2018 House Bill 1191 - Introduced

State of South Dakota  
NINETY-THIRD SESSION
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2018  

907Z0313   HOUSE BILL   NO.  1191  

Introduced by:    Representatives Bordeaux, Brunner, Campbell, Dennert, DiSanto, Frye-Mueller, Goodwin, Kaiser, Latterell, Livermont, Marty, May, Mills, Peterson (Sue), and Schaefer and Senators Jensen (Phil), Killer, Nelson, Russell, Sutton, and Tapio
 

        FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to provide the State-Tribal Relations Committee certain subpoena power.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
    Section 1. That ยง 2-6-23 be amended to read:
    2-6-23. The State-Tribal Relations Committee shall continuously study the relationship between the state and its political subdivisions and the tribes and their tribal governments. The committee shall give particular study and consideration to matters concerning jurisdiction, taxation, gaming, economic development and community relations. The committee shall serve as a forum for the discussion of issues of mutual concern to the state and the tribes and shall attempt to foster state-tribal cooperation. The committee shall draw upon public input from all those who may be concerned and knowledgeable about state-tribal relations whether Indian or non-Indian, whether tribal members or nontribal members. In the discharge of the duties imposed by this section, the committee may issue a subpoena to compel the attendance of witnesses or the production of papers, books, accounts, documents, or testimony. The committee

may present draft legislation and policy recommendations to the Legislative Research Council Executive Board to effectuate its mission.

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