Committee Agenda


Committee:    Senate Local Government
Room:     423
Date:    Monday, February 7, 2005
Time:    8:00 AM

Individuals needing assistance, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, should contact the Legislative Research Council (605-773-3251) 48 hours before convening to make any necessary arrangements.

         SB 137     allow local units of government to regulate the sales, distribution, and use of tobacco products.
             Senators Knudson, Adelstein, McCracken, Nesselhuf, and Sutton (Duane) and Representatives Hunhoff, Bradford, Cutler, Frost, Glenski, Howie, Kraus, Lange, Miles, Rave, Roberts, Thompson, Van Etten, and Weems

         SB 145     revise certain provisions relating to the authorization of video lottery machine placement in on- sale alcoholic beverage establishments.
             Senators Knudson, Adelstein, Broderick, Duenwald, and Smidt and Representatives Cutler, Glenski, Miles, Murschel, and Thompson

         SB 186     revise the penalties for the improper notarization of certain documents pertaining to elections or the election process.
             Senator Nesselhuf and Representative Hargens

         SB 189     appropriate money to the Association of County Commissioners for the coordination of 911 services.
             Senators Apa, Gray, Greenfield, and Napoli and Representatives Rounds, Davis, Dennert, Dykstra, Garnos, Hackl, Hargens, Hunhoff, Klaudt, Putnam, Rhoden, and Tidemann

         SB 195     permit certain licensed agents of the Department of Revenue and Regulation to collect and retain authorized convenience fees for the performance of certain duties in lieu of administrative costs.
             Senators Dempster, Abdallah, Bartling, Broderick, Knudson, Olson (Ed), Schoenbeck, and Sutton (Dan) and Representatives Krebs, Gillespie, Glenski, Murschel, Rave, Roberts, Street, and Thompson

         SB 205     revise certain provisions concerning the referral of acts, determinations, or decisions made by the governing bodies of counties or municipalities.
             Senators Kooistra and Kloucek and Representatives Lange and Gillespie

NOTE: The above bills will be taken up in this order for a hearing on the date noted. If circumstances do not permit a hearing on this date then a hearing will be held at a future meeting of the committee to be determined by the chair. Action on a bill may come at any time after it has had a hearing.


         SB 151     permit the cremation and inurnment of indigents in lieu of burial and to revise and clarify certain provisions regarding indigent funeral expenses.
             Senators Hanson (Gary), Abdallah, Broderick, Duenwald, Gant, Greenfield, Hundstad, Koskan, Lintz, Moore, Peterson (Jim), and Sutton (Dan) and Representatives Sigdestad, Dennert, Dykstra, Garnos, Glover, Halverson, Hargens, Hennies, Klaudt, Rhoden, Thompson, and Valandra