Senator Jim White — 2017


Picture of Senator Jim White

Party: Republican
Term: Other House
District: 22
Counties: Beadle, Kingsbury
Occupation: Retired

Home Address:
1145 Beach Circle NE
Huron, SD 57350

Home: 605-352-8184
Capitol: 605-773-3821
Business:

Email: Jim.White@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 363 
Joint AppropriationsMember MTWThF 8:00 AM Room 362 
Legislative ProcedureMember Call of Chair 10:00 AM Room 413 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1064repeal certain obsolete provisions and references concerning weather modification programs. 
HB 1142enhance the support for public postsecondary technical institutes, to transfer certain funds, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
HC 1024Commending and honoring Ben Halbkat, of Huron, South Dakota, for receiving the rank of the Eagle Scout in the Boys Scouts of America. 

Co Sponsor

SB 84update certain statutes relating to notification of certain transfers. 
SB 90revise certain provisions related to the High School Activities Association. 
SB 119update and revise the statutes relating to the South Dakota Board on Geographic Names. 
SB 120provide for the registration and administration of navigators under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and to declare an emergency. 
SB 124revise certain reimbursement provisions relating to legislators-elect and newly appointed legislators. 
SB 131provide that a truancy complaint is grounds to refuse a certificate for excuse from school attendance. 
SB 143provide for a civil remedy for a bad faith assertion of patent infringement. 
SB 145encourage schools to provide instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. 
SB 149establish a pilot grant program for alternative care programs for adults with substance abuse issues, to provide a report to the Legislature, and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 154establish the Jolene's Law Task Force to study the impact of sexual abuse of children in this state and to make recommendations to the Legislature on policies to effectively address the issue. 
SB 165develop a systematic process for the performance management review of state agencies. 
SB 169provide for access to and use of public waters on public and private property and to protect private property rights for the citizens of South Dakota. 
SB 171recognize certain federal forms as sufficient to direct the disposition of the body of a servicemember. 
SB 174revise the bank franchise tax apportionment of income provisions. 
SB 175revise certain bank franchise tax provisions regarding net income and net operating losses. 
SB 177make an appropriation to provide contingency funds to be made available for unanticipated costs related to medical services and to declare an emergency. 
SB 179prohibit the use of certain handheld electronic wireless devices for electronic messaging while driving. 
SC 14Honoring Warner High School athletic teams on their outstanding performances in the 2013 season, resulting in the achievement of the Class B KELO Cup. 
SC 15Honoring the 2013 Warner High School Girls Basketball Team on their victorious performance at the 2012-2013 Class B South Dakota High School Girls Basketball State Tournament 
SC 16Honoring the Warner High School Volleyball Team for an excellent season and for its victorious performance at the 2013 Class B State Volleyball Tournament. 
SC 18Honoring former Senator Stan Adelstein for his service to the State of South Dakota. 
SC 19Commending and honoring LuAnn Lindskov, 2014 South Dakota Teacher of the Year. 
SC 20Honoring the Dakota Valley High School Dance Team on winning the 2013 Class A Dance Grand State Title for the fourth year in a row. 
SC 22Honoring the South Dakota Head Start Association. 
SCR 3Urging the members of the South Dakota Congressional delegation to sponsor and support the Marketplace Fairness Act, or similar legislation that would grant the states authority to collect sales and use tax on remote sales. 
SCR 4Celebrating and honoring the Historic Homestake Opera House in Lead on the occasion of its centennial on August 31, 2014. 
SCR 7Expressing support for all South Dakota high school students learning and practicing the basic skills of hands-only Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) prior to graduation. 
HB 1070sunset certain tax refund claims for an economic development incentive program that has been previously terminated and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1073provide for the cancellation of expired mechanic's and materialman's liens. 
HB 1081revise the computation of the promotional fee on wheat. 
HB 1086create a leased residential property classification and to establish the school district general fund levy for the property classification. 
HB 1120provide for alternative documentation of financial responsibility for vehicles. 
HB 1122define the limitations of interstate compacts relating to the collection of civil fines. 
HB 1131clarify that a credit card is not required to establish a revolving credit account. 
HB 1154authorize the commissioner of school and public lands to grant certain surface and subsurface easements to provide access to oil, gas, minerals, and geothermal resources. 
HB 1156allow the transmission of electronic documents related to insurance policies. 
HB 1204include certain funds in a school district's local effort for purposes of the state aid to general education formula. 
HB 1205create the school district tax revenue fund and to revise the distribution of certain tax revenues to school districts. 
HC 1033Honoring Kerri Young of Mitchell, South Dakota, on her outstanding achievement in Mitchell High School girls basketball. 

Hearings

No Hearings Scheduled