Representative Kyle Schoenfish — 2019


Picture of Representative Kyle Schoenfish

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 19
Counties: Bon Homme, Douglas, Hanson, Hutchinson, McCook
Occupation: Certified Public Accountant

Home Address:
42472 Maxwell Rd.
Scotland, SD 57059

Home: 605-660-6468
Capitol: 605-773-3851


Email: Kyle.Schoenfish@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Local GovernmentMember TTh 10:00 AM Room 414 
TaxationMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 464 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1057revise the definition of attest for the purposes of public accountancy. 
HB 1109exclude certain funds from the calculation of local effort in the state aid to education formula. 
HB 1218enhance nursing home care in the state. 
HB 1219revise certain provisions regarding surplus line insurance. 
HB 1220accommodate legislation to enhance education. 
HC 1006Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-first anniversary on June 13, 14, and 15, 2019. 
SB 3create the Special Education Interim Legislative Committee. 
SB 92revise certain provisions regarding the signature requirements for municipal elections. 
SB 99establish certain provisions regarding commercial security deposits. 
SB 163revise certain provisions regarding jury lists. 
SB 165revise and enhance provisions regarding the taxation of park model homes. 
SCR 1Urging Congress to increase federal funding for special education. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1001revise the timing of the recalculation of the allocations for the disability levels in the state aid to special education formula. 
HB 1040establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. 
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 1068authorize the Transportation Commission to promulgate rules to allow certain motor vehicles to follow another motor vehicle on a state highway more closely than otherwise permitted by law. 
HB 1071revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. 
HB 1072correct a definition in the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. 
HB 1074provide a privilege for journalists and newscasters regarding refusal to disclose information. 
HB 1075revise certain provisions regarding the authority of conservation district governing boards. 
HB 1076revise certain real estate licensee advertising restrictions and grant rule-making authority regarding real estate teams. 
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 1104revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 
HB 1118revise provisions regarding excise taxes on the purchase price of motor vehicles. 
HB 1120appropriate funds for forest health and resilience. 
HB 1122revise references to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. 
HB 1123provide for the verification of hours worked on computers for certain government contracts. 
HB 1124require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. 
HB 1138revise provisions regarding the mandatory retirement age of judges. 
HB 1139repeal provisions regarding maximum taxes levied by a school district for capital outlay. 
HB 1140prohibit any high school interscholastic activities association from restricting or prohibiting broadcasting of high school activities. 
HB 1142revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. 
HB 1145establish certain provisions regarding the mowing of rights-of-way adjacent to the state trunk highway system. 
HB 1146revise provisions related to unclaimed property. 
HB 1147establish a tribal flag display on the capitol grounds. 
HB 1149provide an appropriation for the Native American achievement schools grant program. 
HB 1151permit certain acts at a school honoring or graduation ceremony. 
HB 1159repeal a provision that prohibits hunting mourning doves on public roads and highways. 
HB 1160revise certain provisions regarding emergency management. 
HB 1164revise certain provisions regarding the operation of vehicles upon the approach of authorized emergency vehicles. 
HB 1171allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. 
HB 1174revise provisions regarding civil forfeitures. 
HB 1175establish the Early Learning Advisory Council. 
HB 1186repeal the termination of the juvenile detention cost-sharing fund. 
HB 1191legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. 
HB 1215revise provisions regarding the posting of county and municipality ordinances. 
HB 1223modify the distribution of taxes on concentrated animal feeding operations. 
HB 1230add clergy to the list of mandatory reporters for suspected child abuse or neglect. 
HB 1234provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. 
HB 1243revise provisions regarding hate crimes. 
HB 1266provide opportunities for the private sector commercialization of interstate rest areas and welcome centers. 
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. 
HC 1004Honoring and commending Myron Floren, for his service to the state of South Dakota through his exemplary work as an accordionist. 
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. 
HC 1009Honoring Rena Ortbahn for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature. 
HC 1012Honoring the 2018 Augustana University Baseball Team and the students and staff involved in the baseball program. 
HC 1025Commending and honoring Raica, a police service dog for the South Dakota Highway Patrol and her Police Service Dog Handler Trooper Michael Dale, for their loyal team service to the State of South Dakota for the past seven years. 
HC 1026Honoring the service of the South Dakota National Guard's Adjutant General, Major General Timothy A. Reisch, for his tenure serving as Adjutant Major General for the State of South Dakota Department of Military from April 2011 through June 2019. 
HC 1028Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. 
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. 
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. 
HJR 1007To refer to the voters the question of whether the state should expand Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. 
HR 1002Recognizing the impact of Alzheimer's Disease and related dementias on persons living with these conditions, caregivers, and the State of South Dakota. 
SB 1add a legislator to the membership of the Extraordinary Cost Oversight Board, to establish the board in statute, and to repeal the administrative rules creating the board. 
SB 2adjust for inflation the amount of the special education appropriation that may be set aside for extraordinary expenses. 
SB 51revise certain provisions regarding trusts. 
SB 68define certain acts as misbranding of food products. 
SB 71prohibit capital punishment of any person with severe mental illness. 
SB 84authorize the possession and administration of opioid antagonists by school district and nonpublic school personnel, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 85revise the deadline for the Department of Health's annual report regarding abortions. 
SB 86revise provisions regarding certain tax rates. 
SB 90revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. 
SB 100reduce the number of petition signatures required for conservation district supervisor elections. 
SB 107revise provisions regarding rape. 
SB 110revise provisions regarding adjustments to the motor fuel tax fund balance. 
SB 117authorize Spanish to be used in the process of issuing certain driver licenses and permits. 
SB 126revise certain provisions regarding the common language of the state and to recognize the official indigenous language of the state. 
SB 129exempt motor vehicles owned by licensed ambulance services from certain motor vehicle registration fees. 
SB 136provide for the utilization of telehealth by a health care professional. 
SB 137provide for the payment of claims for covered services provided by a health care professional via telehealth. 
SB 138revise certain provisions regarding microbreweries. 
SB 142require the state to assume the responsibility for legal expenses of certain persons in state custody. 
SB 154authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. 
SB 164establish procedures for the investigation of certain missing and murdered indigenous persons. 
SC 7Commending and honoring the Parker School District Board of Education on their selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota School Board Award of Excellence recipient for 2018. 
SC 11Commending and honoring Carla McMurry-Kozak, a high school English teacher at Vermillion High School, on being named English Teacher of the Year by the South Dakota Council of Teachers of English and Speech Communication Association. 
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. 
SC 30Commending, honoring, and thanking President George H. W. Bush for his many years of great service to our country. 
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 6Urging the President of the United States to make agricultural exports a priority and protect agricultural products from all current and future tariffs. 
SCR 7Directing the Executive Board to create a fifteen-member task force to study and make legislative proposals regarding alternatives to imprisonment for those convicted of the crime of ingestion of controlled substances. 
SCR 13Recognizing the "Know Before You Fly" campaign as an official source of safety education for operators of unmanned aircraft systems and instructing the Department of Public Safety to educate the public about the campaign. 

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