81st Legislative Session _ 2006

Committee: House Taxation
Tuesday, February 07, 2006

                                            P - Present
                                            E - Excused
                                            A - Absent

Roll Call
P    Buckingham
P    Dykstra
P    Garnos
P    Glover
P    Hackl
P    Hills
P    Lange
P    Novstrup
P    Olson (Ryan)
P    Turbiville
E    Valandra
P    Van Etten
P    Weems
P    Koistinen, Vice-Chair
P    Wick, Chair

OTHERS PRESENT: See Original Minutes

The meeting was called to order by Chair Wick

MOTION:     TO APPROVE THE MINUTES OF FEBRUARY 2, 2006

Moved by:    Van Etten
Second by:    Turbiville
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

         HB 1232: revise certain provisions concerning the freeze on property assessments for disabled and senior citizens.

Presented by:    Representative Elaine Roberts


Previous testimony was taken on HB 1232

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1232

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     On page 1, line 9 of the printed bill, delete everything after " form. " and insert " A person failing to comply with the April first deadline for the previous year, but otherwise qualifying for the real property tax assessment freeze provided under this chapter, may petition the board of county commissioners to recalculate the taxes based on the valuation the person would have received under this program and abate the difference in taxes. ".

     On page 1 , delete lines 10 to 12 , inclusive.

     On page 1 , after line 12, insert:
"
     Section 2. That § 10-18-2 be amended by adding thereto a NEW SUBDIVISION to read as follows:

     The board may abate or refund the taxes pursuant to section 1 of this Act.".

Moved by:    Glover
Second by:    Van Etten
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1232 AS AMENDED

Moved by:    Van Etten
Second by:    Hills
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(13-0-2-0)

Voting Yes:    Buckingham, Dykstra, Garnos, Glover, Hackl, Hills, Lange, Novstrup, Turbiville, Van Etten, Weems, Koistinen, Wick

Excused:    Olson (Ryan), Valandra

MOTION:     PLACE HB 1232 ON CONSENT CALENDAR

Moved by:    Van Etten
Second by:    Weems
Action:    Failed by voice vote.


         HB 1128: increase the rate of taxation that municipalities may impose on certain goods and services.

Presented by:    Representative Charles Turbiville
Proponents:    Mark Schilling, City of Mitchell
        Yvonne Taylor, SD Municipal League
        David Owen, SD Chamber of Commerce & Industry
        Lorin Pankratz, Visitor Industry Alliance
Opponents:    Jane Page, SD Dept. Of Revenue and Regulation
        Tim Dougherty, SD Retail Liquor Dealers Assn.
        Jerry Wheeler, SD Retailers Assn.
        Bob Riter Jr., Nat'l Federation of Independent Business/SD BeerWholesalers

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1128

Moved by:    Dykstra
Second by:    Van Etten
Action:    Was not acted on.

MOTION:     SUBSTITUTE MOTION DEFER HB 1128 TO THE 36TH LEGISLATIVE DAY

Moved by:    Hackl
Second by:    Buckingham
Action:    Failed by roll call vote.(7-7-1-0)

Voting Yes:    Buckingham, Garnos, Glover, Hackl, Novstrup, Olson (Ryan), Koistinen

Voting No:    Dykstra, Hills, Lange, Turbiville, Van Etten, Weems, Wick

Excused:    Valandra

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1128

Moved by:    Dykstra
Second by:    Van Etten
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(8-6-1-0)

Voting Yes:    Dykstra, Hills, Lange, Olson (Ryan), Turbiville, Van Etten, Weems, Wick

Voting No:    Buckingham, Garnos, Glover, Hackl, Novstrup, Koistinen

Excused:    Valandra

         HB 1129: exempt certain facilities used for business incubators from property taxation.

Presented by:    Representative Deb Peters
Proponents:    Dan Nelson, Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce
        Harry Christianson, Rapid City Econ. Dev. Foundation

MOTION:     AMEND HB 1129

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     On page 2, after line 5 of the printed bill, insert:

"
     Section 3. That § 13-13-20.4 be amended to read as follows:

     13-13-20.4.   The actual assessed valuation of any property given a reduced valuation pursuant to §§ 10-6-35.1, 10-6-35.2, 10-6-35.4, 10-6-35.21, 10-6-35.22, 10-6-35.24, 10-6-35.25, 10-6-54, 10-6- 55, 10-6-66, and 10-6-67 shall be used when calculating state aid to education. For any property given a reduced valuation after November 1995, pursuant to §§ 10-6-35.1, 10-6-35.2, 10-6-35.4, 10- 6-35.21, 10-6-35.22, 10-6-35.24, 10-6-35.25, 10-6-54, 10-6-55, 10-6-66, and 10-6-67 that has not previously received a reduced valuation pursuant to these statutes, the portion of actual assessed valuation of the property used when calculating state aid to education shall be twenty percent in the first year, forty percent in the second year, sixty percent in the third year, eighty percent in the fourth year, and one hundred percent each year thereafter. In addition, the actual assessed valuation of any property given exempt status pursuant to section 1 of this Act shall be used when calculating state aid to education. ".


Moved by:    Dykstra
Second by:    Weems
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

MOTION:     DO PASS HB 1129 AS AMENDED

Moved by:    Dykstra
Second by:    Weems
Action:    Prevailed by roll call vote.(14-0-1-0)

Voting Yes:    Buckingham, Dykstra, Garnos, Glover, Hackl, Hills, Lange, Novstrup, Olson (Ryan), Turbiville, Van Etten, Weems, Koistinen, Wick


Excused:    Valandra

         HB 1106: repeal the excise tax on the gross receipts of personal communications system, wireless, and cellular telecommunications companies.

Presented by:    Representative Joel Dykstra
Proponents:    Steve Largent, CTIA, Washington DC
        Stacey Sprinkle, Verizon, Denver CO
        RaeAnn Kelsch, Alltel, Bismarck, ND
        Senator Ed Olson
Opponents:    Michael Kenyon, Department of Revenue and Regulation
        Ken McFarland, Minnehaha County Commissioner
        Ron Buskarud, Pennington County
        Lorin Pankratz, Association of County Commissioners
        Greg Dean, SD Telecommunications Assn.

The Chair deferred HB 1106 until Thursday, February 9, 2006.

The Chair deferred HB 1167 until Thursday February 9, 2006.

MOTION:     ADJOURN

Moved by:    Turbiville
Second by:    Hills
Action:    Prevailed by voice vote.

Diane Mellan

____________________________

Committee Secretary
Hal G. Wick, Chair


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