Representative Randy Gross — 2020


Picture of Representative Randy Gross

Party: Republican
Term: New Member
District: 08
Counties: Lake, Miner, Moody, Sanborn
Occupation: Farmer/Retired Banker

Home Address:
48006 221st St.
Elkton, SD 57026


Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business: 509-280-2593

Email: Randy.Gross@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Joint Committee on AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1227make an appropriation for the rural veterinary medical education program and to declare an emergency. 
SB 80revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. 
SB 160authorize the construction and operation of a nursing home facility in Moody County, South Dakota, and to declare an emergency. 

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 1008legalize the growth, production, and transportation of industrial hemp in the state, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1057prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1067modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments in forceable entry and detainer actions. 
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 1081exempt from alcoholic beverage regulations certain uses of alcohol by postsecondary institutions. 
HB 1083rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. 
HB 1085provide for permanent daylight savings time. 
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 1100make an appropriation to begin the research and development of a new bioprocessing facility and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1104limit the scope of medical information that may be required as a condition of participation in sanctioned activities. 
HB 1106authorize the state investment officer to include an indemnity provision in certain investment-related documents. 
HB 1112authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1118revise the boundaries of certain water development districts and to revise certain provisions regarding the election of the board of directors and the levying of taxes in the affected districts. 
HB 1119include certain offenses committed in another state for purposes of an enhanced penalty. 
HB 1128modify the penalty for causing a child to be present during methamphetamine use, distribution, or manufacture. 
HB 1129authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. 
HB 1138establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. 
HB 1139require the payment of attorney's fees in cases addressing noncompliance with visitation orders. 
HB 1154revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. 
HB 1167revise provisions regarding confidential communications between a student and certain school employees. 
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 1179authorize series limited liability companies. 
HB 1181revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. 
HB 1195provide for the dismissal of charges against pregnant women for certain controlled substance offenses under certain circumstances. 
HB 1218require responses and reporting regarding the testing, assessment, evaluation, or observation of students. 
HB 1223provide for the creation of an international business and trade office. 
HB 1231authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. 
HB 1250increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues, to provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues, and to repeal provisions regarding video lottery. 
HB 1268provide timely refunds for excess payments made in lieu of contributions to the unemployment compensation trust fund. 
HB 1271establish certain provisions regarding the rural broadband fund. 
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 8008Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, South Dakota. 
HC 8033Commending and honoring Jason Hancock for his outstanding service to the South Dakota Legislature. 
HCR 6003Supporting the Electoral College. 
HCR 6012Supporting the right to pray in public schools. 
HCR 6020Denouncing the National Education Association's recent policy to support "the fundamental right to abortion." 
HCR 6022Urging the State Trade Office in the Governor's Office of Economic Development to promote international business and trade on behalf of South Dakota exporters. 
SB 3revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. 
SB 50revise certain provisions regarding the practice of a certified registered nurse anesthetist. 
SB 54regulate the use of auxiliary containers. 
SB 55require the Board of Regents to assemble a task force to study the operations and functions of the institutions of higher education under the board's authority. 
SB 75provide for a habitat stamp on hunting and fishing licenses. 
SB 83establish meetings to review certain electric systems. 
SB 84authorize service animals in-training to enter certain establishments. 
SB 103limit the disclosure of presidential election results and to provide for a suspension of such disclosure. 
SB 116establish requirements certain state entities must follow when applying for federal grants. 
SB 120establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor. 
SB 124to revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. 
SB 150revise nonresident waterfowl licensure. 
SB 162provide limitations on the use of lighting equipment while hunting. 
SC 809To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state. 

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