Senator Justin R. Cronin — 2019


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Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 23
Counties: Campbell, Edmunds, Faulk, Hand, McPherson, Potter, Spink, Walworth
Occupation: Self Employed/Farm

Home Address:
PO Box 42
Gettysburg, SD 57442

Home: 605-765-2449
Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business: 605-769-1017

Email: Justin.Cronin@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Committee on AppropriationsVice-Chair MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Joint Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Government Operations and AuditVice-Chair Call of Chair 7:45 AM Room 363 

Prime Sponsor

SB 80make an appropriation to the Equal Access to Our Courts Commission. 
SJR 5Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authorization of certain games of chance in the City of Yankton. 
HB 1095accommodate legislation regarding noxious weed seed. 
HB 1096accommodate legislation regarding noxious weeds. 
HB 1127revise the calculation of fall enrollment for the purposes of education funding. 
HB 1221revise administrative rule to add palmer amaranth as a prohibited noxious weed seed. 
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. 

Co Sponsor

SB 51revise certain provisions regarding trusts. 
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 63increase the penalty for a subsequent conviction for trespass to hunt, fish, or trap. 
SB 66remove the right of an annexing municipality to acquire service territory of an electric utility. 
SB 70revise certain provisions regarding hospital liens. 
SB 71prohibit capital punishment of any person with severe mental illness. 
SB 86provide for calculations of sales tax revenues from sellers located outside of the state. 
SB 90revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. 
SB 97revise provisions regarding farm winery licensure. 
SB 98authorize licensed wine manufacturers to obtain additional licenses. 
SB 131accommodate legislation on Medicaid provider reimbursements. 
SB 132accommodate legislation on education. 
SB 133accommodate legislation to lower the state sales and use tax. 
SB 134accommodate legislation on Medicaid. 
SB 138revise certain provisions regarding microbreweries. 
SB 154authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. 
SB 169allow a property tax extension for certain federal workers and to declare an emergency. 
SB 183revise certain provisions regarding buffer strips. 
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. 
SJR 2Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events. 
HB 1049revise certain provisions regarding driving after consuming certain drugs or substances. 
HB 1050revise certain provisions regarding the use and possession of scanning devices and reencoders. 
HB 1055require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients. 
HB 1073revise provisions regarding the killing of certain birds or animals from an aircraft. 
HB 1076revise certain real estate licensee advertising restrictions and grant rule-making authority regarding real estate teams. 
HB 1077revise provisions regarding designation of a no maintenance highway. 
HB 1091provide for the selection of a lieutenant governor by a candidate for governor. 
HB 1111provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. 
HB 1112provide for certain persons to carry a concealed pistol or revolver without a permit. 
HB 1138revise provisions regarding the mandatory retirement age of judges. 
HB 1140prohibit any high school interscholastic activities association from restricting or prohibiting broadcasting of high school activities. 
HB 1145establish certain provisions regarding the mowing of rights-of-way adjacent to the state trunk highway system. 
HB 1155provide for certain privileged communications between social workers and students. 
HB 1178revise provisions regarding the beginning period for absentee voting. 
HB 1188revise provisions regarding fertilizer inspection fees. 
HB 1191legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. 
HB 1201revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. 
HB 1206provide for divestiture of certain state investment holdings. 
HB 1223modify the distribution of taxes on concentrated animal feeding operations. 
HB 1232lower the compulsory age for school attendance. 
HB 1234provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. 
HC 1002Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. 
HC 1003Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2019 as National Social Work Month. 
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 1006Proposing and submitting to voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, revising legislative terms of office. 

Hearings

02/19 08:00 AM Joint Committee on AppropriationsSB 80make an appropriation to the Equal Access to Our Courts Commission. 
02/19 02:00 PM SenateSJR 5Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authorization of certain games of chance in the City of Yankton. 
02/20 08:00 AM House Committee on AppropriationsHB 1127revise the calculation of fall enrollment for the purposes of education funding. 

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