House State Affairs — 2009



Active Bills

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Tabled Bills

HB 1005require that certain land acquisitions by the Department of Game, Fish and Parks be conditioned upon subsequent legislative approval. 
HB 1068set certain property tax levies. 
HB 1078prohibit acts of terrorism against persons engaged in a state university activity involving live animals. 
HB 1096provide for a temporary reduction of legislator salaries and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1107revise the composition of the State Brand Board, to provide for its election by district, and to revise certain powers of the board. 
HB 1113require the filing of the complete contents of wind easement agreements with the register of deeds. 
HB 1125prohibit the use of certain wireless communications devices while driving. 
HB 1132prohibit the charging of admission to the Cultural Heritage Center. 
HB 1137establish certain eligibility requirements for purchasers of houses sold through the Governor's house program. 
HB 1165revise certain provisions relating to the exercise of eminent domain by railroads. 
HB 1170provide for legislative representation on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. 
HB 1175adopt the interstate compact on educational opportunity for military children. 
HB 1187provide for legislative redistricting based on a Senate of twenty-five members. 
HB 1191increase the state's percentage of video lottery net machine income and to revise the allocation of the revenue. 
HB 1199authorize the South Dakota Energy Infrastructure Authority to study the feasibility of nuclear power plant facility in South Dakota and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1209require electrical utilities to file certain information with the Public Utilities Commission. 
HB 1216provide for the deposition of the proceeds from certain fee increases. 
HB 1217provide for the suspension of certain statutory tax exemptions. 
HB 1218provide for a general increase in the fees collected by state departments and agencies. 
HB 1226allow artisan distillers and farm wineries to sell certain distilled spirits to wholesalers and retailers. 
HB 1258allow certain children of overseas citizens to vote in the state. 
HB 1261allow slot machines to be substituted for video lottery machines in certain alcoholic beverage establishments. 
HB 1283require legislative approval for agreements with Indian tribes. 
HB 1284provide for the transport of electricity generated by certain customer-owned wind generation facilities and to establish maximum transporting charges for the electricity. 
HB 1285place certain restrictions on the granting of easements associated with pipelines. 
HB 1286create a task force to study the feasibility of establishing a cabinet-level Department of Native Affairs and to identify benefits that could result from a closer working relationship between the executive and legislative branches and the tribal governments. 
HB 1288prohibit certain public officials from having an unlawful interest in a public contract and to provide certain penalties therefor. 
HB 1289provide for legislative redistricting based on single- member house districts. 
HB 1290increase the state's percentage of the net machine income from video lottery and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1291provide for legislative redistricting by a bipartisan, nonlegislative commission. 
HJR 1002Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article IX, ยง 1 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota and a new section to Article IX of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the consolidation of counties. 
SB 41revise the definition of wind easements. 
SJR 1To propose a constitutional amendment to authorize the Legislature on the advice of the Governor, to forestall certain threats from interstate gaming. 

Sponsored Bills

HB 1020revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance requirements. 
HB 1034revise certain provisions relating to earnings subject to garnishment. 
HB 1055authorize the Department of Game, Fish and Parks to sell certain real property located at the Cleghorn Fish Hatchery to the City of Rapid City. 
HB 1078prohibit acts of terrorism against persons engaged in a state university activity involving live animals. 
HB 1251impose an additional tax on the proceeds of Deadwood gaming. 
HB 1252repeal certain provisions relating to the education enhancement tobacco tax fund. 
HB 1253revise certain provisions regarding administration of the catastrophic county poor relief fund. 
HB 1301create the South Dakota Ellsworth Development Authority. 

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