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HB 1001repeal certain provisions regarding the organization of the Legislature. 
HB 1002revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. 
HB 1003repeal certain provisions regarding legislative employees. 
HB 1004provide for the defense of laws by 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 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 and production of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state, 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 1012correct technical errors in statutory cross-references. 
HB 1013correct technical errors in statutory cross-references. 
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 1036revise provisions regarding the issuance of certain military specialty plates. 
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. 
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 1050provide for voter registration through an online voter registration system provided by the Office of the Secretary of State. 
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 electronic monitoring of residents in assisted living centers and nursing facilities. 
HB 1057prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1058revise certain provisions regarding water development districts. 
HB 1059revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. 
HB 1060revise certain provisions regarding the use of the aeronautics fund. 
HB 1061exempt vehicles owned by improvement districts from certain vehicle registration fees. 
HB 1062increase the financial empowerment of state residents. 
HB 1063revise certain provisions regarding the purchase, distribution, and sale of tobacco products to persons under the age of twenty-one. 
HB 1064restrict certain vapor products. 
HB 1065revise drone surveillance protections. 
HB 1066revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. 
HB 1067modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments. 
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 need to have a license to install certain electrical wiring. 
HB 1071revise provisions regarding surface water quality complaints. 
HB 1072place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule. 
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 1076require a designation on a driver license for autism spectrum disorder under certain circumstances. 
HB 1077establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. 
HB 1078exempt firearms from retail sales tax and use tax. 
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. 


House Commemoration

HC 8001To honor and commend Chief Justice David Gilbertson for his dedicated services to his community and state. 
HC 8002Commending and honoring the 2018-2019 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: JOEL JORGENSON, Madison Central, School Superintendent; DON LYON, Spearfish, Middle School Principal; PAUL LUNDBERG, Brandon Valley, School Business Official; MATT ALLEY, West Central, Elementary School Principal; JOE CHILDS, Mitchell, Secondary School Principal; DAVE PREHEIM, Tea, Assistant High School Principal; MICHAEL AMOLINS, Harrisburg, Curriculum Leader; WENDY OTHEIM, Brookings, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. 
HC 8003Recognizing the thirtieth anniversary of Native American Day. 
HC 8004Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. 
HC 8005Honoring and commending Police Officers Teil Glaus and Garrett Harmon, Highway Patrol Trooper Josh De Wild and Chief Deputy Sheriff Tory Engel on their heroic response and life-saving actions at the scene of an airplane crash in Chamberlain. 


House Concurrent Resolution

HCR 6001To direct the Department of Social Services to investigate implementing peer support services. 
HCR 6002Supporting the repeal of the Sioux - Dakota Removal Act. 


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 3revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. 
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 6revise certain conditions under which presumptive probation may be applied. 
SB 7revise the eligibility for presumptive probation. 
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 20create a monitor to review and respond to complaints related to the care provided to youth in the custody or care of certain care facilities, treatment centers, and programs. 
SB 21authorize temporary variable speed limits on state highways under certain circumstances. 
SB 22revise 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. 
SB 29repeal provisions regarding manufactured and mobile home plumbing licenses and revise provisions regarding plumbing repair work. 
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 of competency of criminal defendants. 
SB 47revise certain provisions regarding sex offender registration statutes. 
SB 48authorize charges for and payment of administrative services. 
SB 49add gravel to the definition of a mineral. 
SB 50revise certain provisions regarding the practice of a certified registered nurse anesthetist. 
SB 51authorize the possession of a concealed pistol by employees in county courthouses. 
SB 52create a state seal specialty plate emblem. 
SB 53provide for a discount to senior citizens for state parks and recreation areas. 
SB 54regulate the use of auxiliary containers. 
SB 55require the Board of Regents to prepare a plan providing for the shared administration of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and Black Hills State University. 
SB 56authorize the collection of certain search and rescue service costs. 
SB 57provide for the assessment of certain agricultural land as noncropland. 
SB 58limit gifts to directors or employees of certain government districts. 
SB 59to protect the teaching of certain scientific information. 
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 63establish certain provisions regarding pore spaces. 
SB 64prohibit capital punishment for any person suffering from a severe mental illness. 
SB 65revise certain provisions pertaining to trusts. 
SB 66provide for the creation and funding of Oceti Sakowin charter schools. 
SB 67provide an option to sparse school districts regarding the amount of taxes collected in the capital outlay fund. 
SB 68authorize a county gross receipts tax. 
SB 69revise the penalty for the misuse of emblem specialty plates on motor vehicles. 


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