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2021 Legislative Updates

The 2021 South Dakota Legislative Session is here.

All bill activities for both the House and the Senate that we are following for this session will be listed here.

Updates are made at least once a week.

House Bills

BILL NUMBER BILL PURPOSE
HB 1034  Revise certain youth hunting requirements.
HB 1035  Remove the locking seal requirement for the transportation of big game animals.
HB 1036  Correct technical errors in certain code cross-references regarding the Department of Game, Fish and Parks.
HB 1042  Revise certain provisions regarding riparian buffer strips.
HB 1047  Provide limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners.

Senate Bills

BILL NUMBER BILL PURPOSE
SB 47  Make an appropriation for the maintenance and repair of state-owned dams and to declare an emergency.
SB 54  Make an appropriation to build a bison visitor center in Custer State Park and to declare an emergency.
SB 72  Revise notification requirements for listing and delisting species on the threatened and endangered species list.
SB 74  Revise certain provisions regarding drones.
SB 76  Revise provisions regarding public access to certain meandered bodies of waters.