Senator Lance Russell — 2020


Picture of Senator Lance Russell

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 30
Counties: Custer, Fall River, Pennington
Occupation: Attorney

Home Address:
PO Box 184
Hot Springs, SD 57747


Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business: 605-745-3228

Email: Lance.Russell@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

Health and Human ServicesMember MWF 10:00 AM Room 412 
JudiciaryChair TTh 7:45 AM Room 413 
TransportationMember MWF 7:45 AM Room 423 

Interim Committees

Joint Health & Human ServicesMember 
Rules ReviewVice-Chair 
State-Tribal RelationsMember 

Prime Sponsor

SB 51authorize the possession of a concealed pistol by employees in county courthouses. 
SB 56authorize the collection of certain search and rescue service costs. 
SB 57provide for the assessment of certain agricultural land as noncropland. 
SB 58limit gifts to directors or employees of certain government districts. 
SB 76provide for the assessment of certain agricultural land as noncropland. 
SB 91revise provisions regarding the salary for state's attorneys. 
SB 92to provide for the repurposing of STAR Academy. 
SB 95modify certain provisions regarding the repayment of restitution. 
SB 121revise parenting guidelines and repeal Supreme Court authority to promulgate guidelines. 
SB 169authorize the possession of a concealed pistol by employees in county courthouses. 
HB 1077establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. 
HB 1172require the annual submission of a zero-based budget from certain departments or budget units. 

Co Sponsor

SJR 501Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events and to revise provisions regarding certain municipal proceeds of gaming revenues. 
HB 1057prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. 
HB 1058revise certain provisions regarding water development districts. 
HB 1068include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. 
HB 1092provide for an assumption of risk by any person engaged in off-road vehicle activity and to limit the liability of the renters of off-road vehicles under certain circumstances. 
HB 1093establish a pipeline liability fund, to authorize a special fee for extraordinary expenses, and to make a continuous appropriation therefor. 
HB 1094repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. 
HB 1104limit the scope of medical information that may be required as a condition of participation in sanctioned activities. 
HB 1120authorize the governing body of a second or third class municipality to act as a planning and zoning commission. 
HB 1121establish immunity from liability for the inherent risks of camping. 
HB 1139require the payment of attorney's fees in cases addressing noncompliance with visitation orders. 
HB 1149establish qualifications for child custody evaluators. 
HB 1154revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. 
HB 1155exempt certain retirement funds from division of property in a divorce. 
HB 1156to prohibit the conduct of certain physical examinations or screenings on students in a school district without parental consent. 
HC 8003Recognizing the thirtieth anniversary of Native American Day. 
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. 
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. 

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