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In Touch 2/28/24

Dean Berry, Northern State head baseball coach joins us to talk about the upcoming season…

In Touch 2/27/24

Dr. Kane Anderson with Northern State joins us to talk about the upcoming production of “Meteor Shower”…

Gov. Noem signs host of bills into law

Today, Governor Noem signed the following 21 bills into law:

  • SB 5 extends the termination date of the Juvenile Justice Oversight Council and modifies its membership requirements;
  • SB 6 authorizes community response teams to recommend alternative community-based resources for children alleged to be delinquent and children alleged to be in need of supervision prior to adjudication;
  • SB 50 revises the crime of witness tampering;
  • SB 72 revises provisions related to the discharge of a defendant restored to competency;
  • SB 78 creates the South Dakota Board of Physical Therapy and makes an appropriation therefor;
  • SB 81 repeals outdated sections regarding enhanced concealed carry permit requirements;
  • SB 86 requires candidates for party precinct committeeman or committeewoman to include an email address and phone number in the written statement submitted to the county auditor;
  • SB 132 revises the appointment of legislators to the Agricultural Land Assessment Implementation and Oversight Advisory Task Force;
  • SB 182 establishes a uniform method for calculating high school credit received from completing postsecondary courses;
  • SB 198 allows medical cannabis establishments to maintain certain cardholder data;
  • SB 204 expands critical incident stress management to health care facility personnel providing emergency services;
  • HB 1006 increases the funding for construction of an addition to the Kinsman Building in Pierre and makes an appropriation therefor;
  • HB 1007 adds emergency medical services personnel to Class B public safety membership of the South Dakota Retirement System;
  • HB 1009 updates and clarifies certain provisions relating to the South Dakota Retirement System;
  • HB 1032 makes an appropriation for the demolition and reconstruction of the agricultural-use structures at the South Dakota State University;
  • HB 1056 modifies the limit of consecutive terms for members of the Board of Technical Education;
  • HB 1114 revises the qualifications to be a member of a county recount board;
  • HB 1162 authorizes employers to acquire and make available opioid antagonists;
  • HB 1189 requires certain entities owning agricultural land to report foreign beneficial ownership interests;
  • HB 1191 clarifies the duties of truancy officers; and,
  • HB 1215 revises certain provisions regarding the operation of a golf cart on a state or county highway.

Governor Noem has signed 118 bills into law and vetoed 1 this legislative session.



In Touch 2/28/24

Dean Berry, Northern State head baseball coach joins us to talk about the upcoming season…