Basic Session Statistics Week 1:
Senate Bills introduced: 40
House Bills introduced: 44
Senate Concurrent Resolutions introduced: 3
House Concurrent Resolutions introduced: 0
Senate Resolutions introduced: 0
House Resolutions introduced: 0
Senate Health & Human Services Committee has no committee hearings scheduled yet.
House Health & Human Services Committee has 2 agendas posted.
- January 10, 2019 will have a briefing from Department of Social Services, Interim-Secretary Amy Iverson-Pollreisz.
- January 15, 2019 will have a briefing from Department of Health, Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon
- January 15, 2019 will also have a briefing from Department of Human Services, Interim-Secretary Shawnie Rechtenbaugh
Below are bills SDAHO is tracking so far for this legislative session.
|HB 1012||Revise certain provisions regarding state laboratory services.||Revised Department of Health Laboratory set-up||Monitor||Introduced|
|HB 1028||Revise certain provisions regarding professional counselors and marriage and family therapists.||Sets up Board of Examiners for Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists||Monitor||Introduced|
|HB 1034||Revise certain provisions regarding unemployment insurance contribution rates||Reinstates the zero unemployement tax rates for non-usage of the Unemployement Benefits||Monitor||Introduced|
|HB 1036||Revise provisions related to the Board of Technical Professions.||Modifies municipality surplus transfers to Hospitals||Monitor||Introduced|
|SB 6||Revise certain provisions regarding sonogram and heart auscultation prior to an abortion.||Mandates the Physician must show the family the sonogram before performing a DNC||Monitor||Introduced|
|SB 8||Provide for a statewide resource information system.||Expands 211 to a statewide program – Estimated cost $800,000||Monitor||Hearing: Senate Health 1/14/19|
|SB 22||Place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule and to declare an emergency.||Annual update to the Controlled Substance List||Monitor||Introduced|
|SB 30||Remove certain unnecessary federal references and dates from certain provisions relating to the Department of Social Services.||Cleanup language for Department of Social Services||Monitor||Introduced|
|SB 31||Revise certain provisions regarding criminal background checks for assistant behavior analysts and paraprofessionals.||Removes reference to the Federal Bureau of Investigation||Monitor||Introduced|
|SB 32||Revise the composition of the South Dakota Board of Social Work Examiners.||Changes makeup of who sits on the board||Monitor||Introduced|
|SB 37||Revise certain provisions regarding association health plans.||Sets up and clarifies parameters for Associations to offer Health Plans||Support||Introduced|
|SB 38||Provide for the carrying of a concealed pistol without a permit.||Allows Permitless Carry of a firearm.||Monitor||Introduced|
|SCR 2||To provide for legislative task forces to study, report, and develop and consider recommendations and proposed legislation regarding sustainable improvements to the continuum of mental health services available in the state.||Mental Health Task Force request for more task forces next legislative interim||Support||Hearing: Senate – Deferred to a future date|