Representative Sue Peterson — 2019


Picture of Representative Sue Peterson

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 13
Counties: Lincoln, Minnehaha
Occupation: Former Banker, Track Coach

Home Address:
6405 S. Killarney Cir.
Sioux Falls, SD 57108

Home: 605-371-1668
Capitol: 605-773-3851


Email: Sue.Peterson@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Joint Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Government Operations and AuditChair Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 
Military and Veterans AffairsVice-Chair Call of Chair 3:00 PM TBA 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1040establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. 
HB 1056prohibit certain local ordinances regarding firearms. 
HB 1087promote intellectual diversity at certain institutions of higher education. 
HB 1171allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. 
HB 1271remove exceptions to certain health insurance policies. 
SB 120modify the time period allowable for certain covenants not to compete. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1043require the Department of Social Services to collect and report certain information regarding the military affiliation of a parent whose child is subject to a report of abuse or neglect. 
HB 1044authorize certain children who are subject to a pending military relocation to apply for enrollment in a school district. 
HB 1051establish the South Dakota state seal of civics literacy program. 
HB 1055require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients. 
HB 1058require the provision of certain services regarding special education to students receiving alternative instruction. 
HB 1063revise provisions regarding engaging in sexual activity for a fee or other compensation. 
HB 1069provide for the proper display and use of the state seal by state agencies. 
HB 1080increase the property tax exemption allowed for certain veterans with a disability and the surviving spouses of certain veterans with a disability. 
HB 1081authorize certain paraplegic or amputee veterans or their surviving spouses to retain a property tax exemption without having to reapply each year. 
HB 1082to revise certain provisions regarding scrap metal purchases. 
HB 1111provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. 
HB 1113establish certain provisions regarding ethics and responsibility for public elementary and secondary school teachers. 
HB 1114revise provisions regarding state-owned motor vehicles. 
HB 1116prohibit the conduct of certain physical examinations or screenings on students in a school district without parental consent. 
HB 1125create a property tax relief fund and to provide for the transfer of certain unobligated cash balances. 
HB 1126revise real estate licensure requirements for the sale of businesses. 
HB 1142revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. 
HB 1147establish a tribal flag display on the capitol grounds. 
HB 1148create a Commission on Indian Affairs. 
HB 1164revise certain provisions regarding the operation of vehicles upon the approach of authorized emergency vehicles. 
HB 1191legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. 
HB 1196provide a definition of blockchain technology for certain purposes. 
HB 1197prohibit intentionally damaging monuments, statues, or memorials and provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1204exempt certain sales of goods and services by minors from the sales tax. 
HB 1229require optional services through Medicaid to be authorized through special appropriation. 
HB 1234provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. 
HB 1252increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues and provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues. 
HB 1253provide funding for advertising that addresses the negative aspects of gambling. 
HB 1270protect the teaching of certain scientific information. 
HC 1002Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. 
HC 1005Recognizing the month of September as Opioid Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month. 
HC 1007Honoring Calico Ducheneaux of Mobridge, South Dakota Girls State Governor and Seamus Duffy of Sioux Falls, South Dakota Boys State Governor and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. 
HCR 1002Requesting that local school boards establish a code of ethics and professional responsibility for educators in public elementary and secondary schools. 
HCR 1004Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement (BTA) between Taiwan and the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile.  
HCR 1005Petitioning Congress and the President to defend Israel against hostile actions; expressing the strongest support for, and unity with, the people and State of Israel; and strongly condemning the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement and the increasing incidents of anti-Semitism against Israel and the Jewish people. 
HJR 1003Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election a new section to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of a trust fund using the net receipts from unclaimed property. 
HJR 1005To apply for a convention of states under Article V of the Constitution of the United States to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office for federal officials and members of Congress. 
HR 1001Commending and honoring Angela Kennecke for excellence in investigative reporting and service to the people of South Dakota. 
SB 6revise certain provisions regarding sonogram and heart auscultation prior to an abortion. 
SB 52provide for the addition of a half unit of civics education to the units of credit required for high school graduation. 
SB 55allow the national motto of the United States to be displayed in public schools. 
SB 61provide certain provisions regarding nursing facility closures. 
SB 62provide for the use of certain general funds to increase Medicaid reimbursement rates for existing Medicaid providers. 
SB 66remove the right of an annexing municipality to acquire service territory of an electric utility. 
SB 68define certain acts as misbranding of food products. 
SB 84authorize the possession and administration of opioid antagonists by school district and nonpublic school personnel. 
SB 85revise the deadline for the Department of Health's annual report regarding abortions. 
SB 107revise provisions regarding rape. 
SB 142require the state to assume the responsibility for legal expenses of certain persons in state custody. 
SB 147provide certain provisions regarding commercial pesticide applicators. 
SC 13Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Cross Country Team for their outstanding athletic performance in winning their fifth consecutive Summit League Championship. 
SC 14Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Basketball Team for their outstanding athletic performance in winning their third regular season Summit League Championship in four years. 
SCR 5Commending Senators John Thune and Mike Rounds for their votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the United States Supreme Court, and wishing Associate Justice Kavanaugh well in his new role. 
SCR 8Requesting Congress to lawfully change the Medicaid eligibility requirements to give states the option to provide Medicaid services to persons in jail pending disposition. 
SCR 9Petitioning Congress and the President to immediately defund Planned Parenthood of all federal funding; strongly condemning the recent unrestrictive abortion law passed in New York state; and, expressing South Dakotans' continued resolve to secure the blessings of life and liberty for our posterity. 

Hearings

02/20 10:00 AM Senate State AffairsHB 1056prohibit certain local ordinances regarding firearms. 
02/19 02:00 PM SenateSB 120modify the time period allowable for certain covenants not to compete. 
02/19 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesHB 1087promote intellectual diversity at certain institutions of higher education. 
02/19 02:00 PM House of RepresentativesHB 1171allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. 

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