+ − Legislators (9) SD - Senator Corey Brown (R) Title: Chair SD - Senator Jeffrey K Haverly (R) Title: Member SD - Senator Phyllis M Heineman (R) Title: Member SD - Senator Kent Juhnke (R) Title: Member SD - Senator Al Novstrup (R) Title: Member SD - Senator Deb Peters (R) Title: Member SD - Senator J.E. 'Jim' Putnam (R) Title: Member SD - Senator Billie H Sutton (D) Title: Member SD - Senator Larry Tidemann (R) Title: Vice Chair + − Bills Assigned (45) SD - HB1017 Authorize the Bureau of Administration to construct a maintenance shop in Pierre, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1040 Make an appropriation for the payment of extraordinary litigation expenses and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1041 Authorize a carryover of the fiscal year 2012 state aid to special education appropriation to fiscal year 2013 for the purpose of maintaining federal maintenance of effort levels. SD - HB1042 Repeal certain obsolete statutes relating to the State Cement Plant Commission. SD - HB1043 Repeal certain provisions regarding the full-time equivalent staffing report. SD - HB1051 Authorize the South Dakota Building Authority and the Board of Regents to implement the long-term capital project request of the Board of Regents providing for the demolition, construction, remodeling, or renovation of various structures on the campuses of the state's universities and to make appropriations therefor. SD - HB1058 Revise certain record search fees charged by clerks of court. SD - HB1078 Allow certain structures or facilities previously used as an elevator to be classified as agricultural property. SD - HB1136 Revise the state aid to education formula and to make an appropriation. SD - HB1137 Revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2012 and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1157 Repeal the Governor's authority to enter the Midwestern Regional Higher Education Compact on behalf of the state, to repeal the Midwestern Regional Higher Education Compact, to provide for withdrawal of South Dakota from the compact. SD - HB1158 Allow students attending nonpublic high schools to be eligible for the jump start scholarship program. SD - HB1164 Revise certain provisions regarding the sale of certain surplus property in Yankton County. SD - HB1199 Revise certain provisions related to the distribution of funds to sparse school districts. SD - HB1206 Make an appropriation for emergency food assistance grants and to repeal the sales tax on food refund program. SD - HB1242 Revise the general appropriations act for fiscal year 2012. SD - HB1269 Make an appropriation for certain costs related to disasters and to pine beetle suppression and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1270 Revise the time period for which unclaimed property is presumed abandoned and to revise certain provisions regarding the publication notice of unclaimed property. SD - HJR1006 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article XIII, sections 20 and 21 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the trust fund created from the proceeds of the state cement enterprise sales. SD - SB4 Make an appropriation to continue the veterans' bonus program and to declare an emergency. SD - SB9 Make an appropriation to reimburse certain family physicians and dentists who have complied with the requirements of the physician tuition reimbursement program and dental tuition reimbursement program and to declare an emergency. SD - SB25 Provide for the creation of a new state accountability system for public elementary and secondary schools. SD - SB36 Make an appropriation for costs related to suppression of wildfires in the state and to declare an emergency. SD - SB37 Make an appropriation from the coordinated natural resources conservation fund to the State Conservation Commission and to declare an emergency. SD - SB38 Provide for the transfer of control of an office building in Rapid City, to make an appropriation for the construction and renovation of the office building, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB45 Appropriate additional funds and to extend the availability of appropriations to replace storage facilities at the Cottonwood Agricultural Experiment Station. SD - SB46 Authorize the Board of Regents to purchase an airport structure for use by South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB47 Increase the authorized square footage for the motor pool building at South Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB48 Revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2012. SD - SB61 Exempt the production of certain plants and sod from sales and use taxes. SD - SB77 Provide for the establishment of a scholarship program for postsecondary technical institute students and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB82 Revise certain provisions regarding the unclaimed property trust fund. SD - SB84 Allow for the reimbursement of travel expenses during the recruitment of certain professional staff. SD - SB90 Establish a fee for payments returned to the Office of the Secretary of State due to insufficient funds and to provide for the distribution of the fee. SD - SB92 Exempt certain funeral services and expenses from sales and use tax. SD - SB98 Provide for a pilot program initiating two mathematics and science academies and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB139 Establish the Teach for America grant program within the Department of Education. SD - SB151 Provide a time period before certain action on the general appropriation bill may commence. SD - SB159 Authorize funding for certain tribal colleges to defray certain costs associated with educating nonbeneficiary students at tribal colleges and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB165 Revise certain provisions related to the distribution of funds to sparse school districts. SD - SB189 Provide a designation on certain nondriver identification cards, driver licenses, and permits that the card holders or licensees are honorably discharged veterans. SD - SB192 Make appropriations for the purpose of one-time increases in education and health care funding. SD - SB193 Revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2012 and to declare an emergency. SD - SB194 Make an appropriation to fund tax refunds for elderly persons and persons with a disability, to revise the income eligibility requirements for property tax and sales tax refunds, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB195 Make appropriations from the water and environment fund, the water pollution control revolving fund subfund, and the drinking water revolving fund subfund for various water and environmental purposes, to revise the state water plan, to authorize the construction and establish the state cost share for the Belle Fourche irrigation upgrade project, and to declare an emergency.