Day 8 of 38

Friday, January 19, 2018

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

House Bills:

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

Senate Bills:

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


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Senate 773-3821

House 773-3851

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Categories: 2018 Legislative Bills


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