SOUTH DAKOTA SENATE
President Pro tempore
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
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MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS
SCR 3 (SJ 16th LD) Designating the month of November as COPD Awareness Month in the
State of South Dakota.
HB 1069* (Intent to reconsider vote by which lost) increase the amount of income and principal
of a perpetual fund used to maintain a cemetery.
CONSIDERATION OF REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
Amended SJ 16th LD: SB 177, 186, 191, 145 (Consent Calendar), 169
SECOND READING OF CONSENT CALENDAR ITEMS
David S. Pummel Housing Development Authority
Robert H. Hartford South Dakota Lottery Commission
James R. Peterson South Dakota Lottery Commission
Doyle D. Estes South Dakota Lottery Commission
SB 81* provide for a special license plate for certain persons on active duty in the military.
SB 113* provide for special motor vehicle license plates for recipients of the silver star medal
and recipients of the bronze star medal.
SB 168* revise the terms and expiration dates of appointees to certain boards and
HB 1154* revise certain provisions concerning the construction of roads outside the road
SECOND READING OF SENATE BILLS AND JOINT RESOLUTIONS
SB 25* (Deferred from 16th LD) provide for the creation of a new state accountability system
and a new financial accountability rating system for public elementary and secondary
SB 46* (Deferred from 16th LD) authorize the Board of Regents to purchase an airport
structure for use by South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation
SB 142 (Deferred from 16th LD) impose the sales tax on the gross receipts derived from
renting mini-storage units, self-storage units, or storage space and the use tax on the
use of mini-storage units, self-storage units, or storage space.
SB 162 (Deferred from 16th LD) create certified technology parks and to provide certain
financing mechanisms and bonding authority to enhance knowledge and tech-based
economic development and to repeal certain provisions concerning certified
SB 70* revise the procedures for filing referred laws, initiated constitutional amendments,
and initiated measures and to revise certain election provisions and campaign finance
requirements for referred laws, initiated constitutional amendments, and initiated
SB 161* revise certain provisions concerning public meetings held by teleconference or
SB 176 establish a program to assist rural health care facilities in recruiting certain health
care professionals and to repeal certain provisions regarding recruitment incentive
payments for health care professionals.
SB 87 allow military spouses to receive unemployment compensation if they leave their
jobs due to a spouse's military transfer.
SC 8 (SJ 16th LD) Honoring Cheryl Wait of the city of Hot Springs as 2011 Municipal
Finance Officer of the Year.
SC 9 (SJ 16th LD) Honoring Mayor Laurie Gill of Pierre as the 2011 winner of the South
Dakota Municipal League Excellence in Municipal Government Award.
HC 1011 (HJ p. 327) Congratulating State Representative Kim Vanneman of Ideal, for
receiving the South Dakota Corn Growers Outstanding Legislative Leadership award.
HC 1012 (HJ p. 328) Commending and honoring the Armour School District Board of
Education, on receiving the Associated School Boards of South Dakota School Board
Award of Excellence for 2012.
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