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Day 8 of 38
Legislative Daily Update: Day 8 of 38
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There were 2 bills introduce today that we will be watching. They are HB 1106 and 1107.
HB = House Bill SB = Senate Bill
SDWF comments on the Bill
Location of Bill and scheduled hearing of Bill
Link to actual Bill
HB 1046 allow certain resident farmers or ranchers to receive a big game license during the Black Hills deer season. This is a GFP Bill, it would establish a landowner preference tag for landowners in the Black Hills. SDWF supports Passed House Ag. To full House
HB 1047 revise certain provisions defining fur-bearing animals. GFP Bill it adds River Otter and Fisher to fur bearers list. SDWF supports Passed House Ag. To full House
HB 1081 extend the effective date of certain provisions regarding the recreational use of nonmeandered water. No hearing scheduled but has been sent to House State Affairs
HB 1106 authorize hunting preference points to be granted to persons age ten years or older. No Hearing Scheduled
HB 1107 revise and repeal various provisions regarding the construction and maintenance of county and township highways and bridges. No Hearing Scheduled
SB 24 extend the effective date of certain provisions regarding the recreational use of nonmeandering water. SDWF does not support the extension, we support passing equitable and fair water law. Passed Senate Ag, to full Senate
How to contact your Legislator:
Go to http://sdlegislature.gov/Legislators/ContactLegislator.aspx?Session=2018 this will pull up all members of the House and Senate simply click on the Legislator you want your message sent to and create or paste your message.
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Or call and leave a message with the pages; tell them who message is for, the message, who you are. The page will deliver your phone message to their desk
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