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Key Votes

HB 1261 - Firearm Possession on College Campuses - Key Vote

South Dakota Key Votes




Stage Details

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (63-3) - (Key vote)

Title: Firearm Possession on College Campuses

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prevents colleges and technical schools from restricting the right to carry or possess a firearm. Allows institutions to require that guns in campus dormitories be stored in locked gun safes whenever they are not in the immediate possession of the gun's owner.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Firearm Possession on College Campuses

Committee Sponsors


  • Thomas J. Brunner (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dennis R. Schmidt (SD - R) (Out Of Office)


  • Jerry Apa (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Joni M. Cutler (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Brock L. Greenfield (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gordon K. Howie (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary L. Jerke (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark K. Kirkeby (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank J. Kloucek (SD - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Al Koistinen (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kenneth McNenny (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • William M. 'Bill' Napoli (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kristi Noem (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Larry R. Rhoden (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Donald D. 'Don' Van Etten (SD - R) (Out Of Office)
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