Commission

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Current Meeting Overview

Acting within its legislative mandates, the GFP Commission serves as the advocate and liason between the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks and its customers and partners. The Commission consists of eight members, appointed by the Governor for four year terms. 

Live Stream of Commission meetings is avaible for users wanting to listen to the meeting, but are unable to make it to the meeting itself.

October 7| 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. MT

October 8 | 8 a.m.-12 p.m. MT
Cadillac Jacks-360 Main ST. Deadwood, SD/Zoom and Conference Call | Livestream link https://www.sd.net/ 

Thursday Zoom Link:

Zoom Meeting Link: https://state-sd.zoom.us/j/94710669351?pwd=RlVtNnFWdUtYZUtDUHRnUmFkWXNqZz09 or join via conference call Dial 1 669 900 9128 Meeting ID: 947 1066 9351 Password: 196938

Friday Zoom Link:

Zoom Meeting Link: https://state-sd.zoom.us/j/92993377687?pwd=M2JtRUV1MHFNeEhkVUpEKzNuTFR1Zz09 or join via conference call Dial 1 669 900 9128 Meeting ID: 929 9337 7687 Password: 786528

This meeting will be held in person, via zoom/conference call, and livestream.  To listen to the entire meeting beginning at 2:00 p.m. MT via livestream at https://www.sd.net/.  

The open forum will begin at 2:00 p.m. MT on October 7. To provide comments join the meeting in person, via zoom or conference call per the info below.  To conduct the open forum as efficiently as possible we ask those wishing to testify to register by 1:00 pm MT by email to Rachel.comes@state.sd.us. Testifiers should provide their full names, whom they are representing, city of residence, and which proposed topic they will be addressing.


Written comments can be submitted at https://gfp.sd.gov/forms/positions/. To be included in the public record comments must include full name and city of residence and meet the submission deadline of seventy-two hours before the meeting (not including the day of the meeting)

Conflicts of Interest Disclosure Requirements 

All South Dakota state government boards and commissions are subject to the conflicts of interest disclosure requirements contained in Chapter 3-23 of the South Dakota Codified Laws. The GFP Commission will comply with the requirements of this law by following a procedure for the conflict of interest disclosure. At the beginning of each GFP Commission meeting, the chair reads paragraphs 1-5 and asks if any commissioner has a conflict that needs to be disclosed. If any commissioner discloses conflict, the chair will finish reading paragraphs 5-9. Then the Commission will consider and act upon the conflict.