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South Dakota’s 2019
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February 20, 2019

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        HB1001           Revise the timing of the recalculation of the allocations for the disability levels in the state aid to special education formula. Education 1/14/19 Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 14 Nays 0 Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 69 Nays 0 1/16/19 Education  2/7/19 
   
HB1019  Require that the state pursue recoverable costs of litigation. Commerce and Energy  1/25/19 Deferred to the 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 13 Nays 0             
 HB1025 Revise certain provisions regarding voter registration.  Local Government  1/17/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 13 Nays 0  Signed by Speaker 1/30/19 Local Government  1/28/19 Do Pass Passed Yeas 6 Nays 0  Signed by President 1/31/19 Signed by Governor 2/8/19 
HB1027  Revise certain provisions regarding vote centers and precinct workers.  Local Government  1/24/19 Signed by Speaker 2/11/19 Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 50 Nays 20 1/30/19 Local Government 2/8/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 6 Nays 0 Place on Consent Passed  Signed by President 2/13/19 Delivered to Governor 2/14/19 
HB1043  Require the Department of Social Services to collect and report certain information regarding the military affiliation of a parent whose child is subject to a report of abuse or neglect.  Military and Veterans Affairs 1/23/19 Signed by Speaker 2/11/19 Do Pass Passed Yeas 66 Nays 0 1/25/19  Military and Veterans Affairs 2/7/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 5 Nays 0 Place on Consent Passed  Signed by President 2/12/19 Signed by Governor 2/14/19 
HB1048  Authorize a public body to conduct certain deliberations in an executive or closed meeting.  State Affairs  1/23/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 10 Nays 0 Placed on Consent Passed  Signed by Speaker 2/6/19  State Affairs  1/30/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 8 Nays 0 Signed by President 2/7/19 Signed by Governor 2/14/19
 HB1055 Require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients.  Health and Human Services 1/31/19  Do Pass Passed              Yeas 12    Nays 0  Do Pass Passed Yeas 68 Nays 0 2/5/19  Health and Human Services  2/20/19      
HB1058  Require the provision of certain services regarding special education to students receiving alternative instruction.  Education  1/30/19  Deferred to 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 13    Nays 0            
HB1060  Make an appropriation for increased reimbursement for care of residents of nursing facilities and assisted living facilities. Health and Human Services  1/29/18  Referred to Appropriations Passed      Yeas 13    Nays 0             
HB1061  Provide a court order to test for HIV at the request of victims of certain crimes.  Judiciary  2/6/19 Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 13 Nays 0  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 69 Nays 0 2/8/19  Judiciary         
HB1063  Revise provisions regarding engaging in sexual activity for a fee or other compensation.  Judiciary  2/6/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 13 Nays 0  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 68 Nays 1 2/8/19  Judiciary         
HB1065  Revise certain provisions regarding assessments for children receiving alternative instruction.  Education 1/30/19  Tabled Passed   Yeas 13     Nays 2             
HB1080  Increase the property tax exemption allowed for certain veterans with a disability and the surviving spouses of certain veterans with a disability.  Military and Veterans Affairs  2/13/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 9 Nays 0            
HB1081  Authorize certain paraplegic or amputee veterans or their surviving spouses to retain a property tax exemption without having to reapply each year.  Military and Veterans Affairs 2/6/19 Do Pass Passed Yeas 8 Nays 1  Do Pass Passed Yeas 66 Nays 1 2/11/19 Military and Veterans Affairs         
HB1122 Revise references to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing.  State Affairs  2/13/19 Do Pass Passed Yeas 9 Nays 3  Do Pass Passed Yeas 60 Nays 8           
HB1129  Revise provisions regarding residency of registered voters.  State Affairs 2/6/19  Deferred to 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 10    Nays 3            
HB1132  Revise and enhance provisions regarding emergency involuntary commitment.  Judiciary 2/20/19               
HB1137  Revise certain provisions regarding pharmacy benefit managers.  Health and Human Services  2/7/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 13 Nays 0  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 67 Nays 0 2/11/19  Health and Human Services         
HB1154  Require certain products contain digital blocking capability, establish a deactivation fee, establish the human trafficking and child exploitation prevention fund, and provide a penalty therefor. Judiciary  2/8/19 Deferred to 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 7 Nays 4             
HB1178  Revise certain provisions regarding the beginning period for absentee voting.  State Affairs 2/13/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 11 Nays 2             
HB1179  Revise certain provisions regarding victims of sexual assault.  Health and Human Services  2/12/19  Tabled Passed Yeas 12 Nays 0             
HB1180  Revise certain provisions regarding the collection and storage of sexual assault kid evidence.  Judiciary  2/13/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 12 Nays 0  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 67 Nays 0           
HB1198  Define activities that constitute human trafficking.  Judiciary  2/8/19 Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 12 Nays 0  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 64 Nays 0 2/12/19  Local Government         
HB1201  Revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans.  Military and Veterans Affairs  2/13/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 9 Nays 0; Place on Consent Passed  Do Pass Passed Yeas 67 Nays 0           
HB1205  Provide parents with certain rights regarding health care treatment of a minor child.  Health and Human Services  2/7/19  Deferred to 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 10    Nays 3             
HB1225  Establish a determinant in identifying a student's sexual identity for the purpose of participation in high school athletics.  Health and Human Services  2/21/19               
HB1229 Require optional services through Medicaid to be authorized through special appropriation.  State Affairs  2/14/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 11 Nays 2             
HB1231  Revise certain provisions regarding emergency commitment.  Health and Human Services  1/31/19               
 HB1232 Lower the compulsory age for school attendance.  Education  2/20/19               
HB1236  Revise certain provisions regarding health insurance.  State Affairs 2/20/19               
HB1256 Make an appropriation to fund tax refunds for elderly persons with a disability and to declare an emergency.  Joint Appropriations                 
HB1268  Authorize electronic monitoring of residents in assisted living centers and nursing facilities.  Judiciary  2/11/19  Deferred to 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 10 Nays 1             
                     
                     

                   
SB1  To add a legislator to the membership of the Extraordinary Cost Oversight Board, to establish the board in statute, and to repeal the administrative rules creating the board.  Education         Education 1/17/19 Do Pass Passed Yeas 7 Nays 0  Do Pass Passed Yeas 34 Nays 0 1/22/19   
SB2  Adjust for inflation the amount of the special education appropriation that may be set aside for extraordinary expenses.          Joint Appropriations         
SB3  Create the Special Education Task Force  Education        Education  1/22/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 5 Nays 1  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 29 Nays 5 1/24/19   
 SB7 Revise certain provisions regarding prohibited activities near polling places.          State Affairs  1/14/19 Deferred to 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 9 Nays 0    
 SB8 Provide for a statewide resource information system.          State Affairs  2/8/19
   
SB13  Revise certain provisions regarding authorization for public transportation assistance grants.  Transportation  1/24/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 12 Nays 0 Placed on Consent Passed  Do Pass Passed Yeas 66 Nays 0 1/25/19  Transportation  1/14/19 Do Pass Passed Yeas 6 Nays 0 Placed on Consent Passed Signed by President 1/28/19 Signed by Governor 2/5/19
SB31  Revise certain provisions regarding criminal background checks for assistant behavior analysts and paraprofessionals.  Judiciary  1/28/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 8 Nays 5  Signed by Speaker 2/5/19  Health and Human Services  1/16/19 Do Pass Passed Yeas 7 Nays 0; Place on Consent Passed 

Signed by President 1/21/19

Signed by Governor 2/11/19
SB49  Declare void the transgender procedure adopted by the SD High School Activities Association and to establish a determinant in identifying a student's sexual identity for the purpose of participation in high school athletics.          Education  1/24/19 Deferred to the 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 5 Nays 2     
 SB71 Prohibit capital punishment of any person with severe mental illness.
      Judiciary  2/7/19  Deferred to 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 4 Nays 3     
SB78
Exempt certain medical providers from licensure.  Health and Human Services  2/12/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 12 Nays 0  Deferred to Another Day Passed 2/19/19  Health and Human Services 1/28/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 7 Nays 0 Placed on Consent Passed  Do Pass Passed Yeas 31 Nays 0 1/29/19  
SB80
Make an appropriation to the Equal Access to our Courts Commission.         Joint Appropriations        
SB91 Revise certain provisions regarding open meeting requirements.  State Affairs        State Affairs  2/6/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 9 Nays 0 Placed on Consent Passed  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 30 Nays 0 2/8/19   
SB107  Revise provisions regarding rape.          Judiciary  2/5/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 4 Nays 2  Reconsidered Failed Yeas 5 Nays 26 2/8/19   
SB118  Establish certain provisions regarding advance care planning.  Judiciary        Health and Human Services  1/30/19  Do Pass Passed Yeas 7 Nays 0  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 30 Nays 3 2/5/19
SB143
Revise visitation rights of a person causing conception by rape or incest.  Judiciary        Judiciary  2/7/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 7 Nays 0  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 34 Nays 0 2/11/19   
SB148
Provide for state employee protection from retaliation for certain communications.  Judiciary       State Affairs  2/11/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 6 Nays 2  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 20 Nays 13 2/13/19   
SB172  Appropriate money for the ordinary expenses of the legislative, judicial, and executive departments of the state, the expenses of state institutions, interest on the public debt, and for common schools.          Joint Appropriations         
SB186
Prohibit the cancellation or nonrenewal of a health insurance policy for a preexisting condition.     
  Commerce and Energy  2/19/19  Deferred to 41st Legislative Day Passed Yeas 5 Nays 2     
SB188
Revise certain provisions regarding state tests.          Education  2/14/19  Do Pass Amended Passed Yeas 4 Nays 0     
           

                     
                     
                     
                     
                     
   

   
                     
                     
                     
                 
 
                     
                     
                     
                     
                     
                     
                     
                     
             
                 

                   
                   
                 
               
             
         

                 
                     
                     
                 




 
 
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