Appropriations Committee, South Dakota House of Representatives

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The Appropriations Committee is a standing committee of the South Dakota House of Representatives.

Per Section H3-1 of the House Rules, committees of the South Dakota House of Representatives are chosen by the Speaker of the House in consultation with the Minority Leader. The rules do not specify when or how often committees are assigned. The Speaker of the House will appoint the chair and vice chair of each committee. The Speaker and the Speaker Pro Tempore will serve as members of the Legislative Procedure Committee, with the The Speaker serving as its chair.[1]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: South Dakota Legislator Reference Book

Function

The Appropriations Committee deals with the general appropriation bill, which contains the budgets of all departments of state government; all bills for special appropriation of state revenues; and bills relating to the appropriation process.[2][3]

Members

2013-2014

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.

Appropriations Members, 2013
Democratic members (2)Republican members (7)
Spencer HawleyFred Romkema, Chair
Susan WismerLance Carson, Vice Chair
Jim Bolin
Dan Dryden
Don Haggar
Mark Mickelson
Dick Werner

2011-2012

2009-2010

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