Representative Chris P. Johnson — 2020


Picture of Representative Chris P. Johnson

Party: Republican
Term: New Member
District: 32
Counties: Pennington
Occupation: President - Mountain Time, Inc.

Home Address:
2526 Grandview Dr.
Rapid City, SD 57701

Home: 605-431-3520
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 605-342-7796

Email: Chris.Johnson@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Commerce and EnergyMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 464 
Military and Veterans AffairsMember Call of Chair 3:00 PM TBA 
TaxationMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 464 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1167revise provisions regarding confidential communications between a student and certain school employees. 
SB 103limit the disclosure of presidential election results and to provide for a suspension of such disclosure. 

Co Sponsor

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 1057prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. 
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 1077establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. 
HB 1094repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. 
HB 1095revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. 
HB 1096prohibit commercial surrogacy contracts, provide a penalty for facilitating a commercial surrogacy, and establish an interim committee to evaluate surrogacy in the state. 
HB 1102make an appropriation to reimburse the aeronautics fund. 
HB 1113provide for remote participation in a shareholders' meeting. 
HB 1114authorize additional abbreviations in naming corporations, limited liability companies, and limited liability partnerships. 
HB 1131prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. 
HB 1152provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. 
HB 1153authorize the limited possession of a knife in the state capitol. 
HB 1171require commercial pesticide applicators to maintain proof of financial responsibility. 
HB 1172require the annual submission of a zero-based budget from certain departments or budget units. 
HB 1175define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. 
HB 1177require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. 
HB 1195provide an affirmative defense to pregnant women for certain controlled substance offenses. 
HB 1201provide for the distribution of a list of possible reasonable accommodations to students with disabilities. 
HB 1231authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. 
HB 1252grant property tax relief to certain persons who are long-term residents and long-term property owners. 
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 8007Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's Ellwein family of Rapid City for being awarded the Association of the United States Army Volunteer Family of the Year Award for 2019. 
HC 8016Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls for being awarded the Meritorious Unit Award and Winston P. Wilson Trophy for 2019. 
HC 8017Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 139th Brigade Support Battalion of Brookings for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckard Trophy and General Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Award for 2019. 
HC 8018Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Forward Support Company of Huron on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' General John J. Pershing Trophy. 
HC 8019Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 730th Area Support Medical Company of Vermillion on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' Certificate of Victory. 
HCR 6003Supporting the Electoral College. 
HCR 6005Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. 
HCR 6006Requesting the members of South Dakota's congressional delegation to annually appear before a joint session of the Legislature to provide information and answer questions. 
HJR 5003Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election, an amendment to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to prohibiting the general appropriation bill from reappropriating or transferring funds that are in special funds and establishing rules pertaining to the administration of special funds. 
HR 7002To formally invite President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump to the great state of South Dakota for the 4th of July fireworks celebration at Mount Rushmore. 
SB 3revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. 
SB 60adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. 
SB 80revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. 
SC 801Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. 

Hearings

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