule-making authority of the Human Resources Commissioner regarding the drug screening program for certain state employees. 
HB 1040increase the frequency of background investigations for certain state employees. 
HB 1041revise provisions authorizing state employees to opt-out of the state employee health plan and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1042revise the special education property tax levy for school districts and to revise the state aid to special education formula. 
HB 1043revise the property tax levies for the general fund of school districts and to revise the state aid to education formula. 
HB 1044make an appropriation to the Board of Regents to fund the development of the Cyber Incubator and Entrepreneurial Center at Dakota State University and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1045authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the E.Y. Berry Library on the campus of Black Hills State University and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1046authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the Devereaux Library on the campus of the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1047revise certain provisions regarding human trafficking. 
HB 1048revise certain requirements for certain advisory committees under the Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners, Board of Nursing, and Board of Social Work Examiners. 
HB 1049establish a maximum on the number of words contained in a statement of a proponent or opponent for the ballot question pamphlet. 
HB 1051revise certain provisions regarding public access to voter registration data. 
HB 1052change a reference from a secondary election to a runoff election to maintain consistency in terms. 
HB 1053revise certain provisions regarding the submission process for ballot measures. 
HB 1054revise the documentation required for voter registration. 
HB 1055revise certain provisions regarding the termination of a political committee under certain circumstances. 
HB 1056authorize video monitoring of residents in assisted living centers and nursing facilities. 
HB 1058revise certain provisions regarding water development districts. 
HB 1059revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. 
HB 1061exempt vehicles owned by improvement districts from certain vehicle registration fees. 
HB 1063revise certain provisions regarding the purchase, distribution, and sale of tobacco products to persons under the age of twenty-one. 
HB 1065revise drone surveillance protections. 
HB 1066revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. 
HB 1067modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments in forceable entry and detainer actions. 
HB 1068include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. 
HB 1069authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. 
HB 1070modify requirements regarding the installation and inspection of certain electrical wiring. 
HB 1073authorize special event alcohol licenses for full-service restaurant licensees. 
HB 1074revise certain provisions regarding the required time that sexual assault kits be preserved. 
HB 1075repeal certain outdated provisions regarding annexation near airports. 
HB 1077establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. 
HB 1079authorize a county to assess an administration fee for the processing of certain title applications. 
HB 1080revise certain provisions regarding grain buyers. 
HB 1081exempt from alcoholic beverage regulations certain uses of alcohol by postsecondary institutions. 
HB 1082revise the conditions under which a licensed vehicle dealer may display or sell certain vehicles. 
HB 1083rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. 
HB 1084increase the maximum allowable height of certain vehicles carrying baled feed and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1086repeal certain fees charged by a clerk of courts. 
HB 1088create a penalty for violation of a vulnerable adult protection order and to revise certain provisions regarding protection orders. 
HB 1089provide for the discharge of certain persons who received a suspended imposition of sentence for a misdemeanor. 
HB 1090make an appropriation to evaluate the feasibility of the use of telehealth services within the criminal justice system and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1091revise provisions regarding the compensation of merchandise dealers for diagnostic and warranty work. 
HB 1092provide for an assumption of risk by any person engaged in off-road vehicle activity and to limit the liability of the renters of off-road vehicles under certain circumstances. 
HB 1094repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. 
HB 1095revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. 
HB 1097modify requirements for a marriage license. 
HB 1100make an appropriation to begin the research and development of a new bioprocessing facility and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1103authorize the forensic medical examination of certain minor victims without parental or guardian consent. 
HB 1105revise certain provisions regarding restrictions on State Investment Council members. 
HB 1106authorize the state investment officer to include an indemnity provision in certain investment-related documents. 
HB 1108adopt the Uniform Civil Remedies for Unauthorized Disclosure of Intimate Images Act. 
HB 1109revise the Uniform Limited Liability Company Act. 
HB 1110provide for a uniform template to be used by each state agency in the conduct of performance management reviews. 
HB 1112authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1113provide for remote participation in a shareholders' meeting. 
HB 1114authorize additional abbreviations in naming corporations, limited liability companies, and limited liability partnerships. 
HB 1117repeal and revise certain provisions regarding riot, to establish the crime of incitement to riot, and to revise provisions regarding civil liability for riot and riot boosting. 
HB 1119include certain offenses committed in another state for purposes of an enhanced penalty. 
HB 1120authorize the governing body of a second or third class municipality to act as a planning and zoning commission. 
HB 1123revise provisions regarding termination of a lease by a victim of alleged domestic abuse. 
HB 1124provide for an increase in the assessment against certain treated land. 
HB 1125revise conditions for selling non-temperature-controlled baked goods without license. 
HB 1126provide authority for real estate brokers to conduct real property evaluations. 
HB 1127revise provisions regarding real estate appraisers. 
HB 1129authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. 
HB 1131prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. 
HB 1138establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1140provide for a regular review of parenting guidelines. 
HB 1144remove the requirement for a ballot election in township elections if candidates are unopposed. 
HB 1154revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. 
HB 1164codify legislation enacted in 2019. 
HB 1165revise provisions regarding the acceptance of gifts by municipalities. 
HB 1166revise provisions regarding the appointment of inactive watershed district boards and the reactivation of watershed districts and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1169prohibit the use of certain electronic devices while driving. 
HB 1170revise provisions regarding the use of certain lights by tow truck vehicles and Department of Transportation authorized vehicles. 
HB 1175define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. 
HB 1178revise the seller's property condition disclosure statement. 
HB 1179authorize series limited liability companies. 
HB 1181revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. 
HB 1182provide for the renewal of an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1184provide limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners. 
HB 1187make an appropriation to upgrade the state radio infrastructure system and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1189make an appropriation to expand rural access to broadband services and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1195provide for the dismissal of charges against pregnant women for certain controlled substance offenses under certain circumstances. 
HB 1199revise civil liability for riot and incitement to riot. 
HB 1205revise provisions regarding a custodial parent relocating a minor child. 
HB 1206revise certain provisions regarding the commitment of a delinquent child to the Department of Corrections. 
HB 1207extend the termination date for the Juvenile Justice Public Safety Oversight Council. 
HB 1208revise provisions regarding the titling of motor vehicles. 
HB 1216revise certain provisions regarding sexual harassment. 
HB 1227make an appropriation for the rural veterinary medical education program and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1228include children with a hearing loss in the reporting criteria required for deaf and hard-of-hearing children. 
HB 1242provide for the reissuance of certain enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1244authorize forensic medical examinations for certain persons. 
HB 1246revise the attorney's fees allowed in a retaliation action against a lessor. 
HB 1255remove the requirement for a mandatory appraisal in exchanges of land between school districts. 
HB 1257revise certain provisions regarding hunting, fishing, or trapping on private property without permission. 
HB 1259clarify provisions regarding the discretionary formula for determining the assessed value of property for tax purposes. 
HB 1260revise provisions regarding tax increment districts. 
HB 1264revise provisions regarding the procurement of public improvements. 
HB 1279require property owners to receive notification of property tax reduction programs. 
HB 1294appropriate money for the ordinary expenses of the legislative, judicial, and executive departments of the state, the expenses of state institutions, interest on the public debt, and for common schools. 


Senate Bill

SB 1provide for the use of electronic communication in the involuntary commitment process and to declare an emergency. 
SB 2require the Department of Social Services to fully support a statewide centralized resource information system. 
SB 4provide for the designation of an appropriate regional facility by the Department of Social Services. 
SB 5provide immunity for qualified mental health professionals at appropriate regional facilities. 
SB 8revise certain provisions regarding insurance holding companies. 
SB 9repeal the Department of Labor and Regulation's retirement plan and to transfer plan members and funds to the South Dakota Retirement System. 
SB 10revise certain provisions regarding cosmetology licensees. 
SB 11revise certain provisions regarding third party insurance plan administrators. 
SB 12revise certain provisions regarding comity licensure in the technical professions. 
SB 13revise certain educational requirements for the practice of barbering. 
SB 14revise registration requirements for motor vehicles, motorcycles, snowmobiles, trailers, and semitrailers. 
SB 15revise certain provisions regarding the retention of motor vehicle title documents by the Department of Revenue. 
SB 16make an appropriation to reimburse certain health care professionals who have complied with the requirements for certain health care recruitment assistance programs and to declare an emergency. 
SB 17make an appropriation for the plugging and surface reclamation of natural gas wells and to declare an emergency. 
SB 18revise certain provisions regarding professional counselors. 
SB 19revise certain provisions regarding marriage and family therapists. 
SB 21authorize temporary variable speed limits on state highways under certain circumstances. 
SB 22to revise certain provisions regarding pesticide registration, pesticide application, and enforcement of pesticide laws. 
SB 23repeal the high school graduation or equivalent requirement for certain licensed professionals. 
SB 24revise the fees for pesticide registration, private applicator licenses, commercial applicator licenses, and pesticide dealer licenses. 
SB 25establish certain requirements to maintain state compliance with the Master Settlement Agreement. 
SB 26increase the assessment of liquidated court costs and to revise the disposition of the funds collected. 
SB 27establish a missing persons clearinghouse. 
SB 28repeal provisions regarding the restricted real estate broker's license for auctioneers and to revise certain provisions regarding real estate licensing. 
SB 30update references to certain federal motor carrier regulations. 
SB 31revise and repeal certain provisions relating to the South Dakota Retirement System. 
SB 32revise certain provisions regarding the administration of certain family and surviving spouse benefits of the South Dakota Retirement System. 
SB 33authorize the Department of the Military to construct a storage building located in Brown County, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 34establish a qualified benefit preservation arrangement for eligible members of the South Dakota Retirement System. 
SB 35revise the appropriation for the State Veterans' Cemetery and to declare an emergency. 
SB 36transfer funds from the budget reserve fund and to declare an emergency. 
SB 37make an appropriation for costs related to disasters in the state and to declare an emergency. 
SB 38revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2020. 
SB 39establish the Jobs for South Dakota's Graduates program and the special donation fund. 
SB 40authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of an Allied Health Facility and the demolition of Julian Hall and the Julian Hall Addition to the University of South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 41authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of a facilities building at the University of South Dakota and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 42authorize the Board of Regents to demolish three storage structures and contract for the construction of a grounds facility at the University of South Dakota and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 43authorize the South Dakota Building Authority to issue revenue bonds to provide for maintenance and repair on facilities controlled by the Board of Regents and to provide appropriation therefor. 
SB 44authorize the use of crime victims' compensation funds to reimburse law enforcement for certain emergency expenses incurred for victims. 
SB 45transfer the functions of the South Dakota Value Added Finance Authority to the South Dakota Economic Development Finance Authority and the South Dakota Board of Economic Development and to abolish the South Dakota Value Added Finance Authority. 
SB 46revise provisions related to the restoration to competency of criminal defendants. 
SB 47revise certain provisions regarding sex offender registration statutes. 
SB 50revise certain provisions regarding the practice of a certified registered nurse anesthetist. 
SB 52create a state seal specialty plate emblem. 
SB 54regulate the use of auxiliary containers. 
SB 55require the Board of Regents to assemble a task force to study the operations and functions of the institutions of higher education under the board's authority. 
SB 56authorize the collection of certain search and rescue service costs. 
SB 60adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. 
SB 61revise certain provisions regarding a municipal office nominating petition. 
SB 62revise the membership and responsibilities of the South Dakota Board on Geographic Names. 
SB 65revise certain provisions pertaining to trusts. 
SB 69revise the penalty for the misuse of emblem specialty plates on motor vehicles. 
SB 70authorize the use of Spanish in obtaining certain driver licenses and permits. 
SB 71revise the offenses for which an order for interception of communications may be granted. 
SB 73exempt certain persons from the requirement to publish name changes. 
SB 74revise provisions regarding legislative candidates. 
SB 80revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. 
SB 81establish eligibility criteria for out-of-state health institutions to receive financing from the Health and Educational Facilities Authority. 
SB 84authorize service animals in-training to enter certain establishments. 
SB 89revise provisions regarding victim's rights. 
SB 91revise provisions regarding the salary for state's attorneys. 
SB 96prohibit the denial of benefits based solely on a controlled substance felony. 
SB 97title vehicles older than thirty years with no existing record. 
SB 98extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. 
SB 113revise certain provisions regarding instruction permits and restricted minor's driving permits. 
SB 119revise certain provisions regarding private placement insurance. 
SB 120establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor. 
SB 124to revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. 
SB 128revise entities who may contribute to a political committee. 
SB 135increase the bid limit for certain public improvements. 
SB 136authorize certain witnesses to be accompanied by a certified therapeutic dog in a criminal proceeding. 
SB 137revise provisions for repair, replacement, and construction of sidewalks within a municipality. 
SB 139revise provisions regarding replacement nursing facilities. 
SB 140provide for the resolution of alleged certain disability violations. 
SB 142establish certain restrictions regarding the state subsidized dual credit program. 
SB 146revise provisions related to tribal identification cards. 
SB 148adopt the Uniform Power of Attorney Act. 
SB 149revise provisions regarding emblem specialty plates. 
SB 150revise nonresident waterfowl licensure. 
SB 151define critical infrastructure and revise certain crimes for the trespass or damage to critical infrastructure. 
SB 155provide for step therapy protocol regarding certain prescription drugs. 
SB 156repeal provisions regarding the South Dakota Veterans Commission. 
SB 157revise certain provisions regarding the county zoning and appeals process. 
SB 160authorize the construction and operation of a nursing home facility in Moody County, South Dakota, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 161exempt certain real property from the special maintenance fee levy. 
SB 162provide limitations on the use of lighting equipment while hunting. 
SB 164revise the penalties and provisions regarding approaching stopped vehicles. 
SB 167revise a provision regarding eligibility for the South Dakota opportunity scholarship. 
SB 169authorize the possession of a concealed pistol by employees in county courthouses. 
SB 170revise certain provisions regarding school district capital outlay funds. 
SB 174revise the purposes for which a school district's capital outlay fund may be used. 
SB 176provide for the seizure and holding of real property as evidence. 
SB 180repeal and revise certain provisions regarding the petition circulation process. 
SB 181revise provisions regarding health benefit plans. 
SB 183revise the signature requirements for the nominating petitions for certain elected offices. 
SB 186revise certain leave policies for state employees. 


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