Taxation Committee, South Dakota State Senate

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The Taxation Committee is a standing committee of the South Dakota State Senate.

Per Section S4-1 of the Senate Rules, committees of the South Dakota State Senate are chosen by the President Pro Tempore and Minority Leader. Committees are assigned after the general election.[1] The President of the Senate is an ex officio member of the Legislative Procedure Committee and the President Pro Tempore is the chair of the Legislative Procedure Committee.[2] For all other standing committees, the member that is announced first serves as the chair of the committee.[3]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: South Dakota Legislator Reference Book

Function

The Taxation Committee deals with bills relating to the levying and collection of property, sales, and other taxes; assessment procedures; mill levies; and classification of property.[4][5]

Members

2013-2014

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

Taxation Members, 2013
Democratic members (1)Republican members (6)
Chuck WelkeRyan Maher, Chair
Jeff Monroe, Vice Chair
Bob Ewing
Mark Kirkeby
David Omdahl
Ernie Otten

2011-2012

2009-2010

Note: Maher switched his party affiliation to Republican in March 2010.

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